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
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
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
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
On Monday, April 25, 2016 at approximately 6:00 am, the Washtenaw County Road Commission and Cadillac Asphalt, LLC will CLOSE Parker Road from Scio Church Road to Jerusalem Road in Scio and Lima Townshis for road Improvements.
The road improvements are anticipated to be completed by the end of the workday on Wednesday May 4, 2016. However, please be advised that due to Read more
2016 Annual Supply of Sign Materials and Sign Posts