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Road Closure Notification

From: Tonia Crawford
Extension: 4021

Township: Columbus
Road: Rattle Run

Between: Just West of Wales Center Road

Rattle Run will be closed to all traffic starting Monday, 10/10/2022 through
Thursday, 10/13/2022 due to a crossroad culvert replacement

*PRESS RELEASE*

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
DATE: 09/28/2022
FOR INFORMATION, CONTACT: Michael J. Clark, PE (810) 388-4027

Palms Road between St. Clair Hwy and Division Road in Casco
Township will be OPEN to traffic today, September 28th, 2022.

Work included 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.

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

Road Closure Notification

From: Tonia Crawford
Extension: 4021

Township: Greenwood
Road: Hewitt

Between: Duce & Fargo

 This section of Hewitt Road will be closed to all traffic October 3, 2022 through
October 7, 2022 due to Bridge Waterproofing.

Weather permitting.

*PRESS RELEASE*

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
DATE: September 28, 2022
FOR INFORMATION, CONTACT Mike Clark – (810) 388-4027
or mclark@stclaircounty.org

Bricker Road Bridge between Imlay City Rd. and Thomas Rd. in
Kenockee Township is Open to Traffic Today, September 28, 2022.

Construction included removing the entire existing bridge, installing new concrete
foundations, ultra-high performance concrete deck panels, new guardrail, concrete
paving, and restoration.

This project was financed by the St. Clair County Road Commission and County Road
Millage Funds at a total estimated cost for construction of $268,000.

The prime contractor was St. Clair County Road Commission.

Road Closure Notification

From: Tonia Crawford
Extension: 4021

Township: Casco
Road: Palms

Between: Springborn & Marine City Hwy

This section of Palms Road will be closed to all traffic October 3, 2022 through
October 7, 2022 due to Bridge Waterproofing

Weather permitting.

Road Closure Notification

From: Tonia Crawford
Extension: 4021

Township: Kimball
Road: Allen

Between: Griswold & Lapeer

This section of Allen Road will be closed to all traffic 09/26/2022 through 10/17/2022 due to the renewal of the railroad crossing panels and roadway at the railroad tracks

Detour will be posted- Griswold Road to Range Road to Lapeer Road

*PRESS RELEASE*

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

DATE: 9/9/2022
FOR INFORMATION, CONTACT: JENNIFER NELSON 810-364-5720
Northbound Abbotsford Road closed at Lapeer Road starting
September 14, 2022.

Construction and paving of the north half of the roundabout at Lapeer Road and
Abbotsford Road will begin shortly. During this construction, the north leg of the
intersection will be closed and no turns will be permitted from Lapeer Road to
northbound Abbotsford Road beginning Wednesday, September 14, 2022; this
prohibition will last about 20 days. Southbound Abbotsford Road will be maintained with
a temporary road, and only westbound traffic will continue to be maintained on Lapeer
Road.

The posted detour for northbound Abbotsford Road traffic will be Wadhams Road to
Vincent Road to M-136 to Abbotsford Road. Local residents are encouraged to plan for
delays due to construction. We request your cooperation and patience.

Construction is scheduled to be completed November 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
$3,500,000. The prime contractor is Superior Contracting Group LLC.

*PRESS RELEASE*

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
DATE: SEPTEMBER 14, 2022
INFORMATION CONTACT: WILLIAM HAZELTON 810-388-4026

Krafft Road between M-136 to M-25

Work planned for September 18, 2022.
Construction on Krafft Road from M-136 (Pine Grove) to M-25 (24th Avenue) is
scheduled for Sunday, September 18, 2022.

Work will include milling and resurfacing the existing asphalt, and pavement markings.
Majority of work will be completed under a full closure for one day. The posted detour
route will be M-136 and M-25.

Access will not be maintained to local traffic within the construction and closure zone.
Construction is expected to approximately 1 day. Pavement markings will take place at a
future date.

This project is financed by the Federal Highway Administration and St. Clair County
Road Commission at a total estimated construction cost of $100,100. Ace-Saginaw Paving
Company is the prime contractor.

Road Open Notification

From: Tonia Crawford

Extension: 4021

Cork Road between Jeddo Road & Yale Road  has been closed since 07/05/2022.

Work has been completed, and Cork Road is open to traffic.

*PRESS RELEASE*

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

DATE: 09/07/2022
FOR INFORMATION, CONTACT: JENNIFER NELSON 810-364-5720
Northbound Abbotsford Road closed at Lapeer Road - delayed
Due to scheduling issues, the closure of Abbotsford Road at Lapeer Road has been
delayed until further notice.

