Weekly Updates

Each week, the Calhoun County Road Department provides information about what road construction and maintenance will be performed in the upcoming week. Please bookmark this page to catch the regular updates or follow us on Facebook, where they will be posted weekly. 

Also, be sure to check out the Current Construction webpage for a list of all projects in 2023. 
You can also view these projects on the interactive road construction map
Have a concern about the roads? Submit it using the Service Request portal.


Weekly Update for Monday, October 30

  • Gravel road maintenance will continue to take place in Fredonia, Tekonsha, Homer, Burlington, Newton and Clarendon Townships.
  • Hot mix asphalt (HMA) hand patching will be taking place in multiple locations across the county.
  • Durapatchers will be out in various locations patching potholes.
  • Road side mowing will continue to take place in Bedford and Athens Townships.
  • Repair work on guardrails along state trunk lines will be carried out.
  • Shoulder repair will take place on primary and local roads.
  • Preparations for winter maintenance of equipment will be conducted.
  • Snow plow training is ongoing.

Weekly Update for Monday, October 23

BURLINGTON TOWNSHIP
Road: 9 Mile Rd – S. County Line Rd to R Dr S
Current Status: Gravel shouldering has been completed.
Detour: Road is open to traffic.
Project information: This project includes crushing and shaping of the existing pavement, resurfacing with two courses of HMA, and installing gravel shoulders.
Start Date: September, 18, 2023
End Date:  October 19, 2023

EMMETT TOWNSHIP
Road: Emmett Township Local Road Program
Current Status: The contractor is working on punch list items throughout the township.  
Detour: None
Project information: This project began in 2020 and includes the resurfacing of every local road in Emmett Township.
Start Date: April 2020
End Date: TBD

MARENGO TOWNSHIP
Road: 19 Mile Rd – G Dr N to I Dr N
Current Status: The contractor is expected to pave the top course of HMA and begin installing gravel shoulders, weather permitting.
Detour: None
Project information: This project includes crushing and shaping of the existing pavement, resurfacing with two courses of HMA, and installing gravel shoulders.
Start Date: October 5, 2023
End Date:  October 20, 2023

PENNFIELD TOWNSHIP
Road: Morgan Rd – North Ave to M-66
Current Status: The contractor will continue to install the new signal & pavement markings.
Detour: None. Single lane closure during construction.
Project information:This project includes the replacement of the existing diagonal span-wire signal with a modern mast arm signal at the intersection Morgan Rd and North Ave. A video detection system will be installed at the signal to improve traffic flow and reduce delay. The road will be milled and resurfaced with two courses of HMA.
Start Date: July 5, 2023
End Date:  October 27, 2023

SHERIDAN TOWNSHIP
Road: 29 Mile Rd – J Dr N to L Dr N
Current Status: The contractor is expected to pave the top course of HMA and begin installing gravel shoulders, weather permitting.
Detour: None. Road closed to thru traffic
Project information: This project includes crushing and shaping of the existing pavement, removal of the speed curve at 29 Mile Rd and L Dr N, resurfacing with two courses of HMA, and installing gravel shoulders.
Start Date: October 9, 2023
End Date:  October 27, 2023

Other Updates:

  • Gravel road maintenance will continue to take place in Athens, Leroy, Tekonsha, Homer, Burlington, Newton and Clarendon Townships.
  • Durapatchers will be out in various locations across the county patching potholes.
  • Road side mowing will continue to take place in Bedford and Leroy Townships.
  • Boom mowing will take place in Emmett, Marengo and Clarendon Townships.
  • Repair work on guardrails along state trunk lines will be carried out.
  • Preparations for winter maintenance of equipment will be conducted.

Weekly Update for Monday, October 16

BURLINGTON TOWNSHIP
Road:
9 Mile Rd – S. County Line Rd to R Dr S
Current Status: The contractor is expected to place gravel shoulders. Weather permitting.
Detour: None. Road closed to thru traffic.
Project information: This project includes crushing and shaping of the existing pavement, resurfacing with two courses of HMA, and installing gravel shoulders.
Start Date: September, 18, 2023
End Date:  October 13, 2023

EMMETT CHARTER TOWNSHIP
Road: Emmett Township Local Road Program
Current Status: The contractor is working on punch list items throughout the township.  
Detour: None
Project information: This project began in 2020 and includes the resurfacing of every local road in Emmett Township.
Start Date: April 2020
End Date:  TBD

MARENGO TOWNSHIP
Road: 19 Mile Rd – G Dr N to I Dr N
Current Status: The contractor is expected to finish grading the aggregate base and pave the leveling course of HMA.
Detour: None
Project information: This project includes crushing and shaping of the existing pavement, resurfacing with two courses of HMA, and installing gravel shoulders.
Start Date: October 5, 2023
End Date:  October 20, 2023

PENNFIELD CHARTER TOWNSHIP
intersection of Morgan Rd and North AveRoad: Morgan Rd – North Ave to M-66
Current Status: Paving is complete. Signs, pavement markings, and restoration are expected to be continue this week. The new signal poles and mast arms will be installed at North Ave.
Detour: None. Single lane closure during construction.
Project information: This project includes the replacement of the existing diagonal span-wire signal with a modern mast arm signal at the intersection Morgan Rd and North Ave. A video detection system will be installed at the signal to improve traffic flow and reduce delay. The road will be milled and resurfaced with two courses of HMA.
Start Date: July 5, 2023End Date:  October 13, 2023

SHERIDAN TOWNSHIP
Road: 29 Mile Rd – J Dr N to L Dr N
Current Status: The contractor is expected to begin pulverizing the existing pavement and begin grading the aggregate base.
Detour: None. Road closed to thru traffic
Project information: This project includes crushing and shaping of the existing pavement, removal of the speed curve at 29 Mile Rd and L Dr N, resurfacing with two courses of HMA, and installing gravel shoulders.
Start Date: October 9, 2023
End Date:  October 27, 2023

Other Road Work:

  • Brine application will continue in Clarendon and Tekonsha Townships.
  • Gravel road maintenance will continue to take place in Bedford, Pennfield, Tekonsha, Homer, Burlington, Fredonia, Newton and Clarendon Townships.
  • 18.5 Mile Road will be graded and compacted.Road side mowing will continue to take place in Bedford and Emmett Townships.
  • Boom mowing on M-66 from I-94 to Dickman Rd and Emmett Township.
  • Repair of washouts on M-66 continues to take place.
  • Durapatchers will be out in various locations across the county patching potholes.

Weekly Update for Monday, October 9

BEDFORD AND EMMETT TOWNSHIPS
Roadside mowing will continue to take place.

BURLINGTON TOWNSHIP
Road: 9 Mile Rd – S. County Line Rd to R Dr S
Current Status: The contractor is expected to place gravel shoulders. Weather permitting.
Detour: None. Road closed to thru traffic.
Project information: This project includes crushing and shaping of the existing pavement, resurfacing with two courses of HMA, and installing gravel shoulders.
Start Date: September, 18, 2023
End Date:  October 13, 2023

CLARENDON AND TEKONSHA TOWNSHIPS
Brine application will continue.

EMMETT TOWNSHIP
Road: Emmett Township Local Road Program
Current Status: The contractor is working on punch list items throughout the township.  
Detour: None
Project information: This project began in 2020 and includes the resurfacing of every local road in Emmett Township.
Start Date: April 2020
End Date:  TBD

MARENGO TOWNSHIP HMA on 19 Mile 1
Road: 19 Mile Rd – G Dr N to I Dr N
Current Status: The contractor is expected to finish grading the aggregate base and pave the leveling course of HMA.
Detour: None
Project information: This project includes crushing and shaping of the existing pavement, resurfacing with two courses of HMA, and installing gravel shoulders.
Start Date: October 5, 2023
End Date:  October 20, 2023

PENNFIELD TOWNSHIP
Road: Morgan Rd – North Ave to M-66
Current Status: Paving is complete. Signs, pavement markings, and restoration are expected to be continue this week. The new signal poles and mast arms will be installed at North Ave.
Detour: None. Single lane closure during construction.
Project information: This project includes the replacement of the existing diagonal span-wire signal with a modern mast arm signal at the intersection Morgan Rd and North Ave. A video detection system will be installed at the signal to improve traffic flow and reduce delay. The road will be milled and resurfaced with two courses of HMA.
Start Date: July 5, 2023
End Date:  October 13, 2023

SHERIDAN TOWNSHIP
Road: 29 Mile Rd – J Dr N to L Dr N
Current Status: The contractor is expected to begin pulverizing the existing pavement and begin grading the aggregate base.
Detour: None. Road closed to thru traffic
Project information: This project includes crushing and shaping of the existing pavement, removal of the speed curve at 29 Mile Rd and L Dr N, resurfacing with two courses of HMA, and installing gravel shoulders.
Start Date: October 9, 2023
End Date:  October 27, 2023

  • Other Updates:
    Fog sealing on all of our chip seal roads has been completed.
  • Second round of MDOT mowing has been completed.
  • Durapatchers will be out in various locations across the county patching potholes.
  • Gravel road maintenance will continue to take place in Tekonsha, Homer, Burlington, Fredonia, Newton and Clarendon Townships.
  • Repair of washouts on M-66 will take place.

