The Calhoun County Highway Department is responsible for the construction and maintenance of roads and bridges. The department is administered by the government of Calhoun County in Alabama. It manages more than 800 miles of the county s highway system. The department deals in projects that are outside the city limits of the municipalities in the county. The Calhoun County Highway Department s engineering division manages federal aid bridge and roadway rehabilitation projects. The department also maintains pavements, signs and shoulders through its maintenance division. Additionally, the Calhoun County Highway Department is responsible for the grading of dirt roads and the installation of turnouts, as well as oversees a vegetation management program. It maintains construction equipment and vehicles.