Highway Department Fee Schedule - 2023


Culvert Delivery for New Entrances $50
Entrance Permit/Inspection Fee$50Single/Resident/Non-Commercial
Commercial/Access Permits$250Commercial
Mailbox Supports (Installed on Co. Highways)$110*Supports are furnished and installed at no cost to property owners as part of any County overlay or grading project.
New mailbox furnished & installed as part of the County's installation$15Optional Service
Moving Permit: Overweight & Oversized$25Single Trip and Weight Fee for over 80,000 lbs
Moving Permit: Overweight & Oversized$200Annual & Weight Fee
Plat Review$250
Miscellaneous SalesCost+10% handling fee
Registration Fee$40Initial Registration, then annual registration
Right Of Way Permit$100Excavation/obstruction and/or up to 1st mile lateral installation, 
$50 each additional mile.  (Working without a permit, fee automatically 
increases to 4 times the regular permit fee, example: regular permit fee is $150.00, penalty permit fee = $600.00)
Blanket Bond for maintenance of existing facilities within right-of-way $10,000Includes service line hookups
Open Trench Construction - Project Bond $25,000In favor of Wright County for up to 1/2 mile or work
Open Trench Construction - Project Bond $50,000In favor of Wright County for over 1/2 mile up to 1 mile of work
Open Trench Construction - Project Bond $50,000Additional for each mile over the 1st or a portion there of
Minor crossing under road bed $5,000 per crossingDirectional boring, jack boring, depths of 10' or less under road bed
$50,000 per permit
Major crossing under road bed $50,000 per crossingDirectional boring, jack boring, depths of over 10' under road bed
Entire width of roadbed$10,000For each 10 foot width of cut.
Open cut of bituminous roadbed$50,000Maximum per open cut.
(When allowed) 

Partial cut into roadbed$5,000Up to the centerline for a water hookup.
Open cut of bituminous roadbed
(When allowed) 
No Bond required for direct bury(trenching machine) for 1st mile$1,000 For every mile over the 1st.