Weekly Update for Monday, October 2

BURLINGTON TOWNSHIP9 mile road
Road: 9 Mile Rd – S. County Line Rd to R Dr S
Current Status: Hot mix asphalt (HMA) paving is expected to be completed this week.
Detour: None. Road closed to thru traffic.
Project information: This project includes crushing and shaping of the existing pavement, resurfacing with two courses of HMA, and installing gravel shoulders.
Start Date: September, 18, 2023
End Date:  October 13, 2023

EMMETT CHARTER TOWNSHIP
Road: Emmett Township Local Road Program
Current Status: The contractor is working on punch list items throughout the township.  
Detour: None
Project information: This project began in 2020 and includes the resurfacing of every local road in Emmett Township.
Start Date: April 2020
End Date:  TBD

PENNFIELD CHARTER TOWNSHIPMorgan Road Phase 2
Road: Morgan Rd – North Ave to M-66
Current Status: Paving is complete. Signs, pavement markings, and restoration are expected to be continue this week. The new signal poles and mast arms will be installed at North Ave.
Detour: None. Single lane closure during construction.
Project information: This project includes the replacement of the existing diagonal span-wire signal with a modern mast arm signal at the intersection Morgan Rd and North Ave. A video detection system will be installed at the signal to improve traffic flow and reduce delay. The road will be milled and resurfaced with two courses of HMA.
Start Date: July 5, 2023
End Date:  October 13, 2023

Other Upates

  • Roadside mowing will continue in Bedford and Emmett Townships
  • Gravel road maintenance will take place in Tekonsha, Homer, Clarendon, Albion, Pennfield, Marengo, Lee and Convis Townships.
  • Culvert installation will take place on 18.5 Mile Rd between F Dr S and L Dr S. Delays are expected daily.
  • Durapatchers will be out in various locations across the county patching potholes.
  • The second round of MDOT roadside mowing will be on going.
  • Regraveling in Clarendon Township has been completed.
  • Tree Cleanup on Partello Rd is complete.

Fog Seal Update
The following roads are estimated to be fog sealed the week of 10/2/23.
Albion Township
B Dr S - 24 Mile Rd to 25.5 Mile Rd (primary)

Eckford Township
Homer Rd - B Dr S to E Dr S
23 Mile Rd - Division Dr to D Dr S.


Emmett Township  
Hayes Subdivision

Fredonia Township
C Dr N - 13.5 Mile Rd to 15.5 Mile Rd


Weekly Update for Monday, September 25

BEDFORD AND PENNFIELD TOWNSHIPS
Roadside mowing will continue.

BURLINGTON TOWNSHIP
Road: 9 Mile Rd – S. County Line Rd to R Dr S
Current Status: The contractor will continue to grade and compact the road base in preparation for paving. Once the finished grade is approved, paving can begin.
Detour: None. Road closed to thru traffic.
Project information: This project includes crushing and shaping of the existing pavement, resurfacing with two courses of HMA, and installing gravel shoulders.
Start Date: September, 18, 2023
End Date:  October 13, 2023

BURLINGTON AND CLARENDON TOWNSHIPS
Gravel road maintenance will take place.

Clarendon regraveling 2 - Copy

CLARENDON TOWNSHIP
Regraveling will take place on W Dr S. from 19 Mile Rd to 20.5 Mile Rd.

EMMETT CHARTER TOWNSHIP
Road: Emmett Township Local Road Program
Current Status: The contractor is working on punch list items throughout the township.  
Detour: None
Project information: This project began in 2020 and includes the resurfacing of every local road in Emmett Township.
Start Date: April 2020
End Date: TBD

PENNFIELD CHARTER TOWNSHIP
Road: Morgan Rd – North Ave to M-66
Current Status: Paving is complete. Signs, pavement markings, and restoration are expected to be begin this week.
Detour: None. Single lane closure during construction.
Project information: This project includes the replacement of the existing diagonal span-wire signal with a modern mast arm signal at the intersection Morgan Rd and North Ave. A video detection system will be installed at the signal to improve traffic flow and reduce delay. The road will be milled and resurfaced with two courses of HMA.
Start Date: July 5, 2023
End Date: September 29, 2023

Fog Seal Update
Fog Sealing for 2024 is just about completed, with a few roads left in Emmett, Eckford, Fredonia and Clarence Townships. The following roads are estimated to be fog sealed the week of 9/25/2023. This is work is weather permitting.

Emmett Township                                             
Hayes Subdivision

Eckford Township
Homer Rd - B Dr S to E Dr S

Clarence Township 
S Dr N - 27.5 Mile Rd to County Line

Fredonia Township 
C Dr N - 15.5 Mile Rd to 13.5 Mile Rd

Second round of MDOT roadside mowing will be on going.


Weekly Update for Monday, September 18

BURLINGTON TOWNSHIP
Road: 9 Mile Rd – S County Line Rd to R Dr S

Current Status: Pulverizing of the existing roadway is expected to begin the week of 9-18.
Detour: None. Road closed to thru traffic.
Project information: This project includes crushing and shaping of the existing pavement, resurfacing with two courses of HMA, and installing gravel shoulders.
Start Date: September, 18, 2023
End Date:  October 13, 2023

BURLINGTON AND TEKONSHA TOWNSHIPS
Gravel road maintenance will take place.
Brine application will take place, as weather permits.

CLARENDON TOWNSHIPR Drive South
Regraveling will take place on the follow roads:
R Dr S - 18.5 Mile Rd to 19.5 Mile Rd
W Dr S - 19 Mile Rd to 22.5 Mile Rd
22.5 Mile Rd - W Dr S to S County Line Rd

EMMETT CHARTER TOWNSHIP
Road: Emmett Township Local Road Program
Current Status: The contractor is working on punch list items throughout the township.  
Detour: None
Project information: This project began in 2020 and includes the resurfacing of every local road in Emmett Township.
Start Date: April 2020
End Date:  TBD

MARSHALL AND PENNFIELD TOWNSHIPS
Roadside mowing will continue.

PENNFIELD CHARTER TOWNSHIP
Road: Morgan Rd – North Ave to M-66
Current Status: Milling and paving of high stress pavement near North Ave and near M-66 is expected to begin this week.
Detour: None. Single lane closure during construction.
Project information: This project includes the replacement of the existing diagonal span-wire signal with a modern mast arm signal at the intersection Morgan Rd and North Ave. A video detection system will be installed at the signal to improve traffic flow and reduce delay. The road will be milled and resurfaced with two courses of HMA.
Start Date: July 5, 2023
End Date:  September 29, 2023

Fog Seal Update
The following roads are estimated to be fog sealed the week of 9/18/2023, weather permitting.

Emmett Township                 
Hayes Subdivision

Convis Township               
Q Dr N - 14 Mile Rd to 16 Mile Rd
Q Dr N - 17 Mile Rd to Twp. Line

Eckford Township
Homer Rd - Division Dr to E Dr S
Orchard Dr - 18.5 Mile Rd to Dead End
23 Mile Rd - Division - D Dr S

Clarence Township
S Dr N - 27.5 Mile Rd - County Line

Albion Township
J Dr S - M99 to 30 Mile Rd
D Dr S - 29 Mile Rd to 30 Mile Rd
B Dr S - 24 Mile Rd to 25.5 Mile Rd

Second round of roadside mowing has started on MDOT roads.

In partnership with Kent County Road Commission, crews will be applying mastic treatment to cracks in the asphalt on M-66 as part of an MDOT contract. 


Weekly Update for Tuesday, September 11

BURLINGTON AND TEKONSHA TOWNSHIPS
Brine application will take place as weather permits.

CLARENDON TOWNSHIP
Gravel road projects start this week.

EMMETT CHARTER TOWNSHIP
Road:  Emmett Township Local Road Program
Current Status: The contractor is working on punch list items throughout the township.  
Detour:  None
Project information: This project began in 2020 and includes the resurfacing of every local road in Emmett Township.
Start Date: April 2020
End Date: TBD

LEROY TOWNSHIP
Road:  4 Mile Rd – H Dr S to D Dr S
Current Status: Complete. Pavement markings will be placed later this summer as part of the county wide pavement marking program.
Detour:  None
Project information: This project includes crushing and shaping of the existing pavement, resurfacing with two courses of HMA, and installing gravel shoulders.
Start Date: August 2, 2023
End Date: August 31, 2023

PENNFIELD CHARTER TOWNSHIP
Road:  Morgan Rd – North Ave to M-66
Current Status: Top course paving (except for high stress areas at intersections) is complete.  The contractor will install signal mast arms, then complete paving at intersections.  Pavement markings will be placed when all paving is completed.

Detour: None. Single lane closure during construction.
Project information: This project includes the replacement of the existing diagonal span-wire signal with a modern mast arm signal at the intersection Morgan Rd and North Ave. A video detection system will be installed at the signal to improve traffic flow and reduce delay. The road will be milled and resurfaced with two courses of HMA.
Start Date: July 5, 2023
End Date:  September 29, 2023

PENNFIELD AND MARSHALL TOWNSHIPS
Roadside mowing will continue.

TEKONSHA TOWNSHIP
Gravel road maintenance will take place.

Our 2023 Chip Seal Program is nearing completion. All roads have been chip sealed. We are about half way through with the fog seal application.

Fog Seal Update :
The following roads are estimated to be fog sealed the week of 9/11/2023, weather permitting.

