Frequently Asked Questions

What are the changes for Vehicle and Farm Implement axle load rules??

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Spring Weight Restrictions for 2019 will go into effect at 12:01 AM, on Friday, March 15, 2019.

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Click to View State Emergency Road Closures State 511 Road

Click for State Road Construction 511 Road Map

County Road Closures & Construction: 

All gravel roads are in very poor condition due to snow filled ditches, frost and rain.

 The following gravel roads are closed:

1 in Winnebago City Twp

19 in Brush Creek Twp

25 in Kiester Twp

25 in Foster Twp

27 in Walnut Lake Twp

31 in Clark Twp

108 in Barber Twp

111 in Seely Twp on state line

112 in Seel/Brush Creek Twps

119 in Brush Creek Twp

219 in Seely/Rome Twp

The County currently does not have a policy to provide sand and sand bags to residents. Please contact your commissioner if you think we should have one.

Current Construction Projects



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Construction Updates

Winter Driving Tips

Faribault County would like to remind drivers that snowplow operators are out in full force dealing with freezing rain, snow and wind and they offer the following advice to motorists ...


Plans: Logged In

Click here to view other projects being bid on MnDot's State-Aid EAdvert website  All Construction Projects will be published and let using One Office and listed on our eGram page. Our ...


Construction Safety

Use caution and drive safely. If possible, use alternate routes. Remember as you travel through the work zone, to reduce your speed, adjust your lane position away from workers, and prepare ...


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Public Announcements

Flashing Yellow Arrows

  MnDOT District 7 installs new flashing yellow arrows on traffic signals in south central Minnesota As the Minnesota Department of Transportation wraps up construction for the 2017 season on projects throughout ...


Gross Weight Limitations

  After December 31, 2009- A person operating or towing an implement of husbandry on a bridge must comply with the gross weight limitations of a ...


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Faribault County Highway Dept.

P.O. Box 325
727 E 5th Street
Blue Earth, MN 56013

Phone: 507-526-3291
Fax: 507-526-5159

Hours: 7:30-4:00

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