Ford Road

Location of roadwork:
Between Plymouth Road and M-153

Township:
Superior

When is the work being done:
June 9 - July 2

Description of work:
Mill & Resurfacing

Impact on Traffic:
Road will be closed to through traffic

Funding Source(s):
Federal

Latest Updates

June 29, 2021 Road Reopened: Ford Rd (Superior Twp)

WHEN: Effective Friday, June 25, 2021, at approximately 6 p.m.

WHERE: Ford Rd between Plymouth Rd and M-153 in Superior Township

WHY: Completion of road resurfacing project

BACKGROUND: On Friday, June 25, 2021, at approximately 6 p.m., the Washtenaw County Road Commission (WCRC) re-opened Ford Rd between Plymouth Rd and M-153 in Superior Township after completing a road resurfacing project.

Additional work may be performed this week under temporary lane restrictions.

CONTACT: If you have any questions, please contact James Hui, project manager, (734) 327-6660, or via email at huij@wcroads.org.

ISSUE DATE: 06/29/21

photo of fresh pavement on Ford Rd

Pictured above is the fresh pavement on Ford Rd in Superior Twp.

June 23, 2021 Ford Rd: Pave the Way

The Ford Rd Resurfacing Project in Superior Township is well underway and making great progress.

Our contractors finished removing the old asphalt and have started repaving the road. We are expecting the road to reopen by the end of this week, pending on the weather and our contractors schedule. There may be some additional work to complete next week under lane restrictions.

If you have any questions concerning this project, please contact James Hui, project manager, (734) 327-6660, huij@wcroads.org.

photo of Ford Rd being repaved

Pictured above are our contractors working on repaving Ford Rd in Superior Township.

photo of cows watching road work

Our contractors had quite the team of supervisors this morning–COWS!

June 7, 2021 Road Closure: Ford Rd (Superior Twp)

WHEN: Starting Wednesday, June 9, 2021

WHERE: Ford Rd between Plymouth Rd and M-153 in Superior Township

WHY: Road resurfacing

BACKGROUND: On Wednesday, June 9, 2021, the Washtenaw County Road Commission will close Ford Rd between Plymouth Rd and M-153 in Superior Township for a road resurfacing project.

The road will be closed to through traffic and a detour map will be posted. Access will only be provided to people who live or work within the project limits throughout the project.

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

DETOUR: Click here for the detour map

CONTACT: If you have any questions concerning this project, please contact James Hui, project manager, (734) 327-6660, huij@wcroads.org.

ISSUE DATE: 06/07/21

June 3, 2021 Road Closure: Ford Rd (Superior Twp)

WHEN: Starting Monday, June 7, 2021

WHERE: Ford Rd between Plymouth Rd and M-153 in Superior Township

WHY: Road resurfacing

BACKGROUND: On Monday, June 7, 2021, the Washtenaw County Road Commission will close Ford Rd between Plymouth Rd and M-153 in Superior Township for a road resurfacing project.

The road will be closed to through traffic and a detour map will be posted. Access will only be provided to people who live or work within the project limits throughout the project.

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

DETOUR: Click here for the detour map

CONTACT: If you have any questions concerning this project, please contact James Hui, project manager, (734) 327-6660, huij@wcroads.org.

ISSUE DATE: 06/03/21

June 2, 2021 Ford Rd: Here We Come!

Out with the old, in with the new (soon)! Our contractor plans to begin work early next week on the Ford Rd Resurfacing Project in Superior Township.

As construction begins, Ford Rd between Plymouth Rd and M-153 will be closed to through traffic and a detour map will be posted. Residents with property within the work zone will maintain access within the closure limits.

If you have any questions concerning this project, please contact James Hui, project manager, (734) 327-6660, huij@wcroads.org.

April 19, 2021 Virtual Public Meeting: Ford Rd (Superior Twp)

PROJECT: Ford Rd Resurfacing Project

WHEN: Thursday, April 29, 2021, 11 a.m.

WHERE: Online: https://bit.ly/wcrcprojectmeeting

By Touchtone Phone: (929) 205-6099, Meeting ID: 879 2332 8754

WHY: The Washtenaw County Road Commission (WCRC) will hold a virtual project information meeting regarding planned resurfacing work on Ford Rd in Superior Township this summer.

During construction, Ford Rd between Plymouth Rd and M-153 will be closed to through traffic and a detour will be posted. Access to properties within the closure limits will be maintained during construction, but no through traffic will be allowed. 

The virtual public meeting will be held via Zoom on Thursday, April 29, 2021, at 11 a.m. There will be a brief presentation followed by time for questions from the audience. A recording of the meeting will be posted to the project web page after the meeting.

Click here to learn more about joining the virtual meeting.

CONTACT: If you have any questions concerning this project, please contact James Hui, project manager, (734) 327-6660, huij@wcroads.org.

WCRC will provide necessary reasonable auxiliary aids and services, such as signers for the hearing impaired and audiotapes or printed material being presented at the meeting, to individuals with disabilities upon a 5-business day notice. Individuals with disabilities requiring auxiliary aids or services should contact Emily Kizer, communications manager, by phone (734) 327-6646 or by email kizere@wcroads.org.

ISSUE DATE: 04/19/2021