Signs / Traffic

Specific Service Signs
Specific service signs, those that direct travelers to a specific business, are ordered and installed by the Highway Department along county roads. The county’s policy regarding approval of specific service signs is attached to the application.  The cost of a Specific Service Sign is $375.81 (includes tax).  Apply for a Specific Service Sign on-line.
 
Sign Maintenance
On August 9, 2011, Crow Wing County adopted a traffic sign retro-reflectivity maintenance policy for maintenance of signs on roads under county jurisdiction. Further information regarding signing is contained in the Traffic Sign Maintenance / Management handbook and the Minnesota Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MnMUTCD).

Speed Limits

Information related to speed limits and how they are determined is explained in the Speed Limit Questions brochure, and Study and Report on Speed Limits courtesy of MnDOT Traffic Engineering.  

Street Name Signs


On July 9, 2013, Crow Wing County adopted a Street Name Sign Policy for signs installed by the County.  Local agencies installing their own signs are able to use their own procedures and materials.

E-911 Address Signs


The assignment of new addresses and installation of E-911 signs are handled by Environmental Services in the Land Services office.