The Highway Department is responsible for all roads, bridges, and small structures (less than 20 foot span) within Lake County which are not state highways and which are not within the corporate limits of a city or town. They are also responsible for bridges which have a span of 20 or more feet on all roads in Lake County which are not state highways.
The Lake County Highway Department building will be closed to the public. Lake County Highway Employees will be in the office from 7:00 AM to 11:AM , Monday through Friday. Office staff will be available to assist by telephone at 219-663-0525. This closure to the public and reduced business hours will remain in effect until April 5, 2020 with normal business hours and operations resuming April 6, 2020.