Construction is scheduled to be completed by November 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
$3,500,000. The prime contractor is Superior Contracting Group LLC.

Road Closure Notification

From: Tonia Crawford
Extension: 4021

Township: Grant
Road: Jeddo

Between: Cribbins & Gibbons

This section of Jeddo Road will be closed to all traffic starting on Monday, 9/12/2022
@ 7:00 AM and will remain closed until further notice due to road construction.

*PRESS RELEASE*

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

DATE: 09/07/2022
FOR INFORMATION, CONTACT: JENNIFER NELSON 810-364-5720
Northbound Abbotsford Road closed at Lapeer Road - delayed
Due to scheduling issues, the closure of Abbotsford Road at Lapeer Road has been
delayed until further notice.

Construction is scheduled to be completed by November 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
$3,500,000. The prime contractor is Superior Contracting Group LLC.

*PRESS RELEASE*

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

DATE: 8/31/2022
FOR INFORMATION, CONTACT: JENNIFER NELSON 810-364-5720
Northbound Abbotsford Road closed at Lapeer Road starting
September 7, 2022.

Construction and paving of the north half of the roundabout at Lapeer Road and
Abbotsford Road will begin shortly. During this construction, the north leg of the
intersection will be closed and no turns will be permitted from Lapeer Road to
northbound Abbotsford Road beginning Wednesday September 7, 2022; this
prohibition will last about 20 days. Southbound Abbotsford Road will be maintained with
a temporary road, and only westbound traffic will continue to be maintained on Lapeer
Road.

The posted detour for northbound Abbotsford Road traffic will be Wadhams Road to
Vincent Road to M-136 to Abbotsford Road. Local residents are encouraged to plan for
delays due to construction. We request your cooperation and patience.
Construction is scheduled to be completed by November 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
$3,500,000. The prime contractor is Superior Contracting Group LLC.

Road Open Notification

From: Tonia Crawford
Extension: 4021

Fulton Road between Kelly & Perry in Brockway Township has been closed since 8/9/2022 due to a culvert replacement project.

Work is now complete, and Fulton Road is open to traffic.

Road Closure Notification

From: Tonia Crawford
Extension: 4021

Township: Kenockee
Road: Bricker
Between: Imlay City & Thomas

This section of Bricker Road will be closed to all traffic starting at 6:35AM on
Monday, 08/22/22 until further notice due to a Bridge Replacement project.

*PRESS RELEASE - REVISED*

Lapeer Road between Abbotsford Road and Wadhams Road closed to
east bound traffic starting August 8, 2022.

Reconstruction work on Lapeer Road between Abbotsford Road and Wadhams Road is
scheduled to begin on August 8, 2022.

Work will include milling the existing asphalt, rubblizing the underlying concrete,
widening for a left turn lane and paving a portion of the shoulders, constructing a
roundabout at Abbotsford Road, asphalt paving, drainage improvements, new pavement
markings and site restoration.

During construction, only west bound traffic on Lapeer Road will be maintained. This
pattern will be maintained for the duration of the project. The posted detour for east
bound traffic will be Taylor/Dunlap Road, I-69, and Wadhams Road. North and south
bound Abbotsford Road traffic will be maintained for now, but will have restrictions when
construction of the roundabout begins. This will be announced in the future.

One way traffic will be maintained within the construction zone, including to homes and
businesses. 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.

Construction is scheduled to be completed by November 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
$3,500,000. The prime contractor is Superior Contracting Group LLC.

Road Closure Notification

From: Brette Stager
Extension: 4017

Township: Brockway Twp.
Road: Fulton Rd

Between: Kelly Rd & Perry Rd

Fulton Rd will be closed starting Tuesday 8/9/2022 at 7:00am, until further notice. The full closure will be for a culvert replacement project in the area. This will be a full closure to all traffic.

PRESS RELEASE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
DATE: AUGUST 2, 2022
FOR INFORMATION, CONTACT: JENNIFER NELSON 810-364-5720

Lapeer Road Weekend Closure

Abbotsford Road to Wadhams Road August 6 and 7, 2022

Storm sewer work for the upcoming Lapeer Road Reconstruction project will occur
Saturday, August 6 and Sunday, August 7, 2022 and will require a full closure between
Abbotsford Road and Wadhams Road. The posted detour route is Wadhams Road to
Griswold Road to Taylor/Dunlop Road.

Storm sewer crossings will be constructed in two locations on Lapeer Road. One location is
600’ west of Bartlett Road, and the other location is 800’ west of Hidden Lake Drive.
Each crossing will require a full closure of Lapeer Road to complete. Both crossings will
not be under construction at the same time. No traffic will be allowed thru the active work
location; traffic will be directed to turn around. Lapeer Road will be re-opened to traffic by
the end of day, Sunday, August 7.