EMMETT TOWNSHIP
Hayes Subdivision
Brigdeon Subdivision

CONVIS TOWNSHIP
Q Dr N - 14 Mile Rd to 16 Mile Rd
Q Dr N - 17 Mile Rd to Twp. Line
15 Mile Road - N Dr N to 15.5 Mile Rd

ECKFORD TOWNSHIP
Homer Rd - Division Dr to E Dr S


Weekly Update for Tuesday, September 5

We are wrapping up chip sealing this week. (see below)

BURLINGTON AND TEKONSHA TOWNSHIPS
Brine application will take place.

CONVIS AND MARSHALL TOWNSHIPS

Roadside Mowing will continue.

ECKFORD TOWNSHIP
18.5 mile road is scheduled to be pulverized starting on Wednesday(Weather Permitting). 

EMMETT TOWNSHIP
Fog sealing will continue to take place.

TEKONSHA TOWNSHIP
Gravel road maintenance will take place.

Chip Seal Update:
The following roads are estimated to be chip sealed the week of 9/5/23. This work is weather permitting.

FREDONIA TOWNSHIP
C Dr S - 15.5 Mile Rd to 13.5 Mile Rd

Fog Seal Update:
The following roads are estimated to be fog sealed the week of 8/28/23. This work is weather permitting.
Hayes Subdivision
Brigdeon Subdivision
H Dr N - 11 Mile Rd to Twp. Line
10 Mile Rd - Mich Ave to Verona Rd
Eastfield Ct - Verona Rd to Dead End
Jane St. - Verona Rd

Loose stone sweeping will continue on the chip sealed roads in Emmett Township.


Weekly Update for Monday, August 28


BURLINGTON TOWNSHIP
Gravel road maintenance will take place.

BURLINGTON AND NEWTON TOWNSHIPS
Brine application will take place.

CONVIS AND PENNFIELD TOWNSHIPS
Roadside Mowing will take place.

CONVIS TOWNSHIP
Road: N Dr N – SB I-69 Ramps to 15 Mile Rd
Current Status: Complete. Pavement markings will be placed later this summer as part of the county wide pavement marking program.
Detour: Open 
Project information: This project includes 2-course resurfacing, shouldering, and pavement markings.
Start Date:July 18, 2023
End Date: August 11, 2023

EMMETT CHARTER TOWNSHIPBridge Deck Paving - Copy
Road: Raymond Rd Bridge Over MDOT Rail Corridor
Current Status: ROAD CLOSED. Ongoing. Removal and replacement of deteriorated substructure.
Detour: Road is closed during construction. The detour route is N. Wattles Rd.
Project information: This project includes replacement of substructure piers, chipping and patching of the railing, removal of HMA on the deck, waterproofing of bridge deck beams, new asphalt, and new guardrail.
Start Date: March 17, 2023
End Date:  September 29, 2023

Road: Emmett Township Local Road Program
Current Status: The contractor is working on punch list items throughout the township.  
Detour: None
Project information: This project began in 2020 and includes the resurfacing of every local road in Emmett Township.
Start Date: April 2020
End Date:  TBD

LEROY TOWNSHIP4 Mile Rd Top Course
Road: 4 Mile Rd – H Dr S to D Dr S
Current Status: Top course paving is complete.  Shouldering & project close-out items should occur in the next couple of weeks. Detour: Road is reopened, but will have lane closures for shouldering operations
Project information: This project includes crushing and shaping of the existing pavement, resurfacing with two courses of HMA, and installing gravel shoulders.
Start Date: August 2, 2023
End Date:  August 31, 2023

MARENGO TOWNSHIP
Road: H Dr N – Mar-Lee School to 22½ Mile Rd.
Current Status: Complete. Pavement markings will be placed later this summer as part of the county wide pavement marking program.
Detour: Single lane closure when workers present. 
Project information: This project includes resurfacing, shouldering, and pavement markings.
Start Date: July 18, 2023
End Date: August 11, 2023

PENNFIELD CHARTER TOWNSHIP
Road: Morgan Rd – North Ave to M-66
Current Status: Top course paving (except for high stress areas at intersections) is complete.  The contractor will install signal mast arms, then complete paving at intersections.  Pavement markings will be placed when all paving is completed.
Detour: None. Single lane closure during construction.
Project information:This project includes the replacement of the existing diagonal span-wire signal with a modern mast arm signal at the intersection Morgan Rd and North Ave. A video detection system will be installed at the signal to improve traffic flow and reduce delay. The road will be milled and resurfaced with two courses of HMA.
Start Date: July 5, 2023
End Date:  September 15, 2023

Chip Seal Update:

The following roads are estimated to be chip sealed the week of 8/28/23. This work is weather permitting.

FREDONIA TOWNSHIP

C Dr S - 15.5 Mile Rd to 13.5 Mile Rd

ECKFORD TOWNSHIP

23 Mile Rd – Division to D Dr S

CLARENCE TOWNSHIP

S Dr N - 27.5 Mile Rd to County Line

ALBION TOWNSHIP

B Dr S - 24 Mile Rd to 25.5 Mile Rd

D Dr S - 29 Mile Rd to 30 Mile Rd

J Dr S - M99 to 30 Mile Rd

HOMER TOWNSHIP

The following roads are estimated to be fog sealed the week of 8/28/23. This work is weather permitting.
N Princeton - Michigan Ave to Dead End
Olive St Subdivision
Strongwood Subdivision
Sawyer Subdivision
I Dr N - 10 Mile Rd to 11 Mile Rd
H Dr N - 11 Mile Rd to Twp. Line
10 Mile Rd - Michigan Ave to Verona Rd
L Dr N - 9.5 Mile Rd to 11 Mile Rd
Pebble Subdivision
Eastfield Ct - Verona Rd to Dead End
9.5 Mile Rd - Verona Rd to L Dr N
Jane St. - Verona Rd 
Logans Run - Verona Rd to Dead End
11.5 Mile Rd - Verona Rd to L Dr N

Loose stone sweeping will continue on the chip sealed roads in Emmett Township.



Weekly Update for Monday, August 21

ATHENS AND BURLINGTON TOWNSHIPS
Gravel road maintenance will take place.
Brine application will take place.

CONVIS TOWNSHIP
Road: N Dr N – SB I-69 Ramps to 15 Mile
Current Status: Complete. Pavement markings will be placed later this summer as part of the county wide pavement marking program.
Detour: Open 
Project information: This project includes 2-course resurfacing, shouldering, and pavement markings.
Start Date: July 18, 2023
End Date: August 11, 2023

The following roads are estimated to be chip sealed the week of 8/21/23. This work is weather permitting.
Q Dr N - 14 Mile Rd to Junction Rd
Q Dr N - 17 Mile Rd to Twp. Line
15.5 Mile Rd - N Dr N. to 15 Mile Rd

EMMETT CHARTER TOWNSHIP
Road: Raymond Rd Bridge Over MDOT Rail Corridor
Current Status: ROAD CLOSED. Ongoing. Removal and replacement of deteriorated substructure.
Detour: Road is closed during construction. The detour route is N. Wattles Rd.
Project information:This project includes replacement of substructure piers, chipping and patching of the railing, removal of HMA on the deck, waterproofing of bridge deck beams, new asphalt, and new guardrail.
Start Date: March 17, 2023
End Date:  September 29, 2023

Road: Emmett Township Local Road Program
Current Status: The contractor is working on punch list items throughout the township.  
Detour: None
Project information:This project began in 2020 and includes the resurfacing of every local road in Emmett Township.
Start Date: April 2020
End Date:  TBD

The following roads are estimated to be chip sealed the week of 8/21/23. This work is weather permitting.
Finish 10 mile Rd
Hayes Subdivision
Brigdon Subdivision  
Jane St
Ashley Court
Jono Rd
Logan’s Run

The following roads are estimated to be fog sealed the week of 8/21/23. This work is weather permitting.                   
E Dr N - 6.5 mile to Beadle Lake Rd
E Dr N - Beadle Lake Rd  to Wattles Rd
Tower Rd - Bradley Lake Rd. toDead End
G Dr N - Raymond.to Wattles Rd
River Rd - Raymond. to G Dr N
D Dr N
Goldenview Subdivision
South Overton Subdivision
Olive St Subdivision
Strongwood and Sawyer Subdivision
I Dr N - 10 Mile Rd to  11 Mile Rd
H Dr N - 11 Mile Rd to Twp. Line

Loose stone sweeping will continue on the chip sealed roads in Emmett Township.

FREDONIA TOWNSHIP
The following road are estimated to be chip sealed the week of 8/21/23. This work is weather permitting.
C Dr N - 15.5 Mile Rd to 13.5 Mile Rd

LEROY TOWNSHIP
Road: 4 Mile Rd – H Dr S to D Dr S
Current Status: Base course paving is complete.  Top course paving should take place the week of 8/28, weather permitting.  
Detour: None. Road closed to thru traffic
Project information: This project includes crushing and shaping of the existing pavement, resurfacing with two courses of HMA, and installing gravel shoulders.
Start Date: August 2, 2023
End Date:  August 31, 2023

MARENGO TOWNSHIP
Road: H Dr N – Mar-Lee School to 22½ Mile Rd.
Current Status: Complete. Pavement markings will be placed later this summer as part of the county wide pavement marking program.
Detour: Single lane closure when workers present. 
Project information: This project includes resurfacing, shouldering, and pavement markings.
Start Date: July 18, 2023
End Date: August 11, 2023

PENNFIELD CHARTER TOWNSHIP
Road: Morgan Rd – North Ave to M-66
Current Status: Base course paving (except for high stress areas at intersections) is complete.  The contractor will begin pouring sidewalk ramps at the intersection of North Ave and Morgan Road.  
Detour: None. Single lane closure during construction.
Project information:This project includes the replacement of the existing diagonal span-wire signal with a modern mast arm signal at the intersection Morgan Rd and North Ave. A video detection system will be installed at the signal to improve traffic flow and reduce delay. The road will be milled and resurfaced with two courses of HMA.
Start Date: July 5, 2023
End Date:  August 20, 2023


Weekly Update for Monday, August 14

ATHENS TOWNSHIP
Brine application will take place.

