Highway Department

The Washington County Highway Department maintains a proud tradition of providing exceptional winter service to the citizens of Washington County while also providing preventative road maintenance to protect our infrastructure investments.

Highway Department Office

 

Our Vision...

The vision of the Washington County Highway Department is to be fiscally responsible while proactively addressing the needs of the citizens and businesses by providing a safe and well-maintained transportation network.

 

Our Mission...

The mission of the Washington County Highway Department is to provide a safe, reliable, accessible, and efficient highway and public transit system.

 

Our Jurisdiction...

The Washington County Highway Department is responsible for the maintenance of approximately 515 lane miles of State Trunk Highway under the direction of the Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) and the maintenance, permitting, and construction of approximately 390 lane miles of County Trunk Highway. County Trunk Highways are labeled with letters such as CTH Q or CTH K and State Trunk Highways are labeled with numbers such as STH 164 or STH 33.

Washington County Roadway Map

 

Contact Us

  • Highway Department Office

    900 Lang Street
    West Bend, WI 53090

    (View Map)

    Phone:262-335-4435 Email the Highway Department

    Days Available:Monday - Friday Hours Available:7:00 AM - 4:00 PM (winter schedule)

  • Scott M. Schmidt, PE, PLSDirector of Public Works

  • Joshua GlassAssistant Highway Commissioner