The Pawnee County Road and Bridge Department is responsible for:
Maintain a safe and passable highway and infrastructure system throughout Pawnee County.
Annual road resurfacing
Bridge repair and replacement
Culvert repair and replacement
Right of way maintenance
Snow and ice removal
Sign maintenance and traffic control upgrades
The Highway Department employs crews consisting of skilled laborers, drivers and mechanics. The Highway Department maintains county highways by repairing and resurfacing pavements and berms, mowing roadsides, removing debris, installing traffic signs, and constructing culverts and bridges. In winter months, they plow and salt roads to keep traffic moving safely.