The Adams County Highway Department is responsible for the
construction, maintenance, and repair of the 247 miles of
roadways on the County Highway System.
The County Highway Department also prepares plans,
specifications and estimates for all bridges and culverts to be
built by the County, or by any of the 22 Road Districts within
the County and supervise the construction of all these bridges
The County Highway Department advises the Highway Commissioners
of the 22 Road Districts in the County as to the best methods of
construction of new roads and the repair or maintenance of 1,
159 miles of Road District roads.
In addition to the duties associated with roads in Adams County,
the Adams County Highway Department also maintains the Adams
County Geographic Information System and administers the
Floodplain Program .