Bridge Closure – Macon Rd

By September 29, 2017Road Advisories


WHEN: Effective Monday, October 2, 2017

WHERE: Macon Road over the North Branch of Macon Creek between Braun Road and Willow Road in Saline Township

WHY: Structural Deterioration

BACKGROUND: On Monday, October 2, 2017, the Washtenaw County Road Commission will CLOSE Macon Road over the North Branch of Macon Creek, due to extensive structural deterioration. The bridge is located between Braun Road and Willow Road in Section 22 of Saline Township. The recommended closure of this structure was determined during a recent bridge inspection.

The posted DETOUR for this bridge closure will include Braun Road, Jordan Road and Willow Road. The road will be closed by using concrete barrier and barricades. A schedule to replace the bridge and reopen Macon Road at this location is undetermined at this time.

The Washtenaw County Road Commission thanks you in advance for your patience as the agency determines the best course of action to address this bridge closure.

CONTACTS: If you have any questions concerning this project, please contact Kelly Jones, P.E., Senior Project Manager – Construction, at (734) 327-6647 or

ISSUE DATE: September 29, 2017