Welcome to the Koochiching County Highway Department

Our goal is to provide a high level of cost effective service and maintenance to the Koochiching County roadways and bridges.  Ensuring that all residents, visitors and businesses have access to a safe and functional transportation system.
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Koochiching County Spring Load Restrictions

Koochiching County will be removing Spring Load Restrictions on paved County and Unorganized Township roads effective Monday May 3rd, 2021 at 6:00am.  Spring Load Restrictions will remain in place on gravel roads for a minimum of two additional weeks.  For a map of all the affected roads, please see below.  The Koochiching County Highway Department appreciates everyone’s cooperation during this time period.  Please feel free to contact Wally Pritchard (218-324-2957) or Trent Nicholson (218-283-1187) with any questions. 

Map - Spring Load Restrictions

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