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.

Road Closure Notification

From: Brette Stager
Extension: 4017

Township: St. Clair Twp.
Road: Bowman Rd

Between: Allen Rd & Bartlett Rd

Bowman Rd will be closed starting 8/3/22 at 7:00am, and will stay closed until Thursday 8/18/22 at 3:30pm. This will be a full closure for a culvert replacement in the area. A detour will be posted.

Road Closure Notification

From: Tonia Crawford
Extension: 4021

Township: Lynn
Road: Norman

Between: Sterling & Hackman

This section of Norman Road will be closed to all traffic until 3:00PM on 07/27/2022
Due to a crossroad culvert replacement.

MEMORANDUM

ROAD COMMISSION DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC WORKS

 

TO: Justin Rose, Brette Stager, Tonia Crawford, Andrew McNiff, Jerry
Westrick & Bill Hazelton
FROM: Mike Clark
DATE: July 25, 2022

SUBJECT: CULVERT POSTING CHANGE in Riley Twp.

Due to advancing steel culvert deterioration the following structure’s maximum
load capacity has been decreased to a point of being unsafe:
Eagling Road over Sharrard-Burgess Drain C36-T21 in Riley Twp.
Culvert is 735 feet north of Hough Road

Previous Posting
3 ton maximum

NEW Posting
Current structure capacity is:
CLOSED TO All TRAFFIC – Starting Monday, 7/25/22 in afternoon.

Road Closure Notification


From: Tonia Crawford
Extension: 4021

Township: Kimball
Road: Sparling Road
Between: Griswold & Mayer
This section of Sparling Road will be closed to all traffic starting at 6:30AM on 07/25/2022 through 3:30PM on 08/04/2022 Due to Bridge Work.

Road Closure Notification


From: Tonia Crawford
Extension: 4021

Township: Clyde
Road: Rynn
Between: Rabidue & Cribbins
This section of Rynn Road is closed to all traffic until 3:30PM on 7/26/2022 Due to BridgeWork.

Road Closure Notification


From: Tonia Crawford
Extension: 4021
Township: Kenockee & Wales
Road: Bricker
Between: Lapeer & Webb

This section of Bricker road is closed to all traffic until 3:30PM on 7/26/2022 Due to Bridge Work.

*PRESS RELEASE*


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
DATE: JULY 19, 2022
FOR INFORMATION, CONTACT: JENNIFER NELSON 810-364-5720

CANCELED - Lapeer Road Weekend Closure

Abbotsford Road to Wadhams Road July 23 and 24, 2022

The weekend closure of Lapeer Road has been canceled. The work will be rescheduled for
a future date.

MEMORANDUM


ROAD COMMISSION DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC WORKSH

SUBJECT: BRIDGE POSTING CHANGE in Cottrellville Twp.
Due to advancing steel culvert deterioration the following structure’s maximum
load capacity has been decreased:
Broadbridge Road over Marine City Dredge Cut Drain 9-04P in
Cottrelville Twp.
Culverts are 2815 feet east of Marsh Road
Previous Posting
NONE
NEW Posting
Current structure capacity is:
12 ton – Single
18 ton – Double
33 ton – Triple

*PRESS RELEASE - REVISED*

Lapeer Road Weekend Closure
Abbotsford Road to Wadhams Road July 23 and 24, 2022

Storm sewer work for the upcoming Lapeer Road Reconstruction project will occur
Saturday, July 23 and Sunday, July 24, 2022 and will require a full closure between
Abbotsford Road and Wadhams Road. The posted detour route is Wadhams Road to
Griswold Road to Taylor/Dunlop Road.
Storm sewer crossings will be constructed in two locations on Lapeer Road. One location is
600’ west of Bartlett Road, and the other location is 800’ west of Hidden Lake Drive.
Each crossing will require a full closure of Lapeer Road to complete. Both crossings will
not be under construction at the same time. No traffic will be allowed thru the active work
location; traffic will be directed to turn around. Lapeer Road will be re-opened to traffic by
9pm, Sunday, July 24.

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.

Advance Notice
Phragmites Control Program

St. Clair County Road Commission

The St. Clair County Road Commission will begin its 2022 Herbicide Phragmites Control Program on or after August 16, 2022. Program completion, subject to weather and/or operational factors, is expected by October 1, 2022.

The Daltons, Inc., with offices at 8857 North Syracuse-Webster Road, Syracuse, Indiana, is under contract to the St. Clair County Road Commission to perform phragmites control services in the road right-of-way on designated county roads in St. Clair County. The method of application will be land applied by truck mounted spray units.

