Cottonwood County Engineer

Jerry Engstrom, Acting Engineer

Windom, Minnesota 56101

Phone: 507-831-1389Fax: 507-831-2367                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Welcome to the Cottonwood County Engineer web site!!!

Essential Functions:
 Administers and supervises the design, construction and maintenance
of all county roads, as well as the supervision of the County Highway Department
office and shop.

 Facts about the Highway Department

Annual Budget- $3,500,000

Funding comes from State gas tax revenues and local property tax levies

We have 414 miles of county roads, 156 miles are gravel and 258 miles are bituminous shops located in Mt. Lake, Jeffers, Storden, Westbrook, and Windom.

We have 22 employees


1. Manage the county highway system
2. Prepares surveys, estimates, plans, and specifications
3. Inspect, and inventor annually all bridges

For more information you can contact the Minnesota Department of Transportation.

 Redwood County Department of Transportation