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*PRESS RELEASE*

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
DATE: 9/12/2018
FOR INFORMATION, CONTACT: Dewayne A. Rogers (810) 434-7212

Frith Road and Richman Road over Holland Drain in St. Clair Twp. is scheduled to begin September 17, 2018.

Construction to replace the existing bridges on Frith Road and Richman Road over Holland Drain is scheduled to begin on September 17, 2018.

Work will include removal of the existing bridges, installing new aluminum arch bridges, approach work and new guardrail.

The project will occur under a full closure of Frith Road and Richman Road until November 20, 2018 to permit the demolition of the existing bridges and the installation of the new aluminum bridges over Holland Drain.

Frith Road will be under full closure first, starting September 17, 2018. Work to replace the existing bridge will take approximately 25 days. At that time Frith Road will be open to traffic and Richman Road will be under full closure. Both roads will NOT be closed at the same time.

Frith Road will be closed approximately 500’ east and west of the Holland Drain. Richman Road will be closed approximately 500’ north and south of Holland Drain. The posted detour for Frith Road will be Richman Road, Gratiot Road and Wadhams Road. The posted detour for Richman Road will be Yager Road, Mayer Road and Frith Road.

Traffic will not be permitted across Holland Drain during the closures. Local residents and emergency vehicles will have access to local properties on either side of Holland Drain on Frith Road and Richman Road. Local residents are encouraged to plan for delays due to construction. We request your cooperation and patience.

This project is financed by the St. Clair County Road Commission, State of Michigan and St. Clair Township at a total estimated cost for construction of $729,261.78. The work will be performed by Davis Construction, Inc.

MEMORANDUM
ROAD COMMISSION
DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC WORKS

 
TO: Bill Hazelton, Brette Stager, Tonia Crawford, Andrew McNiff & Kirk Weston FROM: Mike Clark
DATE: September 10, 2018
SUBJECT: CUVLERT POSTING CHANGE in Casco Twp.

Due to advancing steel culvert deterioration the following structure’s maximum load rating has been decreased:

Church Road over Jerome Creek (4-16P) in Casco Twp. About 910 feet south of Division Road

Previous Posting
NOT POSTED

NEW Posting
Current structure capacity is:
13 ton – Single
14 ton – Double
44 ton – Triple

MEMORANDUM
ROAD COMMISSION DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC WORKS
TO: Bill Hazelton, Brette Stager, Tonia Crawford, Andrew McNiff & Kirk Weston FROM: Mike Clark
DATE: September 10, 2018
SUBJECT: CULVERT opened in Lynn Twp.

Due to construction work that replaced this culvert the following structure’s maximum load rating has been increased and the road opened:

Norman Road over Lovejoy Drain (C7-T18) in Lynn Twp.
 - Culvert is 1160 feet east of Hackman Road

Previous Posting
CLOSED

NEW Posting – Weight Restriction Removed

Current structure is NOT posted.
Old culvert has been removed and new culvert installed.

*PRESS RELEASE*

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
DATE: 8/23/2018
FOR INFORMATION, CONTACT: Dewayne A. Rogers (810) 434-7212

Wales Ridge Road over Spencer Drain in Wales Twp. is scheduled to begin August 27, 2018.

Construction to replace and the existing concrete culvert on Wales Ridge Road over Spencer Drain is scheduled to begin on August 27, 2018.

Work will include removing the existing concrete culvert, installing new abutments, new steel superstructure, new guardrail and new asphalt overlay.

The project will occur under a full closure of Wales Ridge Road until September 21, 2018 to permit the construction work. The full closure will be continuous from August 27th to September 21st. Wales Ridge Road will be closed approximately 500’ north and south of the Spencer Drain. The posted detour for Wales Ridge Road will be Marquette Road, Lambs Road and Cove Road.

Access will be maintained to local traffic up to the construction and closure zone, including homes and businesses, during the closure. Access across the Spencer Drain is prohibited. Local residents and emergency vehicles will have access to local properties throughout the entire project. Local residents are encouraged to plan for delays due to construction. We request your cooperation and patience.