 

ATHENS AND BURLINGTON TOWNSHIP
Gravel road maintenance will take place.


CONVIS TOWNSHIP
Road: N Dr N – SB I-69 Ramps to 15 Mile
Current Status: Complete. Pavement markings will be placed later this summer as part of the county wide pavement marking program.
Detour: Open 
Project information: This project includes 2-course resurfacing, shouldering, and pavement markings.
Start Date: July 18, 2023
End Date: August 11, 2023

EMMETT CHARTER TOWNSHIP
Road: Raymond Rd Bridge Over MDOT Rail Corridor
Current Status: ROAD CLOSED. Ongoing. Removal and replacement of deteriorated substructure.
Detour: Road is closed during construction. The detour route is N. Wattles Rd.
Project information: This project includes replacement of substructure piers, chipping and patching of the railing, removal of HMA on the deck, waterproofing of bridge deck beams, new asphalt, and new guardrail.
Start Date: March 17, 2023
End Date:  September 29, 2023

Road: Emmett Township Local Road Program
Current Status: The contractor is working on punch list items throughout the township.  
Detour: None
Project information: This project began in 2020 and includes the resurfacing of every local road in Emmett Township.
Start Date: April 2020
End Date:  TBD

The following roads are estimated chip sealed the week of 8/14/23, weather permitting.
D Dr N  Wattles to 11 Mile Rd 
Tower Rd
Goldenview Subdivision 
River and South Overton Subdivision 
Hayes Subdivision
Brigden Subdivision  
 
The following roads are estimated to be fog sealed the week of 8/14/23, weather permitting.
6.5 Mile Rd -  B Dr N to Twp Line
D R N - 6.5 Mile Road to   Beadle Lake Rd
Hoyt/Wyncrest -B Dr N to Dead End
Christian Dr and Ryan Run Subdivisions
E Dr N - 6.5 Mile Rd to Beadle Lake Rd
E Dr N -  Beadle Lake Rd to Wattles Rd
Woodland Beach Subdivision
C Dr N -  Beadle Lake Rd to 8.5 Mile Rd

Loose stone sweeping will continue on the chip sealed roads in Emmett Township.

LEROY TOWNSHIP4 mile road
Road: 4 Mile Rd – H Dr S to D Dr S
Current Status: Paving is expected to begin Monday, weather permitting.  
Detour: None. Road closed to thru traffic
Project information: This project includes crushing and shaping of the existing pavement, resurfacing with two courses of HMA, and installing gravel shoulders.
Start Date: August 2, 2023
End Date: August 31, 2023

MARENGO TOWNSHIP
Road: H Dr N – Mar-Lee School to 22½ Mile Rd.
Current Status: Complete. Pavement markings will be placed later this summer as part of the county wide pavement marking program.
Detour: Single lane closure when workers present. 
Project information: This project includes resurfacing, shouldering, and pavement markings.
Start Date: July 18, 2023
End Date: August 11, 2023

PENNFIELD CHARTER TOWNSHIP
Road: Morgan Rd – North Ave to M-66
Current Status: The contractor will begin pouring sidewalk ramps at the intersection of North Ave and Morgan Road.  
Detour: None. Single lane closure during construction.
Project information: This project includes the replacement of the existing diagonal span-wire signal with a modern mast arm signal at the intersection Morgan Rd and North Ave. A video detection system will be installed at the signal to improve traffic flow and reduce delay. The road will be milled and resurfaced with two courses of HMA.
Start Date: July 5, 2023
End Date: August 20, 2023



Weekly Update for Monday, August 7


BURLINGTON TOWNSHIP
Road: N Dr S – 9½ Mile to M-311
Current Status: Complete. Pavement markings will be placed later this summer as part of the county wide pavement marking program.
Detour: Single lane closure when workers present. 
Project information: This project includes resurfacing, shouldering, and pavement markings.
Start Date: July 13, 2023
End Date: August 4, 2023

CLARENCE/LEE TOWNSHIP
Road Side mowing will continue.

CONVIS TOWNSHIP
Road: N Dr N – SB I-69 Ramps to 15 Mile
Current Status: HMA overlay is complete. Gravel shoulders will be installed at the contractors next availability.  
Detour: Single lane closure when workers present. 
Project information: This project includes 2-course resurfacing, shouldering, and pavement markings.
Start Date: July 18, 2023
End Date: August 11, 2023

EMMETT CHARTER TOWNSHIP
Road: Raymond Rd Bridge Over MDOT Rail Corridor
Current Status: ROAD CLOSED. Ongoing. Removal and replacement of deteriorated substructure.
Detour:  Road is closed during construction. The detour route is N. Wattles Rd.
Project information: This project includes replacement of substructure piers, chipping and patching of the railing, removal of HMA on the deck, waterproofing of bridge deck beams, new asphalt, and new guardrail.
Start Date: March 17, 2023
End Date:  September 29, 2023

Fog Sealing is taking place in Woodland Beach Subdivision.
Chip sealing in Emmett Township continues.

Road: Emmett Township Local Road Program
Current Status: The contractor is working on punch list items throughout the township.  
Detour: None
Project information: This project began in 2020 and includes the resurfacing of every local road in Emmett Township.
Start Date: April 2020
End Date:  TBD

LEROY TOWNSHIP
Road: 4 Mile Rd – H Dr S to D Dr S
Current Status: Continue grading of the pulverized road surface to prep for paving.  
Detour: None. Road closed to thru traffic
Project information:This project includes crushing and shaping of the existing pavement, resurfacing with two courses of HMA, and installing gravel shoulders.
Start Date: August 2, 2023
End Date:  August 31, 2023

LEROY AND ATHENS TOWNSHIPS
Second round of brine application will be starting. Graders will be working in Leroy and Athens Townships.

MARENGO TOWNSHIP
Road: H Dr N – Mar-Lee School to 22½ Mile Rd.
Current Status: HMA overlay is complete. Gravel shoulders will be placed at the contractors next availability.   
Detour: Single lane closure when workers present. 
Project information: This project includes resurfacing, shouldering, and pavement markings.
Start Date: July 18, 2023
End Date: August 11, 2023

NEWTON TOWNSHIP
Road: 8 Mile – D Dr S to Division Dr.
Current Status: Complete. Pavement markings will be placed later this summer as part of the county wide pavement marking program.
Detour: Single lane closure when workers present. 
Project information: This project includes resurfacing, shouldering, and pavement markings.
Start Date: July 13, 2023
End Date: August 4, 2023

PENNFIELD CHARTER TOWNSHIP
Road: Morgan Rd – North Ave to M-66
Current Status: EXPECT DELAYS. Milling and the first lift of resurfacing will be done on Monday 8/7. Concrete curb and sidewalk ramps will be poured in the back half of the week. The contractor will also be adjusting manholes in the back half of the week.
Detour: None. Single lane closure during construction.
Project information: This project includes the replacement of the existing diagonal span-wire signal with a modern mast arm signal at the intersection Morgan Rd and North Ave. A video detection system will be installed at the signal to improve traffic flow and reduce delay. The road will be milled and resurfaced with two courses of HMA.
Start Date: July 5, 2023
End Date:  August 20, 2023

TEKONSHA TOWNSHIP
Road: Old-27 – Tekonsha Village Limits to M-60.
Current Status: Complete. Pavement markings will be placed later this summer as part of the county wide pavement marking program.
Detour: None 
Project information: This project includes milling, 2-course resurfacing, shouldering, and pavement markings.
Start Date: July 19, 2023
End Date: August 4, 2023

Pothole patching continues in across the county.


Weekly Update for Monday, July 31

ATHENS, BURLINGTON, AND LEROY TOWNSHIPS
Fog sealing will take place.

BURLINGTON TOWNSHIP
Road: N Dr S – 9½ Mile to M-311
Current Status: The road has been resurfaced. Gravel shoulders will be installed at the contractors next availability.
Detour: Single lane closure when workers present. 
Project information: This project includes resurfacing, shouldering, and pavement markings.
Start Date: July 13, 2023
End Date: August 4, 2023

CONVIS TOWNSHIP
Road: N Dr N – SB I-69 Ramps to 15 Mile
Current Status: HMA overlay is complete. Gravel shoulders will be installed at the contractors next availability.  
Detour: Single lane closure when workers present. 
Project information: This project includes 2-course resurfacing, shouldering, and pavement markings.
Start Date: July 18, 2023
End Date: August 4, 2023

EMMETT CHARTER TOWNSHIP
Road: Raymond Rd Bridge Over MDOT Rail Corridor
Current Status: ROAD CLOSED. Ongoing. Removal and replacement of deteriorated substructure.
Detour: Road is closed during construction. The detour route is N. Wattles Rd.
Project information: This project includes replacement of substructure piers, chipping and patching of the railing, removal of HMA on the deck, waterproofing of bridge deck beams, new asphalt, and new guardrail.
Start Date: March 17, 2023
End Date: September 29, 2023

Road: Emmett Township Local Road Program
Current Status: The contractor is working on punch list items throughout the township.  
Detour: None
Project information: This project began in 2020 and includes the resurfacing of every local road in Emmett Township.
Start Date: April 2020
End Date: TBD

Woodland Beach Subdivision: Chipseal will take place in Emmett Township in the Woodland Beach Subdivision. We ask all residents not to park on the road and not to run their sprinklers systems. The over spray of the sprinklers greatly affect the chip seal process on how well the stone adheres to the road surface.

