road department officeThe administration office responsibilities include budget and program development.  The office also issues permits for dust control applicators, oversize loads, entrances onto the roadway, and construction within the right of way as well as responding to requests for upgrading or abandoning roads.  Additionally, staff serves as consultant to the Board of Supervisors for drainage district projects and other issues as requested. The office is located along the Raccoon River on the east side of Adel, one block north of Highway 6.


The County budget for the upcoming fiscal year (July 1 to June 30) is reviewed early in the calendar year and approved at a Public Hearing that is generally held during March. The Department budget is a part of that overall review and approval process. The current fiscal year budget can be found here: Road Department Budget

Five Year Construction Program

The Five Year Construction Program describes the Road Department’s planned road and bridge programs for the near future. Read more about our planned program for the future.

Dallas County Road Department 
415 River Street 
Adel, Iowa 50003 

Phone: 515 993-4289
Fax: 515 993-3965