This project is financed by the St. Clair County Road Commission at a total estimated cost for construction of $132,000.00. The work will be performed by the St. Clair County Road Commission Staff.

Date: 8/16/2018

Road Closure Notification

Township: China/East China

Road: Recor

Between: King & M-29

 

Recor Road will be closed to all traffice due to a crossroad culvert replacement 7:00AM on Monday, 8/20/2018 through 3:00PM on Monday, 8/27/2018


Date: 7/25/2018

Road Closure Notification

Township: City of St Clair

Road: M-29

 

M-29 will be closed to all traffice due to the Offshore Boat Races July 26, 2018 @ 6:00PM through July 30, 2018 @ 12:00PM

 

Detour will be posted: Brown, Carney, Fred Moore Hwy, King, St Clair Hwy to Bree


*REVISED* - 7/18/18

Road is now open.

 

Date: 7/12/2018

Road Closure Notification

Township: Clay/Cottrellville

Road: Marsh

Between:  Genaw & Swartout

 

Marsh Road will be closed to all traffic July 16, 2018 through July 19, 2018 Due to a crossroad culvert replacement.


*PRESS RELEASE*

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
DATE: 7/13/2018
FOR INFORMATION, CONTACT: Dewayne A. Rogers (810) 434-7212

Big Hand Road over Belle River in Columbus Twp. is scheduled to begin July 16, 2018.

Maintenance to repair and waterproof the existing bridge on Big Hand Road over Belle River is scheduled to begin on July 16, 2018.

Work will include joint replacement, shot blasting the concrete surface of the bridge, waterproofing and new asphalt overlay.

The project will occur under a full closure of Big Hand Road until July 27, 2018 to permit the maintenance work. The full closure will be continuous from July 16th to July 27th. Big Hand Road will be closed approximately 500’ east and west of the Belle River. The posted detour for Big Hand Road will be Bauman Road, Kroner Road and Crawford Road.

Access will be maintained to local traffic up to the construction and closure zone, including homes and businesses, during the closure. Access across the Belle River is prohibited. Local residents and emergency vehicles will have access to local properties throughout the entire project duration. Local residents are encouraged to plan for delays due to construction. We request your cooperation and patience.

This project is financed by the St. Clair County Road Commission at a total estimated cost for construction of $32,000.00. The work will be performed by the St. Clair County Road Commission Staff.

*PRESS RELEASE*

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
DATE: 7/13/2018
FOR INFORMATION, CONTACT: Dewayne A. Rogers (810) 434-7212

Masters Road over Belle River in Riley Twp. is scheduled to begin July 13, 2018.

Maintenance to repair and waterproof the existing bridge on Masters Road over Belle River is scheduled to begin on July 13, 2018.

Work will include steel beam end repairs, joint replacement, shot blasting the concrete surface of the bridge, waterproofing and new asphalt overlay.

The project will occur under a full closure of Masters Road until August 3, 2018 to permit the maintenance work. The full closure will be continuous from July 13th to August 1st. Masters Road will be closed approximately 500’ east and west of the Belle River. The posted detour for Masters Road will be Eagling Road, Hill Road and Riley Center Road.

Access will be maintained to local traffic up to the construction and closure zone, including homes and businesses, during the closure. Access across the Belle River is prohibited. Local residents and emergency vehicles will have access to local properties throughout the entire project. Local residents are encouraged to plan for delays due to construction. We request your cooperation and patience.

This project is financed by the St. Clair County Road Commission at a total estimated cost for construction of $100,000.00. The work will be performed by the St. Clair County Road Commission Staff.

*PRESS RELEASE*

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
DATE: 6/26/2018
FOR INFORMATION, CONTACT: Dewayne A. Rogers (810) 434-7212

Lapeer Road at Allen Road intersection in Clyde Twp. is scheduled to close July 5, 2018.

Work to construct a new concrete roundabout at the intersection of Lapeer Road and Allen Road is scheduled to begin on July 5, 2018.
Work will include construction of a new concrete roundabout, new curb and gutter, new asphalt pavement, new drainage, pavement markings and restoration.