The Road Commission Phragmites Control Program will involve the application of herbicides to phragmites. The Program will be implemented to improve visibility and safety for the vehicular traffic and/or pedestrians that use the county roads under the Road Commission’s jurisdiction.

The specific herbicide and specialty products utilized in this treatment will be as follows:

Product Name Active Ingredient Quantity mix/100 gallons of water
AquaPro or equivalent Glyphosate 5.4 1-1/2 gallons
Habitat or equivalent Imazapyr 4 SL 1-1/2 gallons
Cygnet Plus or equivalent Non-ionic Surfactant 1 gallon
Dye Amount necessary to determine coverage

This Advance Notice and information is being supplied in accordance with the Michigan Department of Agriculture, Regulation No. 637 Pre-Notification Requirement.

If a property owner prefers their property not be included for treatment, they must complete an application form for a “No Treatment Zone” permit from the Road Commission no later than August 2, 2022. As a condition of approval of this application, the property owner must agree to properly clear the road right-of-way abutting the subject property of phragmites and brush. Signs supplied by the Road Commission must be in place by August 9, 2022. Posted areas will be omitted from the Program only if the area is clear of phragmites and brush at the time of inspection by the Contractor and/or Road Commission personnel.

Technical information concerning this application may be requested by calling The Daltons, Inc. at 1-574-267-7511. Administrative and operational information may be obtained from the St. Clair County Road Commission Operations Department at 1-810-388-4025.
Kirk D. Weston
Managing Director

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ROAD CLOSURE NOTIFICATION

July 16, 2022

From: Tonia Crawford

Extension: 4021

Township: Greenwood

Road: Cork

Between: Goodells & Castor

County Park Drive will be closed to traffic July 16,2022-July 24,2022 for the St Clair County 4H and Youth Fair.

ROAD CLOSURE NOTIFICATION

July 05, 2022

From: Tonia Crawford

Extension: 4021

Township: Greenwood

Road: Cork

Between: Jeddo & Yale

This section of Cork Road will be closed to all traffic until further notice due to a
crossroad culvert replacement project.

ROAD CLOSURE NOTIFICATION

July 05, 2022

From: Tonia Crawford

Extension: 4021

Township: Lynn

Road: Capac

Between: Tuner & Speaker

This section of Capac Road will be closed to all traffic until Tuesday, 7/12/2022
at 3:30PM due to a crossroad culvert replacement project.

*PRESS RELEASE*

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
DATE: June 29th, 2022
INFORMATION CONTACT: Bill Hazelton, 810-364-5720
Wales Center Road (Phase Two) Construction is scheduled to begin
July 11th, 2022.

Hot Mix Asphalt (HMA) Base Crushing and Shaping and HMA Paving work on Wales
Center Road from Rattle Run Road to Smiths Creek Road is scheduled to begin on July
11th, 2022.

Work will include HMA Base Crushing and Shaping, placing two inches of HMA and
Aggregate Shoulders. Phase two of Wales Center Road will be completed under a detour
and full road closure within the construction influence area. The detour will be using
Rattle Run Road to Fitz Road to Smiths Creek Road.

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

Phase two of construction is anticipated to be complete by July 22nd, 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 at a total estimated co

MEMORANDUM

ROAD POSTING CHANGE in Columbus Twp. 

Due to advancing deterioration of the roadway surface and base, the following
road’s maximum load capacity has been decreased:

Big Hand Road between Palms Road and Gratiot Road in Columbus Twp.

Previous Posting:

NONE

NEW Posting:

Current structure capacity is:
25 ton – Gross Vehicle Weight

ROAD CLOSURE NOTIFICATION

June 21, 2022

From: Tonia Crawford

Extension: 4021

Township: Greenwood

Road: Cork

Between: Jeddo & Beckett

This section of Cork Road will be closed to all traffic 7:00AM on Monday,
6/27/2022 through 4:00PM on Thursday, 6/30/2022 due to crossroad culvert
replacements

MEMORANDUM

BRIDGE POSTING CHANGE in China Twp. 

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

Puttygut Road over Belle River 5-04L in China Twp.
Bridge is 925 feet west of McKinley Road

NEW Posting
Current structure capacity is:
36 ton – Single
41 ton – Double
43 ton – Triple

MEMORANDUM

BRIDGE POSTING CHANGE in Columbus Twp. 

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

Bauman Road over Tinsman Drain 8-12P in Columbus Twp.
Bridge is 435 feet south of Meskill Road

NEW Posting

Current structure capacity is:
23 ton – Single
32 ton – Double
64 ton – Triple

PRESS RELEASE

Wales Center Road Construction is scheduled to begin
June 20th, 2022.

