Public Works Departments in Rice County, Minnesota

There are 2 Public Works Departments in Rice County, Minnesota, serving a population of 65,251 people in an area of 496 square miles. There is 1 Public Works per 32,625 people, and 1 Public Works per 247 square miles.

In Minnesota, Rice County is ranked 33rd of 87 counties in Public Works Departments per capita, and 16th of 87 counties in Public Works Departments per square mile.

List of Rice County Public Works Departments

Find Rice County, Minnesota departments of public works or DPW.


Faribault Public Works 1200 Belview Avenue Faribault, MN

Northfield Public Works 1710 Riverview Drive Northfield, MN

About Rice County Public Works

Rice County Public Works Departments (DPW) are Minnesota State, Rice County or local government operations primarily responsible for maintaining and improving the public infrastructure and public properties, and often providing utility services in Rice County, MN. The Department of Public Works is often organized in divisions based on different physical asset types, such as roads and highways, parks and recreation facilities, and public buildings, or by service area, such as sanitation, water, and sanitary sewer. Additional Rice County DPW Offices may be established to provide internal services to the department, such as fleet maintenance and engineering services.

You may contact the Department of Public Works for questions about:
  • Rice County Public Works programs and projects
  • Public Works Commissions in Rice County, Minnesota
  • Roads, Bridges and Highways
  • Rice County Public Utilities
  • Public Works jobs and employment