HOMER AND FREDONIA TOWNSHIPS
Gravel Road maintenance and brine application will take place.

LEE AND CLARENCE TOWNSHIPS
Second round of county mowing has started .

LEROY TOWNSHIP
Road: 4 Mile Rd – H Dr S to D Dr S
Current Status: Pulverizing of the existing roadway is expected to begin on Wednesday 8/2.
Detour: None. Road closed to thru traffic
Project information: This project includes crushing and shaping of the existing pavement, resurfacing with two courses of HMA, and installing gravel shoulders.
Start Date: August 2, 2023
End Date: August 31, 2023

MARENGO TOWNSHIP
Road: H Dr N – Mar-Lee School to 22½ Mile Rd.
Current Status: HMA overlay is complete. Gravel shoulders will be placed at the contractors next availability.   
Detour: Single lane closure when workers present. 
Project information: This project includes resurfacing, shouldering, and pavement markings.
Start Date:  July 18, 2023
End Date: August 4, 2023

NEWTON TOWNSHIP
Road: 8 Mile – D Dr S to Division Dr.
Current Status: The road has been resurfaced. Gravel shoulders will be installed at the contractors next availability.
Detour: Single lane closure when workers present. 
Project information: This project includes resurfacing, shouldering, and pavement markings.
Start Date: July 13, 2023
End Date: August 4, 2023

PENNFIELD CHARTER TOWNSHIP
Road: Morgan Rd – North Ave to M-66
Current Status: Contractors will continue underground utility work for the signal replacement at the intersection of Morgan Rd and North Ave.
Detour: None. Single lane closure during construction.
Project information: This project includes the replacement of the existing diagonal span-wire signal with a modern mast arm signal at the intersection Morgan Rd and North Ave. A video detection system will be installed at the signal to improve traffic flow and reduce delay. The road will be milled and resurfaced with two courses of HMA.
Start Date: July 5, 2023
End Date: August 20, 2023

TEKONSHA TOWNSHIP
Road: Old-27 – Tekonsha Village Limits to M-60.
Current Status: The road has been resurfaced. Gravel shoulders will be installed at the contractors next availability.
Detour: Single lane closure when workers present. 
Project information: This project includes milling, 2-course resurfacing, shouldering, and pavement markings.
Start Date:  July 19, 2023
End Date: August 4, 2023



Weekly Update for Monday, July 24
ATHENS TOWNSHIP
Road: 3½ Mile Rd & O Dr S – 2 Mile Rd to 2000’ south of Q Dr S
Current Status: Asphalt overlay, gravel shoulders, and chip sealing have been completed. Fog sealing will be completed in the following weeks.
Detour: Single lane closure while paving. 1 day closure while chip sealing.
Project information: This project includes HMA skip paving, installing gravel shoulders, and chip sealing.
Start Date: June 21, 2023
End Date:  August 31, 2023

BEDFORD CHARTER TOWNSHIP
Road: Augusta Dr – M-89 to West County Line.
Current Status: Project Complete. Pavement markings will be completed as part of the countywide pavement marking program later this summer/fall.
Detour: None 
Project information: This project includes milling and resurfacing, shouldering, and pavement markings.
Start Date: July 12, 2023
End Date: July 21, 2023

Road: 48th St. – Augusta Dr to Kirby Rd
Current Status: Project Complete. Pavement markings will be completed as part of the countywide pavement marking program later this summer/fall.
Detour: None 
Project information: This project includes resurfacing, shouldering, and pavement markings.
Start Date: July 12, 2023
End Date: July 21, 2023

BURLINGTON TOWNSHIP
Road: N Dr S – 9½ Mile to M-311
Current Status: The road has been resurfaced. Gravel shoulders will be installed at the contractors next availability.
Detour: Single lane closure when workers present. 
Project information: This project includes resurfacing, shouldering, and pavement markings.
Start Date: July 13, 2023
End Date: July 28, 2023

CLARENCE & SHERIDAN TOWNSHIP
Road: 28 Mile Rd – H Dr N to Gordon Lake Access
Current Status: Project Complete.
Detour: None  
Project information: This project is a continuation of the work done in 2018 in Clarence Township. The project includes crushing and shaping the existing pavement, resurfacing with two courses of HMA, widening the paved surface to add a paved shoulder.
Start Date: April 17, 2023
End Date: July 18, 2023

CONVIS TOWNSHIP
Road: N Dr N – SB I-69 Ramps to 15 Mile
Current Status: HMA overlay is complete. Gravel shoulders will be installed at the contractors next availability.  
Detour: Single lane closure when workers present. 
Project information: This project includes 2-course resurfacing, shouldering, and pavement markings.
Start Date: July 18, 2023
End Date: August 4, 2023

ECKFORD TOWNSHIP
Road: 23 Mile Rd – Division Dr to D Dr S
Current Status: Asphalt overlay and gravel shoulders have been completed. Chip sealing will be taking place later this summer.
Detour: Single lane closure while paving. 1 day closure while chip sealing.
Project information: This project includes overlaying existing pavement between B Dr S and D Dr S. Then, chip sealing from Division Dr to D Dr S.
Start Date: May 26, 2023
End Date: August 31, 2023

EMMETT CHARTER TOWNSHIP
Road: Raymond Rd Bridge Over MDOT Rail Corridor
Current Status: ROAD CLOSED. Ongoing. Removal and replacement of deteriorated substructure.
Detour: Road is closed during construction. The detour route is N. Wattles Rd.
Project information: This project includes replacement of substructure piers, chipping and patching of the railing, removal of HMA on the deck, waterproofing of bridge deck beams, new asphalt, and new guardrail.
Start Date: March 17, 2023
End Date:  September 29, 2023

Road: Emmett Township Local Road Program
Current Status: The contractor is working on punch list items throughout the township.  
Detour: None
Project information: This project began in 2020 and includes the resurfacing of every local road in Emmett Township.
Start Date: April 2020
End Date:  TBD

FREDONIA TOWNSHIP
Road: C Dr S – 13½ Mile Rd to 15½ Mile Rd
Current Status: Skip paving and shouldering has been completed. Chip sealing will be completed later this summer.
Detour: Single lane closure while paving. 1 day closure while chip sealing.
Project information: This project includes HMA skip paving, installing gravel shoulders, and chip sealing.
Start Date: July 6, 2023
End Date:  August 31, 2023

HOMER TOWNSHIP
Road grading and brine application will take place.

LEROY TOWNSHIP
Road: 5 Mile Rd – K Dr S to I Dr S
Current Status: Asphalt overlay and chip seal are complete. Fog sealing will take place later this summer
Detour: Single lane closure while paving. 1 day closure while chip sealing.
Project information: This project includes overlaying existing pavement with one course of HMA, installing gravel shoulders, and chip sealing.
Start Date: June 7, 2023
End Date:  August 31, 2023

MARENGO TOWNSHIP
Road: H Dr N – Mar-Lee School to 22½ Mile Rd.
Current Status: HMA overlay is complete. Gravel shoulders will placed at the contractors next availability.   
Detour: Single lane closure when workers present. 
Project information: This project includes resurfacing, shouldering, and pavement markings.
Start Date: July 18, 2023
End Date: July 28, 2023

NEWTON AND EMMETT TOWNSHIPS
Chip seal will take place.

NEWTON TOWNSHIP
Road: 8 Mile – D Dr S to Division Dr.
Current Status: The road has been resurfaced. Gravel shoulders will be installed at the contractors next availability.
Detour: Single lane closure when workers present. 
Project information: This project includes resurfacing, shouldering, and pavement markings.
Start Date: July 13, 2023
End Date: July 27, 2023

PENNFIELD CHARTER TOWNSHIP
Road: Morgan Rd – North Ave to M-66
Current Status: Contractors will continue underground utility work for the signal replacement at the intersection of Morgan Rd and North Ave.
Detour: None. Single lane closure during construction.
Project information: This project includes the replacement of the existing diagonal span-wire signal with a modern mast arm signal at the intersection Morgan Rd and North Ave. A video detection system will be installed at the signal to improve traffic flow and reduce delay. The road will be milled and resurfaced with two courses of HMA.
Start Date: July 5, 2023
End Date: August 20, 2023

TEKONSHA TOWNSHIP
Road: Old-27 – Tekonsha Village Limits to M-60.
Current Status: The road has been resurfaced. Gravel shoulders will be installed at the contractors next availability.
Detour: Single lane closure when workers present. 
Project information: This project includes milling, 2-course resurfacing, shouldering, and pavement markings.
Start Date: July 19, 2023
End Date: August 4, 2023

Pothole patching will in various locations across the county.
Durapatching will take place on project roads.




