Public Works



Public Works Entrance 

The Mission of Olmsted County Public Works is to plan, develop, and maintain an environmentally sound infrastructure for all citizens of Olmsted County.

Olmsted County Public Works is taking emergency measures needed control the spread of COVID-19. The 2122 Public Works Office and the Public Works Service Center are currently closed to the public. We are able to continue providing many services via phone and online. READ MORE

Please note that under Governor Walz’s Executive Order 20-81, masks are now required to enter any of our government buildings or when waiting outside to receive services. For a full description of the Executive Order and related exemptions, please visit the State of Minnesota website.

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Access the New Road Closure Map Here

CR = County Road, CSAH = County State Aid Highway 


The County Board is working with legislators to discuss funding options for the County Road 104/TH 14 intersection because of the on-going safety issues and concerns.

The Olmsted County Public Works Team put the following YouTube videos together (the first is a 2-minute compilation and the second is a 9-minute compilation, both made from several increments of time taken during the morning peak of 7-7:30 AM) to show firsthand some of the dangers and traffic flow of the current design... of the intersection.


The following documents consist of various elements including test, table, graphs, etc. If you need assistance interpreting them or would like to request this document in an alternate format, please contact Olmsted County Public Works at 507 328-7070.

Final 2020-2024 Capital Improvement Plan (1.11 MB)

Biermann House Media Statement October 2017 (307 KB)

2122 Campus Drive SE Suite 200 - Rochester MN 55904
Phone: 507 328-7070
Fax: 507 328-7090

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