Engineering & Secondary Road Department

Road To Be Closed For Improvement

"Road To Be Closed For Improvement" signs have been placed throughout the County to help prepare the travelling public for upcoming construction within rural Linn County. Select here for an interactive map and here for a printable map that shows projects that are scheduled for completion in 2016.

To receive detailed information about a specific project via text or email, please select the 'Notify Me" icon located on the left side of this page.  You will be prompted to create a free account for this service then select which projects you would like to be notified of. Please contact our office at 319-892-6400 if you need assistance with this service.

Mission
 
"Make Good Roads"

The Linn County Secondary Road Department maintains 1,147 miles of roads and 259 bridges.   Approximately 378 miles (32%) of the road system is hard surfaced (asphalt, concrete or seal coat) and the remaining is rock surfaced.  The County is divided into four maintenance districts which provide the following services:  snow removal, drainage maintenance, road blading, shoulder maintenance, roadway patching, dust control, pavement markings, right-of-way conformance, roadside plantings and mowing, sign maintenance, etc. 

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