Engineering/Roads

Location

County Engineering & Court House Annex
223 South 6th St,
Council Bluffs, Iowa 51501

Office Hours

7:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Monday - Friday

Phone Numbers

Office: 712.328.5608
Fax: 712.328.4751

Miles of Pride

The Pottawattamie County Secondary Roads Department is responsible for all construction and maintenance on the county highway system. Pottawattamie County’s road system is made up of  959 square miles, the second largest in the State of Iowa. The Secondary Roads Department has 251 paved two-lane miles and 1231 unpaved two-lane miles with 346 bridges, 1700+ culverts, and approximately 17,000 signs.

We have 64 employees and 10 maintenance shops:
Avoca, Caledonia, Carson, Central, Hancock, Honey Creek, Keg Creek, Lewis, Underwood, Walnut


Engineering & Secondary Roads Contacts:

County Engineer’s Office   712.328.5608
Underwood Shop   712.566.2779
Carson Shop   712.484.3814
Central Shop, primary   712.566.2722
Central Shop, secondary   712.482.3033
County Communications Center   712.328.5737    (After Hours)

Current Projects:
Project Updates*Updated 6/27/2018*


Permit Forms: 
One Stop Permit Application  * Same day permit approval is not guaranteed. 
Entrance Permit Application
Utility Permit Application


Other Useful Links:
Engineering/ Roads AVL Map
Service Request Form
www.iowacountyroads.org
Stop Signs Are Not Always The Answer *Released 1/26/2016*

Section Corner Search

Road Improvement Policy
Secondary Road Snow and Ice Policy

http://www.iowadot.gov/mvd/omve/truckguide.pdf 

 

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Pottawattamie County Emergency Notification System

Pottawattamie Alert is the countywide emergency notification system serving all residents within Pottawattamie County and its communities.

Part of the Alert Iowa System, Pottawattamie Alert is a high-speed notification and weather warning service. This no-charge service is available to businesses and residents of Pottawattamie County and its Communities that allows public officials to warn citizens of pending emergencies, critical public information during disasters, recommended protective actions, and provides automated severe weather warnings tailored to your preferences. The system can also be used to provide other important information to communities.

REGISTER TODAY – CLICK THE POTTAWATTAMIE ALERT LOGO