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Road Closure- Scio Ridge Rd

Posted on: May 4th, 2016

Commencing at approximately 7:00 a.m. on Monday, May 9, 2016, the Washtenaw County Road Commission will impose a daytime closure on Scio Ridge Road between Scio Church Road and Liberty Road in Scio Township.

The purpose of the closure is for the replacement of a crossroad culvert. It is anticipated that this section of roadway will be closed between the Read more

Road Closure- Pontiac Trail

Posted on: May 3rd, 2016

On Thursday, May 5, 2016, the Washtenaw County Road Commission will impose a daytime closure on Pontiac Trail between Dixboro Road and Sutton Road in Northfield Township. The purpose of the closure is to pave over the culverts that were replaced earlier this week.

It is anticipated that this section of roadway will be closed between the hours of 8:00 am-4:00 pm and will re-open to Read more

Public Information Meeting- Whittaker/Merritt Intersection Improvement

Posted on: May 3rd, 2016

A roundabout was chosen over a traffic signal for three reasons: (1) Roundabouts are statistically safer than traffic signals. A trade-off occurs between high speed, T-bone collisions and lower speed side swipe and rear end collisions. Furthermore, there are fewer conflict points at a single lane roundabout as compared to a traffic signal. A conflict point occurs when two vehicles can occupy Read more

Road Closure- Pontiac Trail

Posted on: May 2nd, 2016

Commencing at approximately 8:00 a.m. on Monday May 2, 2016, and Tuesday May 3, 2016, the Washtenaw County Road Commission will impose daytime closures on Pontiac Trail between Dixboro Road and Sutton Road in Northfield Township. The purpose of the closure is for the replacement of a cross road culverts. It is anticipated that Read more

Weight Restrictions - Dennison Rd & Sharon Valley Rd

Posted on: April 25th, 2016

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

 

Dennison Road over Saline River

York Township, Section 32 - Between Mooreville Rd and Day Rd

Current Posting: 23T/30T/43T (1 unit/2 unit/3 unit vehicles)

Proposed Posting: 15 Tons

 

Sharon Valley Road over River Raisin

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Pittsfield Township to benefit from State Transportation Economic Development Grant

Posted on: April 20th, 2016

The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) has awarded a state transportation economic development grant (TEDF) to the Washtenaw County Road Commission (WCRC) to fund the reconstruction, paving, and widening of the gravel segment of Textile Road from State Road to Platt Road in Pittsfield Township. The project is scheduled for 2017.

The TEDF-funded Textile Road improvements will Read more