8 Mile Road Chipseal

Location of roadwork:
Between Pontiac Trail and Currie Road

Township:
Salem

When is the work being done:
Chip seal: Week of 6/14, Fog seal: Week of August 2

Description of work:
Chipseal

Impact on Traffic:
Intermittent lane closures

Funding Source(s):
Four-Year Road and Non-Motorized Path Millage, Michigan Transportation Fund (MTF)

Latest Updates

June 10, 2021 Lane Restrictions: Dixboro Rd, 8 Mile Rd, Whitmore Lake Rd (Ann Arbor, Northfield, Salem, Superior Twps)

WHEN: Starting on Monday, June 14, 2021

WHERE: – Dixboro Rd between M-14 and N Territorial Rd in Ann Arbor, Northfield, Salem, and Superior Townships

 – 8 Mile Rd between Pontiac Tr and Currie Rd in Salem Township

– Whitmore Lake Rd between N Territorial Rd and 6 Mile Rd in Northfield Township

WHY: Preventative maintenance – chip seal

BACKGROUND: Starting on Monday, June 14, 2021, the Washtenaw County Road Commission (WCRC) will begin preventative maintenance chip seal projects on Dixboro Rd between M-14 and N Territorial Rd in Ann Arbor, Northfield, Salem, and Superior Townships, 8 Mile Rd between Pontiac Tr and Currie Rd in Salem Township, and Whitmore Lake Rd between N Territorial Rd and 6 Mile Rd in Northfield Township.

The work on this road is expected to be completed by the end of the week. However, all dates are tentative and subject to change due to weather conditions.

Once the work is completed, drivers are advised to lower their speeds to 35 mph while the stone settles.

WCRC will return to this area in a few weeks to apply a fog seal on top of the chip seal and place permanent pavement markings.

CONTACT: If you have any questions, please contact Ken Harris, superintendent of maintenance, (734) 327-6696 or via email at harrisk@wcroads.org.

ISSUE DATE: 06/10/21

Contact information:
Ken Harris
    • (734)-327-6696
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