Hot Mix Asphalt (HMA) Base Crushing and Shaping and HMA Paving work on Wales
Center Road from Smiths Creek Road to Lambs Road is scheduled to begin on June 20th,
2022.

Work will include HMA Base Crushing and Shaping, placing two inches of HMA and
Aggregate Shoulders. Phase one of Wales Center Road will be completed under a detour
and full road closure within the construction influence area.

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

Phase one of Construction is anticipated to be complete by June 30th, 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 at a total estimated cost
for construction of $1,045,000. The prime contractor is Ace-Saginaw Paving Company.

PRESS RELEASE

Burt Road Bridge Maintenance is scheduled to begin
June 15, 2022.

Maintenance work on Burt Road Bridge between Miller Rd. and Lynch Rd. is scheduled
to begin on June 15, 2022.

Work will include removing and replacing the deck pavement along with improvements to
the bridge approaches. This work will be completed under a complete road closure.

The posted detour route will be Miller Road to Hunt Road to Lynch Road.

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 22nd. All scheduling and project dates
are subject to change depending on weather.

PRESS RELEASE

Gratiot Road between Arlington Road and Bauman Road in Columbus
Township will be closed to traffic starting the week of June 20th, 2022.
June 10th, 2022.

Work includes removing the entire existing bridge structure, road approach paving, and
guardrail, then installing a new concrete foundation, steel truss superstructure with concrete
deck, new guardrail, asphalt paving, and site restoration.

Gratiot Road will be closed for approximately 130 consecutive days starting on about June
20th, 2022. Estimated completion date is October 28th, 2022. A detour will be posted
during the closure of Gratiot Road. The detour will be using Arlington Road to Big Hand
Road to Bauman 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 Gratiot 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 St. Clair County Road Commission and State of Michigan
Local Bridge Program at a total estimated cost of construction of $3,600,000. The work
will be performed by Grand River Construction, Inc.

PRESS RELEASE

- 2nd START REVISION -
Palms Road between St. Clair Hwy and Division Road in Casco
Township will be closed to traffic starting the week of July 5th, 2022.
June 10th, 2022.

Due to continuing material and scheduling conflicts, the start date of the full road closure
has been moved to July. 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 closed for approximately 90 consecutive days starting on about July
5th, 2022. Estimated completion date is September 30th, 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 fr construction of $2,500,000. The work
will be performed by C.A. Hull Inc.

PRESS RELEASE

Rabidue Road Overlay is scheduled to begin
June 13th, 2022.

Hot Mix Asphalt (HMA) work on Rabidue Road from Lapeer Road to 0.5 miles north is
scheduled to begin on June 13th, 2022.

Work will include HMA wedging, placing 1.5” top course HMA and aggregate shoulders.
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 21st, 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 and Clyde Township at a
total estimated cost for construction of $86,000. The prime contractor is Ace-Saginaw
Paving Company.

PRESS RELEASE

Big Hand Road Overlay is scheduled to begin
June 8th, 2022.

Hot Mix Asphalt work on Big Hand Road from Rattle Run to the end of pavement is
scheduled to begin on June 8th, 2022. 

Work will include grading an additional 120’ at the end of the existing pavement, placing
base course HMA and placing a new top course over the entire paved surface of Big Hand Road.
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 15th, 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 and St. Clair Township
at a total estimated cost for construction of $97,000.  The prime contractor is Ace-Saginaw Paving Company.

 PRESS RELEASE

June 2, 2022

Griswold Road between Allen Road to I-69 Business Loop
Starting June 13, 2022.

Construction on Griswold Road from Allen Road to I-69 business loop is scheduled to
being on June 13, 2022.

Work will include milling and resurfacing the existing asphalt, placing aggregate
shoulders, pavement markings and reconstruction of the railroad crossing.

Work between Michigan Road and 32nd Street will be completed under a full closure for
approximately one week. The posted detour route will use Michigan Road, north to
Lapeer Road, West to 32nd Street, and then south to Griswold Road.

Work between Allen Road to Michigan Road will be completed under daytime lane
closure.

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.

Construction is expected to approximately 2 weeks. 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 and St. Clair County
Road Commission at a total estimated construction cost of $397,784.25. Ace-Saginaw
Paving Company is the prime contractor.

REVISED - PRESS RELEASE

June 1, 2022

Revised - Jeddo Road Bridge Paintings are Rescheduled to Begin
in Approximately Two Weeks.

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 in approximately two weeks depending on weather.

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 August 5th, 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.

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

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.