Roads

Le Sueur County maintains about 507 miles of road. About 314 miles are paved and 193 miles are gravel surfaced. 

Maintenance Activities

Maintenance activities include items like: 

  • Mowing the Road Side
  • Noxious Weed Control
  • Patching Pavement
  • Placing Gravel
  • Sealing Cracks
  • Signing
  • Snow and Ice Control

Staff

Our maintenance staff includes motor patrol operators, truck drivers, heavy equipment operators, and mechanics. 

Construction Activities

Construction activities include items like earthwork, paving, seal coats, and highway striping. 

Staff

Our construction staff is responsible for implementing construction projects. The work includes: 

  • Acquiring Rights-of-Way
  • Preparing Plans
  • Supervising Construction Projects
  • Surveys
  • Writing Contracts

Typical road projects are a 1 ½ inch bituminous overlay or constructing wide earth shoulders on a road with narrow shoulders.