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MEMORANDUM

May 24, 2022

ROAD COMMISSION DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC WORKS

 

TO: Bill Hazelton, Brette Stager, Tonia Crawford, Andrew McNiff, Jerry
Westrick & Kirk Weston

FROM: Mike Clark

DATE: May 24, 2022

SUBJECT: BRIDGE POSTING CHANGE in Kimball Twp.
Due to advancing concrete beam deterioration the following structure’s maximum
load capacity has been decreased:

Griswold Road over Pine River 17-03P in Kimball Twp.
Bridge is 100 feet east of Sunnyside Road

Previous Posting
42 ton – Single
65 ton – Double
69 ton – Triple

NEW Posting
Current structure capacity is:
33 ton – Single
41 ton – Double
57 ton – Triple

PRESS RELEASE

MAY 18, 2022

Jeddo Road Bridge Paintings are scheduled to begin
May 31st, 2022.

Bridge maintenance on Jeddo Road over S. Branch Mill Creek, between Arendt Road and
Jorden Road, and Jeddo Road over Mill Creek, between Jorden Road and M-19, are
scheduled to being on May 31st, 2022.

Work will include setting up containment, blast cleaning steel beams, and coating of the
steel beams. This work will be completed under a complete closure.

Access will NOT be maintained to traffic within the construction limits during the project,
please seek alternate routes. The posted detour route will use Arendt Road north to Fisher
Road, west to M-19 and then south to Jeddo Road. The detour route is the same for both
eastbound and westbound traffic. Local residents are encouraged to plan for delays due to
construction. We request your cooperation and patience.

Construction is scheduled to be completed by July 14th, 2022. All scheduling and project
dates are subject to change depending on weather and the contractor’s schedule.

This project is financed by the Federal Highway Administration, St. Clair County Road
Commission and Brockway Township at a total estimated cost for construction of about
$208,802. The Prime Contractor, Civil Coatings and Construction Inc., will be completing
the work.

Advance Notice

Meeting Time Change

The board meeting on May 17 will be held at 5:30 pm

Advance Notice

Weed and Brush Control Program

The St. Clair County Road Commission will begin its 2022 Herbicide Weed and Brush
Control Program on or after June 15, 2022. Program completion, subject to weather
and/or operational factors, is expected by August 1, 2022.

PRESS RELEASE

May 9, 2022

Division Road Asphalt Mill and Overlay is scheduled to begin
May 23rd, 2022.

 

Rehabilitation work on Division Road from Gratiot Road to I-94 is scheduled to begin on
May 23rd, 2022.


Work will include milling the top layer of asphalt and placing a new top course of asphalt.
This work will be completed with daytime lane closures utilizing flaggers.

Access will be maintained to traffic within the construction limits during the project.
Local residents are encouraged to plan for delays due to construction. We request your
cooperation and patience.

Construction is anticipated to be complete by June 18th, 2022. All scheduling and project
dates are subject to change depending on weather and the contractor’s schedule.

This project is financed by the St. Clair County Road Commission, the State of Michigan,
and the Federal Highway Administration at a total estimated cost for construction of
$805,000. The prime contractor is Ace-Saginaw Paving Company

MEMORANDUM

May 5, 2022

ROAD COMMISSION DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC WORKS

 

TO: Bill Hazelton, Brette Stager, Tonia Crawford, Andrew McNiff, Jerry
Westrick & Kirk Weston

FROM: Mike Clark

DATE: May 5, 2022

SUBJECT: CUVLERT POSTING CHANGE in Casco Twp.
Due to advancing steel culvert deterioration the following structure’s maximum
load capacity has been decreased to a point of being unsafe:

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

Previous Posting
13 ton – Single
14 ton – Double
44 ton – Triple

NEW Posting
Current structure capacity is:

CLOSED TO All TRAFFIC – Starting Thursday, 5/05/22 in afternoon.

Road Closure Notification

May 9, 2022

FROM: Brette Stager

DATE: May 5, 2022

SUBJECT: ROAD CLOSING - MEADOWLAWN @ KEEWAHDIN.
Meadowlawn will be Closed from Monday 5/9/2022 6:30am, until Thursday
5/12/2022 at 3:30pm. This will be a full closure due to a crossroad culvert replacement
near the intersection

**This is a rescheduled date from the originally planned date of 5/2/2022**

Meeting Time Change

May 17, 2022

FROM: Greg Owens

DATE: May 2, 2022

SUBJECT: Meeting time change
Meeting scheduled for Tuesday, May 17, 2022, at 7:00 pm have been rescheduled to 5:30 pm at the St. Clair County Road Commission's Central Service Center, 21 Airport Drive, St Clair.

Road Closure Notification

April 28, 2022

FROM: Brette Stager

DATE: April 28, 2022

SUBJECT: ROAD CLOSING - TURNER RD.
Meadowlawn Rd @ Keewahdin Rd is closed This will be a full closure due to a crossroad culvert replacement near the intersection.

