Larry Haukos, County Engineer

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 485, Wheaton, MN 56296

Street Address:  708  3rd Ave North, Wheaton, MN 56296

Phone: (320) 563-4848

Fax:  (320) 563-8734


The main objective of the Traverse County Highway Department is the construction and maintenance of County Highways and Bridges, County State Aid Highways and Bridges and Township Roads and Bridges. The goal of the Highway Department is to ensure that the roadways and bridge structures in the county are designed according to Federal and State guidelines, constructed according to the contract specifications and properly maintained to ensure the safety of the traveling public. To accomplish these tasks, the department staffs a Senior Engineering Technician, Highway Technician, Accountant, Maintenance Supervisor, Mechanic, Sign Technician, and a number of Maintenance Workers.


Spring 2017 Road Restrictions starting February 21, 2017 at 12:01 AM:

Mn DOT 2017 Spring Road Restrictions Central Frost Zone


Spring 2017 Road Restrictions ENDING April 17, 2017 at 12:01 AM:

Mn/DOT Ending Spring Road Restrictions 2017 Central Frost Zone including Traverse County

For more information on road restrictions, please open this link:


Upcoming Construction Projects:

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