Ellsworth Co Highway Dept. is located at 408 W 15th St. on Old Hwy 40
Office hours are 7:30 am to 4:00 pm Monday thru Friday.
Rick Nondorf is the road superintendent.
Ellsworth County maintains 80 miles of paved roads, 160 miles of gravel roads and 762 bridges. Maps showing the County maintained roads can be viewed on the Township's page.
NOTICE OF CLOSURE:
14th Road between Ave X and Ave Y is closed in Thomas Township.
Permits are required for any type of work in the County right-of-ways. Permits can be obtained by contacting the office.
Moving permits are also required. They may be obtained by contacting the County clerk’s office.
Ellsworth County has job openings only when positions open up. We have pre-employment drug screenings and monthly random drug testing.
Snow – all County blacktop and gravel roads are opened starting as soon as possible with snow problem only.
Ice – salt trucks will only salt roads (paved) when temperature reaches 20 degrees F or above. Sunshine on the salt will let us salt with lower temperatures.