Road & Bridge

Mission Statement

   The department strives to maintain the County’s system of roads and bridges in a safe condition for those traveling in the County. The roadway system includes approximately 320 miles of paved roads, 200 miles of unpaved roads and 68 bridges. With planning, scheduling and coordinating, the department’s goal is to minimize travel inconvenience associated with construction work and maintenance activities.  Department staff also attempts to provide prompt and courteous service to those seeking assistance or obtaining permits for construction of driveways, utility installations and any other uses of the road right-of-way.

Contact Information

Ken Wheeler Public Works Director

Randall Lanier Project Manager Manager

Paul Gough Construction Maintenance Supervisor

Steven Hastwell Road Supervisor

Vacant Road Supervisor

Paul Gough Construction Maintenance Supervisor

205 Hanchey Rd
Wauchula, FL 33873

Office Phone (863) 773-3272

Fax (863) 773-0107

Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.