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Crow Wing County Highway Department

Crow Wing County schedules road maintenance for next week
8 hours 26 min ago
November 21, 2017
According to the highway department, County Road 115 is a highly dense residential area with many lots less than an acre, and "years of increasing traffic volumes, inadequate drainage, and inconsistent roadway maintenance" have left County Road 115 "in very poor condition." / Google maps
County Road 115 open house scheduled in Nisswa
November 21, 2017 - 5:00am
November 15, 2017
County Road 115 open house scheduled in Nisswa
November 15, 2017 - 10:30am
November 10, 2017
The Crow Wing County Highway Department uses anti-icing to improve a vehicle's traction by allowing the tires to stay in contact with the road’s surface. Anti-icing is a process of mixing salt and water together to create a brine solution applied to county roads. Submitted photo
Crow Wing County uses anti-icing technique
November 10, 2017 - 8:00am
November 4, 2017
The Crow Wing County Highway Department, explained the plans to reconstruct 3.2 miles of CSAH 13, from County Road 137 to County State Aid Highway 4, in 2020. Plans include adding 6 feet of paved shoulders to each side, rebuilding ditches to meet safety standards and widening the right of way from 66 feet to 100 feet. / Google maps
CSAH 13: Project aims to improve safety on crash-ridden highway
November 4, 2017 - 4:00am
October 18, 2017
Kris Karr (left), Crow Wing County transportation specialist, listens Tuesday to Andrew Kubista, driving simulator program manager for the Minnesota Department of Transportation, inside a snowplow driving simulator at the Crow Wing County Highway Department. Snowplow drivers were tested with different scenarios inside the simulator. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch Videoplay button
State's snowplow simulators stress safety
October 18, 2017 - 1:00pm
July 25, 2017
2017 Highway Safety Improvement Projects
July 25, 2017 - 9:00am
Browser the Library Cat: Summer ending, along with reading program
July 25, 2017 - 5:30am
June 5, 2017
Crow Wing County is working with a property owner to purchase a parcel at the intersection of county highways 3 and 4. The property may be used as part of future improvements to the intersection, one of the busiest on the county highway system. Source: Crow Wing County
Crow Wing County Board: Planning an intersection fix
June 5, 2017 - 3:33pm
May 23, 2017
Crow Wing County uses portable traffic signal lights
May 23, 2017 - 6:30am
May 5, 2017
The Crow Wing County Highway Department has entered into a contract with Anderson Brothers Construction for bituminous surfacing and safety improvements on Crow Wing County highways 11 and 16. Closeup of C.W. County map
Road work scheduled on CSAH 11, CSAH 16
May 5, 2017 - 5:50am
February 12, 2017
A graph shows the county's revenue collected from its sales tax, compared to projections. The green bar represents the actual revenue collected. The other two bars are two projections used for comparison -- the blue bar represents an inflated top end of sales taxes collected in the cities of Brainerd and Baxter, and the orange bar represents about 75 percent of that top end. Source: Crow Wing County
Crow Wing County: Sales tax revenue exceeds expectations
February 12, 2017 - 11:40pm
January 10, 2017
The Crow Wing County Highway Department tested an ice breaker plow attachment on several county highways last week. The attachment, one of the newest tools used by the Minnesota Department of Transportation, is used to break up ice bonded to roads.
Source: Crow Wing County
Formidable foe: Ice build up on roads proving tough to tackle
January 10, 2017 - 11:44pm
January 9, 2017
Winter driving safety suggestions
January 9, 2017 - 10:07pm
Crow Wing County shares rules regarding snow
January 9, 2017 - 10:07pm