Public Works


-Danielson Road from Bench to SR26: Road stability evaluation and repairs until further notice
-Lind-Warden Road from Roxboro to State Route 21: Road failure evaluation and repair until further notice.

Further road closures as of 3:03 p.m. on Feb. 21, 2017, are available in map format.

Further road closures as of 3:15 p.m. on Feb. 22, 2017, are available in list format.


The Department of Public Works consists of 65 full-time employees who are responsible for providing road maintenance, transfer station, motor pool and administrative operations primarily in the unincorporated portions of Adams County.

Todd O'Brien, P.E., Director
Brandi Colyar, P.E., Assistant Public Works Director
210 W. Alder Ritzville, WA 99169
Phone: (509) 659-3276
Fax: (509) 659-3295