Public Works

Trapp Creek Road Closure - Beginning Tuesday May 9, 2017 until project completion November 2017.
Detour in place off Hwy 20 at milepost 16.95.

Possible Road Closure: 3.6 Mile N. Beaver Creek (Details here.)


The Road Department requires permits for activities that are performed within the County Right Of Way. Activities included in the permitting system include utility work, driveway access, and vegetation management.

The Lincoln County Code addresses definitions for these activities.

Note: Please review instructions specific to each permit application.

Division location:
410 NE Harney Street
Newport, OR 97365

The Department's primary function is to maintain the County Road System and to respond to public emergencies.

The County Road System serves three main functions:

Lincoln County’s Integrated Vegetation Program:

As part of the County Road Department, the Vegetation Program utilizes Integrated Pest Management tools for control of vegetation along county roads.