PRESS RELEASE

April 13, 2022

Palms Road between St. Clair Hwy and Division Road in Casco
Township will be closed to traffic starting the week of June 13th, 2022.

Due to material and scheduling conflicts, the start date of the full road closure has been
moved to an early summer. This will not affect the length of the full closure/detour time as
the maximum 90 day limit is still in effect.

Work includes removing the existing bridge superstructure, road approach paving, and
guardrail, then installing a new steel beam superstructure with concrete deck, new guardrail,
HMA paving, and restoration.

Palms Road will be subject to one lane traffic under flagger control starting on June 13th,
2022 or as weather permits for tree removal during daylight hours.

Palms Road will be closed for approximately 90 consecutive days starting on about June
13th, 2022. Estimated completion date is September 16th, 2022. A detour will be posted
during the closure of Palms Road. The detour will be using St. Clair Hwy, Hessen Road
and Division Road.

Access will be maintained to local traffic within the construction zone, including homes and
businesses, during the closure. Emergency vehicles will have access to local properties
throughout the entire project. Access across Belle River on Palms Road will NOT be
permitted. Local residents are encouraged to plan for delays due to construction. We
request your cooperation and patience.

This project is financed by the State of Michigan Bridge Bundling Program and the Federal
Highway Administration at a total estimated cost for construction of $2,500,000. The work
will be performed by C.A. Hull Inc.

MEMORANDUM

April 13, 2022

ROAD COMMISSION DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC WORKS

 

TO: Bill Hazelton, Brette Stager, Tonia Crawford, Andrew McNiff, Jerry
Westrick & Kirk Weston

FROM: Mike Clark

DATE: March 23, 2022

SUBJECT: BRIDGE POSTING CHANGE in China Twp.
Due to advancing concrete deterioration the following structure’s maximum
load rating has been decreased:

Springborn Road over Baird Drain 5-08L in China Twp.
 Bridge is 2100 feet west of King Road

NEW Posting
Current structure capacity is:
25 ton – Single
44 ton – Double
56 ton – Triple

Road Closure Notification

March 23, 2022

FROM: Brette Stager

DATE: March 23, 2022

SUBJECT: ROAD CLOSING - TURNER RD.
Turner Rd is closed due to flooding in the area. This will be closed until the water recedes.

Road Closure Notification

March 23, 2022

FROM: Brette Stager

DATE: March 23, 2022

SUBJECT: ROAD CLOSING - SPEAKER RD.
Speaker Rd is closed due to flooding in the area. This will be closed until the water recedes.

Road Closure Notification

March 23, 2022

FROM: Brette Stager

DATE: March 23, 2022

SUBJECT: ROAD CLOSING - ARENDT RD.
Arendt Rd is closed due to flooding in the area. This will be closed until the water recedes.

Road Closure Notification

March 23, 2022

FROM: Brette Stager

DATE: March 23, 2022

SUBJECT: ROAD CLOSING - THOMAS RD.
Thomas Road will be completely closed due to a failing crossroad culvert in the area. This closure is for all traffic until further notice.

Road Closure Notification

March 23, 2022

FROM: Brette Stager

DATE: March 23, 2022

SUBJECT: ROAD CLOSING - FARGO RD.
Fargo Road will be closed to all traffic until further notice, due to current weather conditions that are affecting this section of road.

Road Closure Notification

March 23, 2022

FROM: Brette Stager

DATE: March 08, 2022

SUBJECT: ROAD CLOSING.
The Intersection of Meadowlawn Rd and Keewahdin Rd will be completely closed due to a failing crossroad culvert. This closure is for all traffic until further notice.

MEMORANDUM

March 08, 2022

ROAD COMMISSION DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC WORKS


TO: Bill Hazelton, Brette Stager, Tonia Crawford, Andrew McNiff, Jerry
Westrick & Kirk Weston

FROM: Mike Clark

DATE: March 08, 2022

SUBJECT: BRIDGE POSTING CHANGE in Wales Twp.
Due to advancing steel deterioration the following structure’s maximum load
rating has been decreased:
Palms Road over Smiths Creek 23-17L in Wales Twp.
 Bridge is 75 feet south of Ravenswood Road

Previous Posting

18 ton – Single
35 ton – Double
46 ton – Triple

NEW Posting

Current structure capacity is:
18 ton – Single
29 ton – Double
45 ton – Triple

PRESS RELEASE

March 07, 2022

Palms Road between St. Clair Hwy and Division Road in Casco
Township will be closed to traffic starting the week of March 14th, 2022.

Work includes removing the existing bridge superstructure, road approach paving, and
guardrail, then installing a new steel beam superstructure with concrete deck, new guardrail,
HMA paving, and restoration.

Palms Road will be subject to one lane traffic under flagger control starting on March 14th,
2022 or as weather permits for tree removal during daylight hours.

Palms Road will be closed for approximately 90 consecutive days starting on about April
11th, 2022. Estimated completion date is July 10th, 2022. A detour will be posted during
the closure of Palms Road. The detour will be using St. Clair Hwy, Hessen Road and
Division Road.

