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Highway Permit Policy

​Dakota County requires a permit for the following:

  • To participate in the "Adopt-A-Highway" program. 
  • To work within the County right-of-way. 
  • To construct an approach or access connection, such as a driveway, street, or field entrance, to the County highway system.  
  • To install any utilities within County road right-of-way.
  • To hold any special activities impacting County roadways. 
  • To move overweight and oversized loads over County highways. 
  • To allow low-maintenance landscape plantings on County Highway right-of-way. Those receiving the permit are responsible for maintenance. 

Fees will be charged where applicable, prior to issuing permits.

For more information or to apply for a permit, go to the Highway Permits page or contact the Right of Way/Permits Coordinator at 952-891-7115.

Last updated: 11/12/2012 10:29 AM