Weekly Update for Monday, July 17 

ATHENS TOWNSHIP
Road: 3½ Mile Rd & O Dr S – 2 Mile Rd to 2000’ south of Q Dr S
Current Status: Asphalt overlay and gravel shoulders have been completed. Chip sealing has been completed. Fog sealing will be completed in the following weeks.
Detour: Single lane closure while paving. 1 day closure while chip sealing.
Project information: This project includes HMA skip paving, installing gravel shoulders, and chip sealing.
Start Date: June 21, 2023
End Date:  August 31, 2023

BEDFORD TOWNSHIP
Road: Augusta Dr – M-89 to West County Line.
Current Status: The road has been milled and resurfaced. Gravel shoulders will be installed at the contractors next availability.
Detour: Single lane closure when workers present. 
Project information:  This project includes milling and resurfacing, shouldering, and pavement markings.
Start Date: July 12, 2023
End Date: July 21, 2023

Road:  48th St. – Augusta Dr to Kirby Rd
Current Status:  The road resurfaced. Gravel shoulders will be installed at the contractors next availability.
Detour: Single lane closure when workers present. 
Project information:  This project includes resurfacing, shouldering, and pavement markings.
Start Date: July 12, 2023
End Date: July 21, 2023

BURLINGTON TOWNSHIP
Road: N Dr S – 9½ Mile to M-311
Current Status: The road has been resurfaced. Gravel shoulders will be installed at the contractors next availability.
Detour: Single lane closure when workers present. 
Project information: This project includes resurfacing, shouldering, and pavement markings.
Start Date: July 13, 2023
End Date: July 21, 2023

Road: N. Broadway (8 Mile) – Union City Village Limits to M-60
Current Status:  Substantially complete. The road has been milled and resurfaced. Pavement markings will be completed later this summer as part of our county wide pavement marking program.
Detour: None
Project information:  This project includes milling, 2-course resurfacing, and pavement markings.
Start Date: July 14, 2023
End Date: July 14, 2023

CLARENCE AND SHERIDAN TOWNSHIPS
Road: 28 Mile Rd – H Dr N to Gordon Lake Access
Current Status: Pavement markings have been completed. Installation of new signs will be completed later this week.
Detour: Open to Traffic. Shoulder and lane closure during sign installation.  
Project information: This project is a continuation of the work done in 2018 in Clarence Township. The project includes crushing and shaping the existing pavement, resurfacing with two courses of HMA, widening the paved surface to add a paved shoulder.
Start Date: April 17, 2023
End Date: July 14, 2023

CONVIS TOWNSHIP
Road: N Dr N – SB I-69 Ramps to 15 Mile
Current Status: The first lift of HMA will be paved later this week.
Detour: Single lane closure when workers present. 
Project information: This project includes 2-course resurfacing, shouldering, and pavement markings.
Start Date: July 18, 2023
End Date: August 4, 2023

ECKFORD TOWNSHIP
Road: 23 Mile Rd – Division Dr to D Dr S
Current Status: Asphalt overlay and gravel shoulders have been completed. Chip sealing will be taking place later this summer.
Detour: Single lane closure while paving. 1 day closure while chip sealing.
Project information: This project includes overlaying existing pavement between B Dr S and D Dr S. Then, chip sealing from Division Dr to D Dr S.
Start Date: May 26, 2023
End Date:  August 31, 2023

EMMETT TOWNSHIP
Road: Raymond Rd Bridge Over MDOT Rail Corridor
Current Status: ROAD CLOSED. Ongoing. Removal and replacement of deteriorated substructure.
Detour: Road is closed during construction. The detour route is N. Wattles Rd.
Project information: This project includes replacement of substructure piers, chipping and patching of the railing, removal of HMA on the deck, waterproofing of bridge deck beams, new asphalt, and new guardrail.
Start Date: March 17, 2023
End Date:  September 29, 2023

Road: Emmett Township Local Road Program
Current Status: The contractor is working on punch list items throughout the township.  
Detour: None
Project information: This project began in 2020 and includes the resurfacing of every local road in Emmett Township.
Start Date: April 2020
End Date:  TBD

FREDONIA TOWNSHIP
Road: C Dr S – 13½ Mile Rd to 15½ Mile Rd
Current Status: Skip paving and shouldering has been completed. Chip sealing will be completed later this summer.
Detour: Single lane closure while paving. 1 day closure while chip sealing.
Project information: This project includes HMA skip paving, installing gravel shoulders, and chip sealing.
Start Date:  July 6, 2023
End Date: August 31, 2023

LEROY TOWNSHIP
Road: 5 Mile Rd – K Dr S to I Dr S
Current Status: Asphalt overlay has been paved and gravel shoulders are completed. Chip sealing will take place later this summer
Detour: Single lane closure while paving. 1 day closure while chip sealing.
Project information: This project includes overlaying existing pavement with one course of HMA, installing gravel shoulders, and chip sealing.
Start Date: June 7, 2023
End Date: August 31, 2023

MARENGO TOWNSHIP
Road: H Dr N – Mar-Lee School to 22½ Mile Rd.
Current Status: The road will be overlayed with HMA later this week. 
Detour: Single lane closure when workers present. 
Project information: This project includes resurfacing, shouldering, and pavement markings.
Start Date: July 18, 2023
End Date: July 28, 2023

NEWTON TOWNSHIP
Road: 8 Mile – D Dr S to Division Dr.
Current Status: The road has been resurfaced. Gravel shoulders will be installed at the contractors next availability.
Detour: Single lane closure when workers present. 
Project information: This project includes resurfacing, shouldering, and pavement markings.
Start Date: July 13, 2023
End Date: July 21, 2023

PENNFIELD TOWNSHIP
Road: Morgan Rd – North Ave to M-66
Current Status: Contractors will continue underground utility work for the signal replacement at the intersection of Morgan Rd and North Ave.
Detour: None. Single lane closure during construction.
Project information: This project includes the replacement of the existing diagonal span-wire signal with a modern mast arm signal at the intersection Morgan Rd and North Ave. A video detection system will be installed at the signal to improve traffic flow and reduce delay. The road will be milled and resurfaced with two courses of HMA.
Start Date: July 5, 2023
End Date:  August 20, 2023

TEKONSHA TOWNSHIP
Road: Old-27 – Tekonsha Village Limits to M-60.
Current Status:  The road will be milled and resurfaced later this week.
Detour: Single lane closure when workers present. 
Project information: This project includes milling, 2-course resurfacing, shouldering, and pavement markings.
Start Date: July 19, 2023
End Date: August 4, 2023



Weekly Update for Monday, July 10

ATHENS TOWNSHIP
Road: 3½ Mile Rd & O Dr S – 2 Mile Rd to 2000’ south of Q Dr S
Current Status: Asphalt overlay and gravel shoulders have been completed. Chip sealing will be completed later this summer.  
Detour: Single lane closure while paving. 1 day closure while chip sealing.
Project information: This project includes HMA skip paving, installing gravel shoulders, and chip sealing.
Start Date: June 21, 2023
End Date: August 31, 2023

ATHENS, BURLINGTON, LEROY, AND EMMETT TOWNSHIPS
Chip seal will take place, depending on weather conditions.

BEDFORD, PENNFIELD, AND CONVIS TOWNSHIPS
Pothole patching will continue.

CLARENCE AND SHERIDAN TOWNSHIPS
Road: 28 Mile Rd – H Dr N to Gordon Lake Access
Current Status: Pavement markings will be completed later this week. Installation of new signs will be completed as soon as materials become available.
Detour: Open to Traffic. Shoulder and lane closure during sign installation.  
Project information: This project is a continuation of the work done in 2018 in Clarence Township. The project includes crushing and shaping the existing pavement, resurfacing with two courses of HMA, widening the paved surface to add a paved shoulder.
Start Date: April 17, 2023
End Date: July 14, 2023

CLARENDON TOWNSHIP
Roadside mowing will continue.
Road grading and brine application will take place.

ECKFORD TOWNSHIP
Road: 23 Mile Rd – Division Dr to D Dr S
Current Status: Asphalt overlay and gravel shoulders have been completed. Chip sealing will be taking place later this summer.
Detour: Single lane closure while paving. 1 day closure while chip sealing.
Project information: This project includes overlaying existing pavement between B Dr S and D Dr S. Then, chip sealing from Division Dr to D Dr S.
Start Date: May 26, 2023
End Date: August 31, 2023

EMMETT TOWNSHIP
Road: Raymond Rd Bridge Over MDOT Rail Corridor
Current Status: ROAD CLOSED. Ongoing. Removal and replacement of deteriorated substructure.
Detour: Road is closed during construction. The detour route is N. Wattles Rd.
Project information: This project includes replacement of substructure piers, chipping and patching of the railing, removal of HMA on the deck, waterproofing of bridge deck beams, new asphalt, and new guardrail.
Start Date: March 17, 2023
End Date: September 29, 2023

Road: Emmett Township Local Road Program
Current Status: The contractor is working on punch list items throughout the township.  
Detour: None
Project information: This project began in 2020 and includes the resurfacing of every local road in Emmett Township.
Start Date: April 2020
End Date:  TBD

CDriveSpavingFREDONIA TOWNSHIP
Road: C Dr S – 13½ Mile Rd to 15½ Mile Rd (pictured)
Current Status: Skip paving has been completed. Placing gravel shoulders will be completed at the contractors next availability.
Detour: Single lane closure while paving. 1 day closure while chip sealing.
Project information: This project includes HMA skip paving, installing gravel shoulders, and chip sealing.
Start Date: July 6, 2023
End Date: August 31, 2023

HOMER TOWNSHIP
Roadside mowing will continue.

