Zeeb Road

Location of roadwork:
Between Pleasant Lake Road and Ellsworth Road

Township:
Lodi

When is the work being done:
Tree removal: March 2021; Road construction: June - late-Summer 2021

Description of work:
Road Reconstruction

Impact on Traffic:
Stage 1: Intersection of Pleasant Lake Rd/Zeeb Rd will be closed; Stage 2: Zeeb Rd between Pleasant Lake Rd and Ellsworth Rd will be closed

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

Latest Updates

March 23, 2021 Lane Restrictions- Zeeb Rd and Pleasant Lake Rd (Lodi Twp)

WHEN: Starting Wednesday, March 24, 2021

WHERE: Zeeb Rd between Pleasant Lake Rd and Ellsworth Rd AND the intersection of Zeeb Rd and Pleasant Lake Rd in Lodi Township

WHY: Tree removal

BACKGROUND: On Wednesday, March 24, 2021, a contractor for the Washtenaw County Road Commission (WCRC) will begin to remove selected trees along Zeeb Rd between Pleasant Lake Rd and Ellsworth Rd AND at the intersection of Zeeb Rd and Pleasant Lake Rd in Lodi Township

Zeeb Rd will be open to local traffic only. The westbound lane of Pleasant Lake Rd will be temporarily closed at the intersection. WCRC encourages other motorists and emergency services to use an alternate route if possible.

This work is expected to take approximately 4 days. However, all dates are tentative and subject to change due to weather conditions.

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

ISSUE DATE: 03/23/21

February 12, 2021 Virtual Public Meeting Notice- Zeeb Rd Phase 2

WHAT: Zeeb Rd Paving Project (Phase 2)

WHEN: Tuesday, March 2, 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 will hold a virtual project information meeting regarding the Zeeb Rd Phase 2 Paving Project planned this summer in Lodi Township.

As a part of this project, Zeeb Rd between Pleasant Lake Rd and Ellsworth Rd will be reconstructed and paved. During construction, the road will be closed to through traffic. WCRC hopes to begin road work in May and reopen Zeeb Road in late-summer 2021.

The virtual public meeting will be held via Zoom on Tuesday, March 2, 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 wcroads.org after the meeting ends.

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: 02/12/2021

February 3, 2021 Project Announcement: Zeeb Rd Phase 2 (Lodi Twp)

The Washtenaw County Road Commission (WCRC) is pleased to announce it will be reconstructing Zeeb Road between Pleasant Lake Road and Ellsworth Road in Lodi Township during the 2021 Construction Season. When completed, this one-mile segment of county primary road will be paved.

Why this road or intersection?

In 2019, WCRC completed the Zeeb Road (Phase 1) Reconstruction between Ellsworth Road and Waters Road. After acquiring additional funding, thanks in part to Roads and Non-Motorized Millage renewed by voters in 2020, WCRC will complete Phase 2 this year, providing a paved connection to Pleasant Lake Road.

When will this project be completed?

WCRC hopes to begin Phase 2 road work in May. Road design is underway and permit applications are being prepared. Discussions with adjacent property owners will commence shortly. Some trees near the roadway need to be removed to accommodate proper drainage and modern road design. Considering environmental restrictions, these trees will be felled before March 31, 2021.

During construction Zeeb Road between Pleasant Lake Road and Ellsworth Road will be closed to through traffic and a detour will be posted. The contractor will maintain access within the closure only for residents and property owners who live or own property within the project limits. WCRC hopes to reopen Zeeb Road in late-summer 2021.

How can I get more information?

WCRC will hold a virtual public information meeting on Tuesday, March 2, 2021, from 11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. via Zoom. In addition, click here to visit WCRC’s Zeeb Road project page to subscribe to project update emails.

For specific questions on this project, contact James Hui, project manager, huij@wcroads.org or (734) 327-6660.

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