- Our Departments
Responsibilities of the Highway Department<br>
- Supervising maintenance and construction on all county roads and bridges
- Purchasing and maintaining equipment
BRIDGE CONSTRUCTION 5.8 MILES and 6.5 MILES NORTH OF BRUCE, SD
Brookings SD, November 7, 2016:
The above referenced project is scheduled to start Monday, November 14, 2016. Work entails replacement of 2 bridges on County Road 7 north of Bruce. The roadway will be closed to through traffic during structure replacement with a detour provided. Detour route and project location can be viewed at the link below. The project will continue to progress through the winter with a completion sometime next spring.
Detour Route & Project Location Map
Brookings County Highway Department
Bridges & Roads
Brookings County Highway Department maintains 220 bridges. One hundred and sixty three structures have a span length greater than 20 feet and 34 are box culverts. The department also maintains 394 miles of county roads (133 miles of gravel roads and 261 miles of hard-surface roads).
Highway Department Forms & Applications
Brookings County Five-Year Road and Bridge Plan
can be viewed at: Five Year Road and Bridge Plan PDF
Brookings County Master Transportation Plan
can be viewed at: Brookings County Master Transportation Plan