Access will be maintained to local traffic within the construction zone, including homes and
businesses, during the closure. Emergency vehicles will have access to local properties
throughout the entire project. Access across Belle River on Palms Road will NOT be
permitted. Local residents are encouraged to plan for delays due to construction. We
request your cooperation and patience.

This project is financed by the State of Michigan Bridge Bundling Program and the Federal
Highway Administration at a total estimated cost for construction of $2,500,000. The work
will be performed by C.A. Hull Inc.

For Immediate Release

February 24, 2022

WEIGHT RESTRICTIONS

Due to recent weather conditions, weight limits will be placed on all St. Clair County weight restricted roads beginning Friday, March 04, 2022 Q, 8:00 AM until further notice.
During this time trucks must reduce axle weight by 35% on all weight restricted roads, with the associated speed limit maximum of 35 MPH.
No OVER WEIGHT permits will be issued during this period without special permission. Over weight vehicles transporting during this time will be in violation of weight restrictions and will be cited.
Weight restrictions are imposed by the Road Commission per Act 300, Sec. 257.722 (2) of the Michigan Motor Vehicle Code.

Weight Restriction status updates: sccrc-roads.org
Weight Restriction Hotline #810-432-2914

MEMORANDUM

Due to advancing concrete deterioration the following structure’s maximum load

capacity has been decreased:

Yale Road over Mill Creek 2-1P in Brockway Twp.

  • Bridge is 835 feet East of Collins Road

Previous Posting-

41 ton – Single
65 ton – Double
76 ton – Triple


NEW Posting-
Current structure capacity is:
33 ton – Single
55 ton – Double
65 ton – Triple

MEMORANDUM

Due to advancing steel deterioration the following structure’s maximum load

capacity has been decreased and requires a load posting:

Capac Road over Fraser County Drain (C44-T18) in Lynn Twp.

  • Culverts are 1535 feet north of Turner Road

Previous Posting - NOT POSTED


NEW Posting
Current structure capacity is:
15 ton – Single
24 ton – Double
35 ton – Triple

MEMORANDUM

Due to advancing steel deterioration the following structure’s maximum load
capacity has been decreased and requires a load posting:
Ditty Road over No. 202 County Drain (17-15L) in Kimball Twp.

  • Culverts are 1820 feet south of Griswold Road

Previous Posting - NOT POSTED


NEW Posting
Current structure capacity is:
30 ton – Single
59 ton – Double
65 ton – Triple

Due to construction to totally replace the bridge, the load posting is no
longer needed:
Burtch Road over Milwaukee Creek (13-11P) in Grant Twp.
 Bridge is 2925 feet East of Wildcat Road
Previous Posting
18 ton – Single
26 ton – Double
46 ton – Triple
NEW Posting
Current structure capacity is:
No Load Posting Required for All Legal Loads
Open to all normal traffic

Road Closure Notification

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

DATE: NOVEMBER 16, 2021

Township: Port Huron
Road: Huckleberry @ Strawberry

This closure will take place on Friday. 11/19/2021 at 12:00PM through Wednesday, 11/24/2021 at 5:00pm

Port Huron Township Water Main Project

 

Road Closure Notification

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

DATE: NOVEMBER 2, 2021

Township: Port Huron
Road: Griswold
Between: Michigan & Range

This section of Griswold will be closed to all traffic 8AM 11/8/2021 through 3PM 11/12/2021 due to a crosstube culvert replacement.

 

Road Reopening Notification

*PRESS RELEASE*

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

DATE: OCTOBER 28, 2021

FOR INFORMATION, CONTACT THE FOLLOWING:

BILL HAZELTON, 810-388-4026

Chartier Road over Marine City Dredge Cut in Cottrellville Township

is open to traffic.

Work included removing and replacing the existing bridge along with approach work.

This project was financed by the St. Clair County Road Commission at a total estimated

cost for construction of $250,000. The work was performed by St. Clair County Road

Commission Crews.

 

Road Closure Notification

*PRESS RELEASE*
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
DATE: OCTOBER 27, 2021
INFORMATION CONTACT: PAUL ZELLER, 810-364-5720

Capac Road Bridge Maintenance is scheduled to begin
November 1st, 2021.

Maintenance work on Capac Road Bridge between Speaker Rd. and Yale Rd. is scheduled
to begin on November 1st, 2021.

Work will include cutting and chiseling out deteriorated bridge deck joints and replacing
with new joint materials. This work will be completed under a complete road closure.

The posted detour route will begin at the intersection of Capac and Yale Rds. Proceed
east on Yale Rd. to Mason/Sterling Rd., then following Mason/Sterling Rd. south to
Norman Rd., then west on Norman Rd. back to Capac Rd.

Access will be maintained to traffic within the construction limits during the project.
Local residents are encouraged to plan for delays due to construction. We request your
cooperation and patience.

Construction is anticipated to be complete by November 5th, 2021. All scheduling and
project dates are subject to change depending on weather.