Saturday December 14, 2019
Hours 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. Monday - Friday

Alerts

Davison County Courthouse offices including State and County Offices will be CLOSED on December 23, 2019, December 24, 2019, and December 25, 2019 in observance of the Christmas Holiday.

Vehicle Renewals for those people with their last name starting with  T/U/V/W/X/Y/Z are due by Nov 30th.

 

Highway Department

Highway Shop

 

The Davison County Highway Department is dedicated to the safety of citizens and the traveling public; maintaining the roads and bridges in the county.

 

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Rusty Weinberg-Superintendent

Email: highway@davisoncounty.org

Phone: (605) 995-8625
Fax: (605) 995-8624

Mailing Address:
1224 West 5th Ave.
Mitchell, SD 57301

Office Hours:   Mon-Fri: 8:00-5:00

Shop Hours:   Mon-Thu: 7:00-5:30

 

Responsibilities

Responsible for the coordination of the maintenance of the Davison County Highway system. Functions as project coordinator on gravel, bridge, and right-of-way projects as well as other necessary jobs and activities. The highway department may be on call 24 hours a day, seven days a week including all holidays, Saturdays and Sundays.

Maintenance and snow removal will be provided by the Davison County Highway shop for all township roads except for those located in Prosper, Rome and Tobin. Any problems with the roads in those townships should be directed to the Township Chairman. To find out who your chairman is, click on Township Board Members.

Current County Road Closures: 

406th Avenue between 259th and 260th Street
411th Avenue between 258th and 259th Street
401st Avenue between 259th and 260th Street
396th Avenue between 258th and 259th Street
259th Street between 395th and 396th Avenue
267th Street between 410th and 411th Avenue
245th Street between 410th and 411th Avenue (open, but water over the road)

All damage must be reported on the Damage Assessment Site Worksheet-Roads and Culverts

To access a video on how to complete the form, click on PDA Video Link

To access the 2-27-2018 Township Board Member Presentation, click on Township Presentation-Highway & Weed Department

Davison County conducted a Master Transportation plan. To find out more, click the link below:
 
The 2015 Legislature worked on a variety of bills to increase funding for roads. All legislation and presentations can be found below:

 

Curious where your fuel tax, vehicle excise tax, license plate fees, and wheel taxes are going? Click on this link.

 

2019 Highway Bids

Road Closures/Highway Construction Projects for 2019. For full description click below

  • Blacktop Mat Overlay-May to June
  • Chipseal-July 1st to August 1st
  • Gravel Roads-July to August
  • Patching Roads-June to August
  • Crack Sealing-March to April (weather dependent)
  • Bridge Repair-March to November (weather dependent)

Due to the large amount of road work that needs to be done in the townships and on the county roads because of the recent flooding we will be working on maintenance in the Townships starting 4/24/19 and will keep the public posted as to which township we will be working on next. Thank you for your patience

-Beulah township starting 4/24/19, Blendon & Badger township starting 4/25/19, Perry & Mitchell township starting 4/29/19

*for a video on how our projects are done click below

The Davison county highway would like to thank the public for their cooperation and patience while construction, paving projects, crack sealing and gravel projects are being completed. Thank you Rusty Weinberg, Superintendent

Road Load Limits

Davison County Load limits are no longer in effect. For full description click below:

Special Spring Overweight or Oversize Permits can be downloaded below

Regular Overweight or Oversize Permits can be downloaded below

PERMIT FEE:

Overwidth-Annual $75.00
Overwidth-3 day Trip $50.00
Overweight-Annual $300.00
Overweight-3 Day Trip $150.00

* Permits must be approved and signed by the Davison County Highway Superintendent before the permit is legal.

Private Land Driveway Approach Applications can be downloaded below

 

Snow Removal Policy

Davison County Snow Removal Procedure


 

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