Grove Rd

Location of roadwork:
Between Harris Rd and Bridge Rd

Township:
Ypsilanti

When is the work being done:
September 30 - mid October

Description of work:
Mill & Resurfacing

Impact on Traffic:
Lane restrictions during construction

Funding Source(s):
Federal, Michigan Transportation Fund (MTF)

Latest Updates

October 14, 2022 Grove Rd: Remaining Traffic Signal Work

We are starting to wrap up the Resurfacing project on Grove Rd in Ypsilanti Township! Paving was completed yesterday, and the application of pavement markings are expected to be finished by the end of this week. We anticipate completing the remaining traffic signal work and last few items on our punch list by the end of next week.

Traffic will continue to be maintained with lane closures and a flagging operation, please be on the lookout for advisory signage and construction personnel. We encourage motorists, emergency services and others to seek an alternate route whenever possible.

Questions? Contact James Hui, project manager, (734) 327-6660, or via email at huij@wcroads.org.

 

October 11, 2022 Grove Rd: Paving Almost Completed

The Grove Rd Resurfacing Project in Ypsilanti Township is finally coming to an end! Since last week, we have paved more than half of Grove Rd. We expect to complete paving by the end of this week, weather pending, and finish the remaining punch list items by next week.

Traffic will continue to be maintained with lane closures and a flagging operation, please be on the lookout for advisory signage and construction personnel. We encourage motorists, emergency services and others to seek an alternate route whenever possible.

Questions? Contact James Hui, project manager, (734) 327-6660, or via email at huij@wcroads.org.

October 4, 2022 Grove Rd: Milling done, Almost Paving Time

There has been a lot of action over the past week on the Grove Rd Resurfacing Project in Ypsilanti Township. We have now finished milling away the top layer of existing asphalt. Today, our contractor will prep the surface for paving. They hope to start paving tomorrow, weather pending. We expect paving to take a few days.

Traffic will be maintained with lane closures and a flagging operation, please be on the lookout for advisory signage and construction personnel. We encourage motorists, emergency services and others to seek an alternate route whenever possible.

Questions? Contact James Hui, project manager, (734) 327-6660, or via email at huij@wcroads.org.

a close up of the milled Grove Rd

September 29, 2022 Lane Restrictions: Grove Rd (Ypsilanti Twp)

WHEN: Starting on Friday, September 30, 2022

WHERE: Grove Rd between Harris Rd and Bridge Rd in Ypsilanti Township

WHY: Road resurfacing

BACKGROUND: Starting on Friday, September 30, 2022, the Washtenaw County Road Commission (WCRC) will begin a road resurfacing project on Grove Rd between Harris Rd and Bridge Rd in Ypsilanti Township.

The road will not be closed to traffic, but delays are likely due to lane closures. WCRC encourages motorists, emergency services and others to use an alternate route.

The road resurfacing is expected to take approximately two weeks to complete. However, all dates are tentative and subject to change due to weather conditions.

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

ISSUE DATE: 09/29/22

September 14, 2022 Grove Rd: Slight Delay

We are making progress on the Grove Rd Resurfacing Project in Ypsilanti Township. Our contractor has completed the concrete work. There will be a slight pause in activity until later this fall when they will mill the current road surface.

Once construction resumes, traffic will be maintained with lane closures and a flagging operation, please be on the lookout for advisory signage and construction personnel. We encourage motorists, emergency services and others to seek an alternate route whenever possible.

Questions? Contact James Hui, project manager, (734) 327-6660, or via email at huij@wcroads.org.

August 30, 2022 Grove Rd: Work Has Begun

Work if officially underway on Grove Rd in Ypsilanti Township. Our contractor is focused on concrete work over the coming days including new concrete pads for TheRide stops and curb repair. Once this concrete work is completed, our contractor will begin working on the pavement.

Traffic will be maintained throughout construction with lane closures and a flagging operation, please be on the lookout for advisory signage and construction personnel. We encourage motorists, emergency services and others to seek an alternate route whenever possible.

Questions? Contact James Hui, project manager, (734) 327-6660, or via email at huij@wcroads.org.

August 25, 2022 Lane Restrictions: Grove Rd (Ypsilanti Twp)

WHEN: Starting on Monday, August 29, 2022

WHERE: Grove Rd between Harris Rd and Bridge Rd in Ypsilanti Township

WHY: Road resurfacing

BACKGROUND: Starting on Monday, August 29, 2022, the Washtenaw County Road Commission (WCRC) will begin a road resurfacing project on Grove Rd between Harris Rd and Bridge Rd in Ypsilanti Township.

The road will not be closed to traffic, but delays are likely due to lane closures. WCRC encourages motorists, emergency services and others to use an alternate route.

The road resurfacing is expected to take approximately 4 -6  weeks to complete. However, all dates are tentative and subject to change due to weather conditions.

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

ISSUE DATE: 08/25/22

August 23, 2022 Grove Rd: Lookin’ Like Monday

It is currently looking like the Grove Rd Resurfacing Project in Ypsilanti Township will begin the week of August 29. The additional delay is due to contractor scheduling.

As a reminder, the road will be not be closed but delays are likely due to lane restrictions. Traffic will be maintained with a flagging operation, please be on the lookout for advisory signage and construction personnel. We encourage motorists, emergency services and others to seek an alternate route.

Questions? Please contact James Hui, project manager, (734) 327-6660, huij@wcroads.org.

July 28, 2022 Grove Rd: Slight Change of Plans

There has been a slight change in plans for the Grove Rd Resurfacing Project in Ypsilanti Township. The road work is now expected to begin the week of August 29 due to contractor scheduling.

As a reminder, the road will be not be closed but delays are likely due to lane restrictions. Traffic will be maintained with a flagging operation, please be on the lookout for advisory signage and construction personnel. We encourage motorists, emergency services and others to seek an alternate route.

Questions? Please contact James Hui, project manager, (734) 327-6660, huij@wcroads.org.

July 20, 2022 Grove Rd: Starting Soon

It’s almost go-time! Road resurfacing is expected to begin on Grove Rd between Harris Rd and Bridge Rd in Ypsilanti Township the week of August 1. The exact start date of the road work is reliant upon the weather and contractor scheduling. We will continue to provide updates as we get closer.

The road will be not be closed but delays are likely due to lane restrictions. Traffic will be maintained with a flagging operation, please be on the lookout for advisory signage and construction personnel. We encourage motorists, emergency services and others to seek an alternate route.

We shared a lot more information about this project in the virtual construction information meeting. Click here to view the meeting.

Questions? Please contact James Hui, project manager, (734) 327-6660, huij@wcroads.org.

May 12, 2022 Virtual Public Meeting: Grove Rd (Ypsilanti Twp)

PROJECT: Grove Rd Resurfacing Project

WHEN: Tuesday, May 24, 2022, at 11:30 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 the planned resurfacing project on Grove Rd in Ypsilanti Township this summer.

During construction, Grove Rd will not be completely closed to traffic, but delays are likely due to lane closures and lane restrictions. WCRC encourages motorists, emergency services and others to use an alternate route during construction.

This project is scheduled to begin later this summer and is expected to last approximately 2 weeks. However, all dates are tentative and subject to change due to weather conditions and contractor scheduling. 

DTE Gas began a gas line replacement project along Grove Rd earlier this spring. This gas work is expected to be completed before road work begins.

The virtual public meeting will be held via Zoom on Tuesday, May 24, 2022, at 11:30 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: 05/12/2022

Contact information:
James Hui
    • (734) 327-6660
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