Highway Department

Jim Olson - County Highway Engineer

Brian Shepard - Construction Manager

Jona Jacobson - Maintenance Superintendent

Highway Department News...
  • Spring Load Restrictions In Effect for Becker County Roads

    Spring load restrictions took effect on all Becker County Roads on Friday, March 13, 2015 at 12:01am.  A map of County roads with their weight limits can be found at this link. Further information on Spring Load Restrictions can be found on the MnDOT Seasonal Load Limits website

  • County Board and City Council Award Washington Avenue Reconstruction Project

    Bids for the Washington Avenue Project were opened on Tuesday, February 17th. The Becker County Board of Commissioners and Detroit Lakes City Council held a special meeting on Thursday evening, February 19th to review the bids, discuss the options and award the project. Read more...

Mission Statement:

It is the Mission of the Becker County Highway Department to provide the safest highway system possible for the residents and visitors of the County by providing efficient and timely maintenance services and continued cost effective construction improvements.

Becker County Highway Building