The project will occur under full closures of Lapeer Road and Allen Road until July 24, 2018 to permit the construction of the new roundabout. Lapeer Road will be closed approximately 500’ east and west of Allen Road. Allen Road will be closed approximately 300’ north and south of Lapeer Road. The posted detour for this work will be Wadhams Road, Griswold Road, Range Road and West Water Road.

Traffic will not be permitted through the intersection of Lapeer Road and Allen Road during the closure. Local residents will have access to local properties on either side of the closed intersection. Emergency vehicles will have limited access through the closed intersection as needed. Residents are encouraged to plan for delays due to construction. We request your cooperation and patience.

This project is financed by the St. Clair County Road Commission and the State of Michigan at a total estimated cost for construction of $805,833.07. The work will be performed by Boddy Construction Company, Inc.

*PRESS RELEASE*

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
DATE: 06/26/2018
FOR INFORMATION, CONTACT: Dewayne A. Rogers (810) 434-7212

Bridge work on Marine City Hwy over Meldrum Drain in Casco Township will be starting July 5, 2018.

Bridge maintenance to waterproof the Marine City Hwy bridge over Meldrum Drain will be starting Thursday, July 5, 2018.

Work includes shot blasting the existing concrete bridge deck and then applying an epoxy overlay.

Marine City Hwy over Meldrum Drain will be closed on July 5, 2018 to permit the epoxy overlay on the new bridge. This will be a 1-day closure only. Marine City Hwy will be closed approximately 100’ east and west of Meldrum Drain. The posted detour for Marine City Hwy will be Church Street, Shortcut Road, and Palms Road.

Traffic will not be permitted across the Meldrum Drain during the closure. Local residents and emergency vehicles will have access to local properties on either side of the Meldrum Drain on Marine City Hwy. Local residents are encouraged to plan for delays due to construction. We request your cooperation and patience.

This project is financed by St. Clair County Road Commission at a total estimated cost for construction of $3,000.00. The work will be performed by St. Clair County Road Commission Bridge Maintenance Crew.

Date: 6/21/18

Road Closure Notification

Township: Cottrellville

Road: Marsh

Between:  Chartier & Markel

 

Marsh Road will be closed to all traffice due to a crossroad culvert replacement 7:00am Monday, June 25, 2018 through 3:--pm Thursday, June 28, 2018


**REVISED** 6/21/18

*PRESS RELEASE*

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
DATE: 6/14/2018
FOR INFORMATION, CONTACT: Dewayne A. Rogers (810)-434-7212

Indian Trail over Belle River in China Twp. is scheduled to begin
June 18, 2018.

Maintenance to waterproof the existing bridge on Indian Trail over Belle River is scheduled to begin on June 18, 2018.

Work will include shot blasting the concrete surface of the bridge and an epoxy overlay for waterproofing.

The project will occur under a full closure of Indian Trail until June 26, 2018 to permit the waterproofing of the existing bridge surface. The full closure will be continuous from June 18th to June 21st. Indian Trail will be closed approximately 500’ north and south of the Belle River. The posted detour for Indian Trail will be Puttygut Road, King Road and Meisner Road.

Access will be maintained to local traffic within the construction and closure zone, including homes and businesses, during the closure. Local residents and emergency vehicles will have access to local properties throughout the entire project. Local residents are encouraged to plan for delays due to construction. We request your cooperation and patience.

This project is financed by the St. Clair County Road Commission at a total estimated cost for construction of $55,000.00. The work will be performed by the St. Clair County Road Commission Staff.

Date: 6/14/18

Road Closure Notification

Township: Kimball

Road: Wadhams Road

Between:  Ravenswood and Dove

 

Wadhams Road will be closed to all traffice starting 9:00AM on June 18, 2018 - 6:00PM on June 22, 2018 due to Railroad crossing replacement by CN Railroad.

