Mississippi Office of State Aid Road Construction

Helping Mississippi's Counties Build Better Roads to the Future

Harry Lee James, P.E.
State Aid Engineer

The Office of State Aid Road Construction will be closed Thursday, November 26 and Friday, November 27, in observance of Thanksgiving.

07-21-2020 - Effective July 1, 2020 OSARC will resume normal operations with full staff present in the office. Until further notice, outside visitors are NOT allowed in the building. Packages may be dropped off at the front desk. OSARC will continue to correspond with the public through mail, E-mail, and by phone.

Please contact OSARC at mail@osarc.ms.gov if you have any questions or concerns and continue to check the this web site regularly for office status updates.


07-21-2020 - Please see updated COVID-19 operating information in the left pane.

Bridge Inspection Blackout Dates: All open reports, except QC-QA reports, must be approved by December 15, 2020. Physical inspections may continue, but no inspection reports shall be created in AssetWise between December 15, 2020 and January 5, 2021.

Please see the attached public notice from MDOT regarding DBE participation in federally funded projects. For questions or concerns please see the instructions outlined in the attachment.