The Boone County Secondary Roads Department will CLOSE ALL SHEDS TO THE PUBLIC as a response to the COVID-19 virus effective March 19th thru April 10th, but is subject to change.
Our focus is on both containing the spread of the virus and mitigating its potential impact to protect the Citizens of Boone County while still providing the services that we have all come to expect.
If you have any questions, please contact the Engineer's office at 515-433-0530.
The Road Department is in charge of construction and maintenance for all of the county roads and bridges. This includes 192 miles of paved and 786 miles of granular surfaced roadways. Excluded from the county system are roads that are located within the corporate limits of any town, as well as highways on the State system (i.e. U.S. Hwy 30 and Hwy 169, IA Hwy 17, Hwy 144 and Hwy 210).
The Department has 38 employees, with 33 assigned to the Maintenance division. The engineer, assistant engineer, technical and administrative staff are located in the Boone County Courthouse, Boone, Iowa. Main maintenance facilities are located at Boone, Ogden and Madrid. Satellite shops are located in Berkley, Boxholm, Mackey and Luther.