Posted Detour: Griswold to Allen to Ravenswood


*PRESS RELEASE*
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE: 06/05/2018
FOR INFORMATION, CONTACT: Dewayne A. Rogers (810)-434-7212

Jeddo Road over Mill Creek in Brockway Twp. is Open to Traffic

Construction to replace the existing bridge deck on Jeddo Road over Mill Creek, located between Jorden Road and M-19 has been completed. Eastbound and Westbound lanes are now open with no traffic restrictions.

Work included removing the existing bridge deck, replacing it with new pre-cast concrete slabs, asphalt pavement, and new guardrail.

This project was financed by the St. Clair County Road Commission and Brockway Twp. at a total estimated cost for construction of $150,000.00. The work was performed by the St. Clair County Road Commission.

MEMORANDUM
ROAD COMMISSION DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC WORKS
TO: Bill Hazelton, Brette Stager, Tonia Crawford, Andrew McNiff & Kirk Weston FROM: Mike Clark
DATE: May 30, 2018
SUBJECT: BRIDGE POSTING CHANGE in Clay Twp. on Harsens Island

Due to advancing steel/concrete deterioration the following structure’s maximum load rating has been decreased:

Bates Hwy over Maybury Cut Canal (6-10P) in Clay Twp. on Harsens Island

Previous Posting NOT POSTED
NEW Posting
Current structure capacity is:
30 ton – Single
46 ton – Double
62 ton – Triple

DATE:   _5/30/2018______

 

Road Closure Notification


From:    Tonia Crawford                 

Extension:    4021               

 

Township:    China                                                                                            

Due to Bridge/Road Construction Allington @ St.Clair Highway is Closed to all traffic until June 07, 2018.                                                                                           

  St. Clair Highway between Allington & Westrick is also Closed –Emergency Vehicles will have access.                                                                                                  


*PRESS RELEASE*
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
DATE: 05/17/2018
FOR INFORMATION, CONTACT: Dewayne A. Rogers (810)-388-4020

***Update*** Cribbins Road over Unnamed Creek in Clyde Township will be open May 17, 2018 at 3 pm.

Work included removing the existing beams and concrete deck, replacing it with a new prefabricated steel beams and bridge deck, asphalt pavement, and new guardrail.

This project was financed by the St. Clair County Road Commission at a total estimated cost for construction of $140,000.00. The work will be performed by St. Clair County Road Commission crews.

*PRESS RELEASE*
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
DATE: 05/10/2018
FOR INFORMATION, CONTACT: Dewayne A. Rogers (810)-388-4020

***Update***
Cribbins Road over Unnamed Creek in Clyde Township will remain closed until May 18, 2018.


Work includes removing the existing beams and concrete deck, replacing it with a new prefabricated steel beams and bridge deck, asphalt pavement, and new guardrail.

Cribbins Road will be closed from April 23, 2018 to May 18, 2018 to permit the installation of the new bridge superstructure and guardrail. Cribbins Road will be closed approximately 200’ north and south of the Unnamed Creek. The posted detour for Cribbins Road will be Rynn Road, Rabidue Road and Bryce Road.

Traffic will not be permitted across the Unnamed Creek during the closure. Local residents and emergency vehicles will have access to local properties on either side of the Unnamed Creek on Cribbins Road. Local residents are encouraged to plan for delays due to construction. We request your cooperation and patience.

This project is financed by the St. Clair County Road Commission at a total estimated cost for construction of $140,000.00. The work will be performed by St. Clair County Road Commission crews.

MEMORANDUM ROAD COMMISSION DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC WORKS
TO: Bill Hazelton, Brette Stager, Tonia Crawford, Andrew McNiff & Kirk Weston FROM: Mike Clark
DATE: May 9, 2018
SUBJECT: BRIDGE POSTING CHANGE in Clay Twp.

Due to steel beam repair work the following structure’s maximum load rating has been increased:

Flamigo Road over Unnamed Canal (6-11L) in Clay Twp.
- Bridge is 200 feet west of M-29


Previous Posting
3 ton – Single
3 ton – Double
3 ton - Triple

NEW Posting
Current structure capacity is:
16 ton – Single
23 ton – Double
40 ton – Triple

MEMORANDUM ROAD COMMISSION DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC WORKS
TO: Bill Hazelton, Brette Stager, Tonia Crawford, Andrew McNiff & Kirk Weston
FROM: Mike Clark
DATE: May 1, 2018
SUBJECT: CULVERT CLOSED in Lynn Twp.

