Health, Financial & Social Services

1 Story
Posted on: June 29, 2015

New Vulnerable Adult (VA) Reporting System Effective July 1, 2015

Minnesota has a new central system for reporting suspected maltreatment of vulnerable adults. For more information on the new statewide common entry point for VA reports, follow the link below.

Vulnerable Adult (VA) Reporting System

Highway Department

7 Stories
Posted on: July 30, 2015

RR Crossing at County Road 37 West of Maple Lake to be Temporarily Closed Beginning 8/4

The RR crossing at CSAH 37, about one-quarter (1/4) mile west of the City of Maple Lake will be closed to all traffic from 6:30 am on Tuesday, August 4, until 4:30 pm on Friday, August 7, while the Canadian Pacific Railway makes repairs to this crossing.

Posted on: July 29, 2015

MnDOT to Host Public Open House July 30th - Highway 25 Project in Buffalo

The public is invited to attend and open house by the Minnesota Department of Transportation to learn more about the State Highway 25 Reconstruction Project in Buffalo. The open house will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. Thursday, July 30, at Buffalo City Hall,...Read on...

MnDOT Hwy 25 Project link
Posted on: July 27, 2015

Highway 37 Closure @ RR Crossing just west of Maple Lake

The Wright County Highway Department would like to inform the public of a four-day highway closing from Tuesday, August 4th through Friday, August 7th, 2015.

The Canadian Pacific Railway will be repairing the crossing on Highway 37, just south of TH 55...Read on...

Map of approximate closure location on Hwy 37
Posted on: July 22, 2015

County State Aid Highway 12 Construction Update - July 23, 2015

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We greatly appreciate your patience during the disruption and inconvenience that is inherent in the process of constructing a new highway. Please see the contacts listed in Newsletter #5 if you have concerns and/or questions about access (if you are a pr...Read on...

CSAH 12 Project Webpage
Posted on: June 17, 2015

County State Aid Highway 37 Under Construction (west of TH 101 in Otsego)

A segment of County State Aid Highway 37 will be under construction and detoured as part of a City of Otsego led project. The segment of CSAH 37 that will closed/detoured this summer is from Odean Avenue in Otsego to the west to 70th Street.

If you ...Read on. . .

Hwy 37 Project Information - City of Otsego
Posted on: March 31, 2015

Settler's Parkway Project to include Detour Route on County Highway 12 (south of Buffalo)

Work on Settlers Parkway is scheduled to begin on Monday April, 6, 2015 when a road closure and detour will be put in place. This is a City of Buffalo Project that will connect State Highway 25 to State Highway 55. This project will necessitate the clos...Read on...

Additional Info...
Posted on: February 19, 2015

2015 Wright County Highway Department Construction Projects

2015 Construction Map

The Wright County Highway Department is responsible for the maintenance and administration of 511 miles of county highways and 39 county bridges. This includes activities such as engineering design, construction management, signing, signals/roundabouts, ...Read on...

2015 Wright County Construction Location Map

Parks & Recreation

3 Stories
Posted on: July 22, 2015

Canoe and Camp in the Wright County Parks!

Wright Count Parks offers a great opportunity for those canoeing the North Fork of the Crow River a place to stop and rest for the night. There are 6 parks along the Crow River that Wright County Parks offers overnight camping for no charge. These parks a...Read on...

Posted on: June 19, 2015

Regional Active Transportation Plan

Wright County is part of the Regional Active Transportation Plan. Help us shape the future of the communities in Wright, Benton, Sherburne and Stearns Counties into vibrant walkable and bikeable communities by visiting the Regional Active Transportation P...Read on...

Regional Active Transportation Plan
Posted on: March 27, 2015

Spring/Summer Program and Activities - Wright County Parks

This spring and summer the Wright County Parks Department will have plenty for you to enjoy, hiking, woodland flowers, biking, bird watching, and programs for the entire family. For information on all the activities, facilities and programs go to the Wri...Read on...

Wright County Parks

Planning & Zoning

1 Story
Posted on: June 2, 2015

Zoning Ordinance amendment for Solar Energy Farms

Great River Energy has applied to the Wright County Planning Commission to amend the Wright County Zoning Ordinance regarding provisions for Solar Energy Farms. Please see the link below for the public notice and proposed ordinance language.

Public notice and proposed ordinance language

Sheriff News Releases

1 Story
Posted on: July 27, 2015

Wright County Sheriff Activity Report for period ending July 27, 2015

On July 20, Bobbie Jo Marie Porter, 39, of Buffalo, was arrested in Monticello on the charge of violation of a domestic abuse no contact order.

On July 20, Thomas Edward Murray, 36, of St. Cloud, was arrested in Sherburne County on a Wright County warr...Read on...


Wright County News

5 Stories
Posted on: July 29, 2015

MnDOT to Host Public Open House July 30th - Highway 25 Project in Buffalo

The public is invited to attend and open house by the Minnesota Department of Transportation to learn more about the State Highway 25 Reconstruction Project in Buffalo. The open house will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. Thursday, July 30, at Buffalo City Hall,...Read on...

MnDOT Hwy 25 Project link
Posted on: July 27, 2015

Highway 37 Closure @ RR Crossing just west of Maple Lake

The Wright County Highway Department would like to inform the public of a four-day highway closing from Tuesday, August 4th through Friday, August 7th, 2015.

The Canadian Pacific Railway will be repairing the crossing on Highway 37, just south of TH 55...Read on...

Map of approximate closure location on Hwy 37
Posted on: July 22, 2015

County State Aid Highway 12 Construction Update - July 23, 2015

County logo.jpg

We greatly appreciate your patience during the disruption and inconvenience that is inherent in the process of constructing a new highway. Please see the contacts listed in Newsletter #5 if you have concerns and/or questions about access (if you are a pr...Read on...

CSAH 12 Project Webpage
Posted on: July 23, 2015

Got a great Wright County photo?

The county is looking for photos to spruce up the new website. We are especially interested in photos of recognizable features within the county, but all photos submitted will be considered. Use the 2015 Wright County Highway Department Construction Projects 2015 Construction Map

The Wright County Highway Department is responsible for the maintenance and administration of 511 miles of county highways and 39 county bridges. This includes activities such as engineering design, construction management, signing, signals/roundabouts, ...Read on...

2015 Wright County Construction Location Map