LEROY TOWNSHIP
Road: 5 Mile Rd – K Dr S to I Dr S
Current Status:  Asphalt overlay has been paved and gravel shoulders are completed. Chip sealing will take place later this summer
Detour: Single lane closure while paving. 1 day closure while chip sealing.
Project information: This project includes overlaying existing pavement with one course of HMA, installing gravel shoulders, and chip sealing.
Start Date: June 7, 2023
End Date: August 31, 2023

MARSHALL TOWNSHIP
Road: Old-27 – Marshall City Limits to Highfield Dr
Current Status: Permanent pavement markings will be completed later this week. Installation of new signs will be completed as soon as materials become available.
Detour: None. Shoulder & lane closure when installing signs.
Project information: This project includes adding paved shoulders from G Dr N to Highfield Dr then milling and resurfacing with one course of HMA from the Marshall City Limits to Highfield Dr.
Start Date: May 22, 2023
End Date:  July 14, 2023

PENNFIELD TOWNSHIP
Road: Morgan Rd – North Ave to M-66
Current Status: Contractors will continue underground utility work for the signal replacement at the intersection of Morgan Rd and North Ave.
Detour: None. Single lane closure during construction.
Project information: This project includes the replacement of the existing diagonal span-wire signal with a modern mast arm signal at the intersection Morgan Rd and North Ave. A video detection system will be installed at the signal to improve traffic flow and reduce delay. The road will be milled and resurfaced with two courses of HMA.
Start Date: July 5, 2023
End Date: August 20, 2023


Update for Monday, July 3
ATHENS TOWNSHIP
Road:  3½ Mile Rd & O Dr S – 2 Mile Rd to 2000’ south of Q Dr S
Current Status:  Asphalt overlay and gravel shoulders have been completed. Chip sealing will be completed later this summer.  
Detour: Single lane closure while paving. 1 day closure while chip sealing.
Project information: This project includes HMA skip paving, installing gravel shoulders, and chip sealing.
Start Date:  June 21, 2023
End Date: August 31, 2023

ATHENS, LEROY, AND NEWTON TOWNSHIPS
Dust control will take place.

BEDFORD, CONVIS, MARSHALL, AND LEROY TOWNSHIPS
Crews will be patching potholes.

BURLINGTON, FREDONIA, HOMER, AND CLARENDON TOWNSHIPS
Roadside mowing will take place.

CLARENCE AND SHERIDAN TOWNSHIPS
Road: 28 Mile Rd – H Dr N to Gordon Lake Access
Current Status:  ROAD CLOSED. Pavement markings and sign installation are scheduled for Thursday & Friday, weather permitting.
Detour:  Road is closed during construction. The detour route is 26 Mile Rd.
Project information:  This project is a continuation of the work done in 2018 in Clarence Township. The project includes crushing and shaping the existing pavement, resurfacing with two courses of HMA, widening the paved surface to add a paved shoulder.
Start Date: April 17, 2023
End Date: July 7, 2023

CLARENDON TOWNSHIP
Gravel road maintenance will continue.

ECKFORD TOWNSHIP
Road:  23 Mile Rd – Division Dr to D Dr S
Current Status: Asphalt overlay and gravel shoulders have been completed. Chip sealing will be taking place later this summer.
Detour: Single lane closure while paving. 1 day closure while chip sealing.
Project information: This project includes overlaying existing pavement between B Dr S and D Dr S. Then, chip sealing from Division Dr to D Dr S.
Start Date: May 26, 2023
End Date: August 31, 2023

EMMETT TOWNSHIP
Road: Raymond Rd Bridge Over MDOT Rail Corridor
Current Status: ROAD CLOSED. Ongoing. Removal and replacement of deteriorated substructure.
Detour: Road is closed during construction. The detour route is N. Wattles Rd.
Project information: This project includes replacement of substructure piers, chipping and patching of the railing, removal of HMA on the deck, waterproofing of bridge deck beams, new asphalt, and new guardrail.
Start Date: March 17, 2023
End Date:  September 29, 2023

Road: Emmett Township Local Road Program
Current Status: The contractor is working on punch list items throughout the township.  
Detour: None
Project information: This project began in 2020 and includes the resurfacing of every local road in Emmett Township.
Start Date:  April 2020
End Date:  TBD

FREDONIA TOWNSHIP
Road: C Dr S – 13½ Mile Rd to 15½ Mile Rd
Current Status:  Skip paving will begin on Thursday, weather permitting.
Detour: Single lane closure while paving. 1 day closure while chip sealing.
Project information: This project includes HMA skip paving, installing gravel shoulders, and chip sealing.
Start Date:  July 6, 2023
End Date: August 31, 2023

LEROY TOWNSHIP
Road: 5 Mile Rd – K Dr S to I Dr S
Current Status:  Asphalt overlay has been paved and gravel shoulders are completed. Chip sealing will take place later this summer
Detour: Single lane closure while paving. 1 day closure while chip sealing.
Project information: This project includes overlaying existing pavement with one course of HMA, installing gravel shoulders, and chip sealing.
Start Date: June 7, 2023
End Date:  August 31, 2023

MARSHALL TOWNSHIP
Road: Old-27 – Marshall City Limits to Highfield Dr
Current Status: Recessing for the permanent pavement markings will be completed toward the end of the week.
Detour: None. Single lane closure during construction.
Project information: This project includes adding paved shoulders from G Dr N to Highfield Dr then milling and resurfacing with one course of HMA from the Marshall City Limits to Highfield Dr.
Start Date: May 22, 2023
End Date:  July 7, 2023

PENNFIELD TOWNSHIP
Road: Morgan Rd – North Ave to M-66
Current Status: Contractors are expected to begin underground utility work on Wednesday for the signal replacement at the intersection of Morgan Rd and North Ave.
Detour: None. Single lane closure during construction.
Project information: This project includes the replacement of the existing diagonal span-wire signal with a modern mast arm signal at the intersection Morgan Rd and North Ave. A video detection system will be installed at the signal to improve traffic flow and reduce delay. The road will be milled and resurfaced with two courses of HMA.
Start Date: July 5, 2023
End Date:  August 20, 2023

Update for Monday, June 26

ATHENS TOWNSHIP
Road: 3½ Mile Rd & O Dr S – 2 Mile Rd to 2000’ south of Q Dr S
Current Status: Asphalt overlay has been completed. Gravel shoulders will be installed at the contractors next availability.
Detour: Single lane closure while paving. 1 day closure while chip sealing.
Project information: This project includes HMA skip paving, installing gravel shoulders, and chip sealing.
Start Date: June 21, 2023
End Date:  August 31, 2023

ATHENS AND CLARENDON TOWNSHIPS
Gravel road maintenance will continue this week.

CLARENCE AND SHERIDAN TOWNSHIP
Road: 28 Mile Rd – H Dr N to Gordon Lake Access
Current Status: ROAD CLOSED. Ongoing. Base and top courses of asphalt has been paved. Shouldering will continue all week, weather permitting.
Detour: Road is closed during construction. The detour route is 26 Mile Rd.
Project information: This project is a continuation of the work done in 2018 in Clarence Township. The project includes crushing and shaping the existing pavement, resurfacing with two courses of HMA, widening the paved surface to add a paved shoulder.
Start Date: April 17, 2023
End Date: July 7, 2023

CONVIS, MARSHALL, ECKFORD, HOMER, BURLINGTON, TEKONSHA AND CLARENDON TOWNSHIPS
Roadside mowing will continue in these townships.

ECKFORD TOWNSHIP
Road: 23 Mile Rd – Division Dr to D Dr S
Current Status: Asphalt overlay and gravel shoulders have been completed. Chip sealing will be taking place later this summer.
Detour: Single lane closure while paving. 1 day closure while chip sealing.
Project information:This project includes overlaying existing pavement between B Dr S and D Dr S. Then, chip sealing from Division Dr to D Dr S.
Start Date: May 26, 2023
End Date: August 31, 2023

EMMETT TOWNSHIP
Road: Raymond Rd Bridge Over MDOT Rail Corridor
Current Status: ROAD CLOSED. Ongoing. Removal and replacement of deteriorated substructure.
Detour: Road is closed during construction. The detour route is N. Wattles Rd.
Project information: This project includes replacement of substructure piers, chipping and patching of the railing, removal of HMA on the deck, waterproofing of bridge deck beams, new asphalt, and new guardrail.
Start Date: March 17, 2023
End Date: September 29, 2023

Road: Emmett Township Local Road Program
Current Status: The contractor is working on punch list items throughout the township.  
Detour: None
Project information: This project began in 2020 and includes the resurfacing of every local road in Emmett Township.
Start Date: April 2020
End Date: TBD

FREDONIA AND MARSHALL TOWNSHIPS
Pothole patching will be this week. 