Due to advancing steel deterioration in the culvert side walls the following structure has been CLOSED:

Norman Road over Lovejoy Drain (C7-T18) in Lynn Twp.
- Culvert is 1160 feet east of Hackman Road


Previous Posting
NONE

NEW Posting
Current structure capacity is:
CLOSED


MEMORANDUM ROAD COMMISSION DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC WORKS
TO: Bill Hazelton, Brette Stager, Tonia Crawford, Andrew McNiff & Kirk Weston
FROM: Mike Clark
DATE: April 30, 2018
SUBJECT: BRIDGE POSTING CHANGE in Casco Twp.

Due to continuing concrete and steel beam deterioration the following structure's maximum load rating has been decreased:

Palms Road over Belle River (4-3P) in Casco Twp.

Previous Posting
42 ton - Single
63 ton - Double
73 ton - Triple

NEW Posting
Current structure capacity is:
33 ton - Single
40 ton - Double
43 ton - Triple


MEMORANDUM ROAD COMMISSION DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC WORKS
TO: Bill Hazelton, Brette Stager, Tonia Crawford, Andrew McNiff & Kirk Weston
FROM: Mike Clark
DATE: April 30, 2018
SUBJECT: BRIDGE POSTING CHANGE in Clay Twp.

Due to advancing steel deterioration the following structure's maximum load rating has been decreased:

Flamigo Road over Unnamed Canal (6-11L) in Clay Twp.
- Bridge is 200 feet west of M-29


Previous Posting
16 ton - Single
23 ton - Double
40 ton - Triple

NEW Posting
Current structure capacity is:
3 ton - Single
3 ton - Double
3 ton - Triple


*PRESS RELEASE*
 
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
DATE: 4/26/2018
FOR INFORMATION, CONTACT: Dewayne A. Rogers (810)-388-4020
 
Comstock Road over Black River is scheduled to begin April 30, 2018.
 
 
Maintenance work to the existing bridge on Comstock Road over Black River is scheduled to complete on May 2, 2018.
 
Work will include cleaning the existing concrete bridge deck and waterproofing it with a hand applied epoxy coating.
 
The project will occur under a full closure of Comstock Road until May 2, 2018 to permit the cleaning of the existing bridge surface and apply the new waterproof epoxy coating.  The full closure will be continuous from April 30th to May 1st.  Comstock Road will be closed approximately 500’ on both sides of the Black River.   The posted detour route will be Gibbons Road, Jeddo Road and Cribbins Road.
  
Access will be maintained to local traffic up to the work and closure zone, including homes and businesses, during the closure.  Local residents and emergency vehicles will have access to local properties up to the closure zone on both sides of the bridge. Local residents are encouraged to plan for delays due to construction. We request your cooperation and patience.
 
This project is financed by the St. Clair County Road Commission and the Michigan
Department of Environmental Quality at a total estimated cost for construction of $45,000.00.  The work will be performed by Smiths Waterproofing.

 


MEMORANDUM
ROAD COMMISSION DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC WORKS


TO: Bill Hazelton, Brette Stager, Tonia Crawford, Andrew McNiff
 & Kirk Weston
FROM: Mike Clark
DATE: April 24, 2018
SUBJECT: BRIDGE CLOSED in Riley Twp.

Due to advancing steel deterioration and buckling of culvert walls the following structure’s is CLOSED until further notice:
Hough Road over Sharrard-Burgess Drain (21-08L) in Riley Twp.

 - Bridge is 1055 feet east of Eagling Road

Previous Posting
10 ton – Single
15 Ton – Double
28 ton - Triple

NEW Posting
Current structure is: CLOSED

Road Closure Notification

Date: 4/23/2018
Township: Clyde/Kenockee
Road: Cribbons
Between: Rynn & Bryce

Cribbons Road is now closed to all trafic until further notice due to bridge replacement.
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