Public Works

Mission Statement

The mission of the Polk County Public Works is to plan, develop, and maintain an environmentally sound infrastructure for all citizens of Polk County.

Polk County Public Works consists of several departments that work together in order to provide a great service to the citizens of Polk County. The following departments make up the Polk County Public Works:

  • Ag and Drainage
  • Engineering
  • Geographic Information System (GIS)
  • Maintenance
  • Parks and Recreation


Anatomy of a Winter Storm

Minnesota Department of Transportation MnDOT posts videos to explain what we do, how we do it, how the driving public can be safer on the roads. This video features Winter Work Zones and Snow Removal.