Welcome to Lincoln County Minnesota

Highway Department

Projects |Policies |Forms & Permits |Maps | Notices |Links


Joe Wilson   County Engineer

Sheri Hauschild Office Manager/ Accountant


Patricia Paradis - Beernaert   Technician


Kari Meyer-Thovson Technician


Kyra Pavek- Technician


Donald Scholten Maintenance Superintendent

Ryan Drietz Shop Foreman

Location: Photo of the Lincoln County Highway Department Building
221 North Wallace Avenue
Ivanhoe MN 56142

Please remit mail to:
Lincoln County Highway Department
PO Box 97, Ivanhoe MN 56142

We have maintenance shops located in Hendricks, Ivanhoe, Lake Benton and Tyler.

Winter Hours (October 1 -April 30):
7:30 a.m. 4:00 p.m. Monday Friday


Summer Hours (May 1 - September 30):

7:00 a.m. 4:30 p.m. Monday Thursday

7:00 a.m. 11:00 a.m. Friday

Phone: 507-694-1464
Fax: 507-694-1101

What We Do



Forms & Permits



The Lincoln County Highway Department is responsible for making the roadways in Lincoln County safe for the traveling public. Through daily maintenance, design and highway construction the Lincoln County Highway Department is maximizing your gas tax dollars.


Plans and Proposals will now be available free of charge by downloading Plan and Proposal PDF files from this website. Proposals downloaded from this website will not have the Schedule of Prices sheets or Back Sheet included, but you may request this information using the form below. 

If desired, Bidder may obtain a printed copy of the Plans and Proposal for the amount listed in the advertisement by contacting the Lincoln County Highway Department at highway@co.lincoln.mn.us.

IMPORTANT NOTICE: If you are a Bidder who chooses to download bidding documents from this website, it is YOUR RESPONSIBILITY to complete the information in the PDF file and send it to the Lincoln County Highway Department. After this information is received by Lincoln County, the Schedule of Prices sheets and Back Sheet will be emailed to you for bidding purposes. You will also receive any Addendums that may be issued on the Project. When submitting a sealed bid, the complete Proposal, along with the Schedule of Prices sheets and Back Sheet, must be submitted.

You may contact the Lincoln County Highway Department at 507-694-1464 with any questions.

Current Projects:

County Contract No. 03-2024

County Contract No. 02-2024
Culvert Replacement

County Contract No. 04-2023
Gravel Crushing (Skime Pit)

County Contract No. 03-2023
ADA Curb Ramps and Driveways

County Contract No. 02-2023
Placement of Precast Concrete Box Culverts

County Contract No. 01-2023
Placement of Precast Concrete Box Culverts


Notice is hereby given that the Lincoln County Board of Commissioners on January 2, 2018, designated the Lincoln County Web Site as the official publication of legal notices for transportation projects, pursuant to the authority contained in Minn. Stat. 331A.12  Web Site Advertisement for Transportation Project bids.

Policies Right of Way Policy

Road Closure Policy

Snow and Ice Removal Policy

Forms & Permits

Access Permit  ($50 Fee | $300 Deposit)

Overweight/Over-Dimension Permit Application (with rules and map)

Over-Dimension Permit Application (with rules and map)

Drainage Permit  ($50 Fee)

Road Closure Application

Special Agricultural Products Permit (with map)

Utility Permit

"Working In The Right-of-Way" Form

Adopt-a-Highway Agreement




Links Minnesota Department of Transportation (MNDOT)

The documents above are presented in PDF format. 
If you do not currently have Acrobat Reader, click here to download a FREE version.

Lincoln County Courthouse, 319 N. Rebecca, PO Box 79, Ivanhoe, MN 56142  | Phone: 507-694-1000 , Fax: 507-694-1198

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