Media Advisories

Seasonal Weight Restrictions IMPOSED effective 6 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017

Post date: January 17th, 2017

The Washtenaw County Road Commission will IMPOSE the Seasonal Weight Restrictions effective 6 a.m. on Thursday, January 19, 2017.  A subsequent media advisory will be issued when the Seasonal Weight Restrictions are suspended. 

Most of the roadways in Washtenaw County are seasonally restricted.  For more information about which roads are impacted, please refer to the current WCRC Truck Operator’s Map available on the Road Commission’s website:

Weight Restrictions Imposed

Post date: December 13th, 2016

The Washtenaw County Road Commission has imposed weight restrictions on the following structures:


Braun Road over Unnamed Tributary to Macon Creek

Saline Township, Sections 15 & 22 – Between Roehm Rd and Macon Rd

Current Posting: N/A

Proposed Posting:  29 Tons / 44 Tons / 52 Tons


Petersburg Road over Saline River

York Township, Sections 33 & 34 – Between Hack Rd and Mooreville Rd

Current Posting: N/A

Proposed Posting:  36 Tons / 55 Tons / 65 Tons


Road Reopened - Dexter-Chelsea Rd

Post date: December 2nd, 2016


On Friday, December 2, 2016, the Washtenaw County Road Commission (WCRC) will REOPEN Dexter-Chelsea Road between Fletcher Road and Lima Center Road in Lima Township after replacing a deteriorated culvert. On Monday, December 5, WCRC will complete final restoration work under flagged traffic control.