Barnes County Highway Department
The Barnes County Highway Department is responsible for the efficient planning, design, construction and maintenance of roads, bridges and culverts within the County of Barnes. The Department provides for the overall management, direction, coordination and budgeting for approximately 330 miles of County black top and gravel roads. There are 20 full-time employees and 3 part-time seasonal employees on staff.
5-4-2015 - As of 7:00 AM, Spring Load Restrictions have been lifted on all county asphalt roads with the exception of Barnes County 17s (Old #1). Restrictions of 6 ton per axel and 35 MPH will remain in effect on all Barnes County gravel roads until further notice.
5-14-15 NOTICE OF ROAD CLOSURE
Current seasonal load restriction information is available at the Barnes County Highway Department or online at www.barnescounty.us.