Road Department

The Benton County Road Department is responsible for providing safe and drivable public roadways in the unincorporated areas of the county. This includes the improvement and maintenance of the network of roads recognized as county roads.

Benton County has over 3,561 miles of roads

1,418 miles of county roads
More than 1650 miles of city roads
Approximately 493 miles of federal & state roads

The Benton County Road Department maintains:

Over 2000 miles of road
246 bridges, culverts & slabs
Routine Maintenance includes:

Pothole patching and crack filling of asphalt pavements

Grading of unpaved roads

Shoulder repair along with gaurdrail maintenance & replacement

Traffic sign maintenance & replacement

Pavement striping

Bridge inspection & maintenance

Drainage structure maintenance such as culverts & ditches