LEROY TOWNSHIP
Road: 5 Mile Rd – K Dr S to I Dr S
Current Status: Asphalt overlay has been paved and gravel shoulders are completed. Chip sealing will take place later this summer
Detour: Single lane closure while paving. 1 day closure while chip sealing.
Project information: This project includes overlaying existing pavement with one course of HMA, installing gravel shoulders, and chip sealing.
Start Date: June 7, 2023
End Date:  August 31, 2023

MARSHALL TOWNSHIP
Road: Old-27 – Marshall City Limits to Highfield Dr
Current Status: Milling and resurfacing has been completed. Temporary pavement markings have been completed. Recessing pavement markings and permanent markings will be completed at the contractors next availability.
Detour: None. Single lane closure during construction.
Project information: This project includes adding paved shoulders from G Dr N to Highfield Dr then milling and resurfacing with one course of HMA from the Marshall City Limits to Highfield Dr.
Start Date: May 22, 2023
End Date:  June 30, 2023

TEKONSHA AND ATHENS TOWNSHIPS
Dust control will take place.


Update for Monday, June 19
ATHENS AND NEWTON TOWNSHIPS
Gravel road maintenance will continue this week.

BURLINGTON AND TEKONSHA TOWNSHIPS
Dust control will take place.

CLARENCE AND SHERIDAN TOWNSHIPS
Road: 28 Mile Rd – H Dr N to Gordon Lake Access
Current Status: ROAD CLOSED. Ongoing. Base course of asphalt has been paved. Top course will be paved Monday and Tuesday, weather permitting.
Detour: Road is closed during construction. The detour route is 26 Mile Rd.
Project information: This project is a continuation of the work done in 2018 in Clarence Township. The project includes crushing and shaping the existing pavement, resurfacing with two courses of HMA, widening the paved surface to add a paved shoulder.
Start Date: April 17, 2023
End Date: June 30, 2023

CLARENCE TOWNSHIP
Road: T Dr N – 26 Mile Rd to Monroe Rd
Current Status: COMPLETE and fully open. Pavement Markings will be placed later this summer/fall as part to the countywide pavement marking program.
Detour: None.
Project information: This project includes overlaying the existing pavement with two coursed of HMA and installing gravel shoulders.
Start Date: May 25, 2023
End Date:  June 15, 2023

CONVIS, ALBION, AND ECKFORD TOWNSHIPS
Roadside mowing will continue in these townships.

ECKFORD TOWNSHIP
Road: 23 Mile Rd – Division Dr to D Dr S
Current Status: Asphalt overlay and gravel shoulders have been completed. Chip sealing will be taking place later this summer.
Detour: Single lane closure while paving. 1 day closure while chip sealing.
Project information: This project includes overlaying existing pavement between B Dr S and D Dr S. Then, chip sealing from Division Dr to D Dr S.
Start Date: May 26, 2023
End Date:  August 31, 2023

EMMETT TOWNSHIP
Road: Raymond Rd Bridge Over MDOT Rail Corridor
Current Status: ROAD CLOSED. Ongoing. Removal and replacement of deteriorated substructure.
Detour: Road is closed during construction. The detour route is N. Wattles Rd.
Project information: This project includes replacement of substructure piers, chipping and patching of the railing, removal of HMA on the deck, waterproofing of bridge deck beams, new asphalt, and new guardrail.
Start Date: March 17, 2023End Date:  September 29, 2023

Road: Emmett Township Local Road Program
Current Status: The contractor is working on punch list items throughout the township.  
Detour: None
Project information: This project began in 2020 and includes the resurfacing of every local road in Emmett Township.
Start Date: April 2020
End Date:  TBD

LEROY TOWNSHIP
Road: 5 Mile Rd – K Dr S to I Dr S
Current Status: Asphalt overlay has been paved. Gravel shoulders will be placed at the contractors next availability.
Detour: Single lane closure while paving. 1 day closure while chip sealing.
Project information: This project includes overlaying existing pavement with one course of HMA, installing gravel shoulders, and chip sealing.
Start Date: June 7, 2023
End Date:  August 31, 2023

MARSHALL TOWNSHIPold 27 road
Road: Old-27 – Marshall City Limits to Highfield Dr
Current Status: Milling and resurfacing has been completed. Pavement marking application is scheduled for Monday, weather permitting.
Detour: None. Single lane closure during construction.
Project information: This project includes adding paved shoulders from G Dr N to Highfield Dr then milling and resurfacing with one course of HMA from the Marshall City Limits to Highfield Dr.
Start Date: May 22, 2023End Date:  June 23, 2023 19

SHERIDAN TOWNSHIP
Road: J Dr N – 27 Mile Rd to 28 Mile Rd
Current Status: COMPLETE and fully open. Pavement Markings will be placed later this summer/fall as part to the countywide pavement marking program.
Detour: None. Single lane closure while paving.
Project information: This project design includes overlaying the existing pavement with two courses of HMA and installing gravel shoulders.
Start Date: May 25, 2023
End Date:  June 15, 2023

TEKONSHA, BURLINGTON, AND ATHENS TOWNSHIPS
Pothole patching will be completed this week. Crews will be moving to Fredonia Township.



Update for Monday, June 12
Please note that construction may be delayed due to rainy weather

CLARENCE AND SHERIDAN TOWNSHIPS
Road: 28 Mile Rd – H Dr N to Gordon Lake Access
Current Status:  ROAD CLOSED. Ongoing. Base course of asphalt has been paved. Top course will be paved Wednesday and Thursday, weather permitting.
Detour: Road is closed during construction. The detour route is 26 Mile Rd.
Project information: This project is a continuation of the work done in 2018 in Clarence Township. The project includes crushing and shaping the existing pavement, resurfacing with two courses of HMA, widening the paved surface to add a paved shoulder.
Start Date: April 17, 2023
End Date: June 16, 2023

CONVIS, MARENGO, ALBION, AND SHERIDAN TOWNSHIPS
Roadside mowing will take place.

BEDFORD AND PENNFIELD TOWNSHIPS
Roadside mowing will begin by contractor crews

BURLINGTON TOWNSHIP
Road: 9 Mile Road
Project information: Culvert replacement

CLARENCE TOWNSHIP
Road:  T Dr N – 26 Mile to Monroe Rd
Current Status: Top and Base courses of asphalt have been paved. Gravel shoulders will be placed at the contractors next availability.
Detour:  None. Single lane closure while paving.
Project information: This project includes overlaying the existing pavement with two coursed of HMA and installing gravel shoulders.
Start Date:  May 25, 2023
End Date: June 30, 2023

ECKFORD TOWNSHIP
Road: 23 Mile Rd – Division Dr to D Dr S
Current Status: Asphalt overlay has been completed. Gravel shoulders will be placed at the contractors next availability.
Detour: Single lane closure while paving. 1 day closure while chip sealing.
Project information: This project includes overlaying existing pavement between B Dr S and D Dr S. Then, chip sealing from Division Dr to D Dr S.
Start Date:  May 26, 2023
End Date: August 31, 2023

EMMETT TOWNSHIP
Road: Raymond Rd Bridge Over MDOT Rail Corridor
Current Status: ROAD CLOSED. Ongoing. Removal and replacement of deteriorated substructure.
Detour: Road is closed during construction. The detour route is N. Wattles Rd.
Project information: This project includes replacement of substructure piers, chipping and patching of the railing, removal of HMA on the deck, waterproofing of bridge deck beams, new asphalt, and new guardrail.
Start Date:  March 17, 2023
End Date: September 29, 2023

Road: Emmett Township Local Road Program
Current Status: The contractor is working on punch list items throughout the township.  
Detour: None
Project information: This project began in 2020 and includes the resurfacing of every local road in Emmett Township.
Start Date:  April 2020
End Date:  TBD

LEROY TOWNSHIP
Road: 5 Mile Rd – K Dr S to I Dr S
Current Status: Asphalt overlay has been paved. Gravel shoulders will be placed at the contractors next availability.
Detour: Single lane closure while paving. 1 day closure while chip sealing.
Project information: This project includes overlaying existing pavement with one course of HMA, installing gravel shoulders, and chip sealing.
Start Date: June 7, 2023
End Date: August 31, 2023

MARSHALL TOWNSHIP
Road: Old-27 – Marshall City Limits to Highfield Dr
Current Status: Milling and resurfacing of the existing pavement is scheduled for Monday and Tuesday, weather permitting.
Detour:  None. Single lane closure during construction.
Project information: This project includes adding paved shoulders from G Dr N to Highfield Dr then milling and resurfacing with one course of HMA from the Marshall City Limits to Highfield Dr.
Start Date:  May 22, 2023
End Date: June 16, 2023

NEWTON TOWNSHIP
Road: D Drive S – between 8 Mile Rd and 9.5 Mile Rd
Current status: Will be returned to gravel this week by CCRD crews.
Road: 7 Mile Rd – between H Drive S and 6 1/2 Mile Rd
Current status: Will be returned to gravel this week by CCRD crews.

SHERIDAN TOWNSHIP
Road:  J Dr N – 27 Mile to 28 Mile
Current Status:  Top and Base courses of asphalt have been paved. Gravel shoulders will be placed at the contractors next availability.
Detour:  None. Single lane closure while paving.
Project information: This project design includes overlaying the existing pavement with two courses of HMA and installing gravel shoulders.
Start Date: May 25, 2023
End Date: June 30, 2023


Update for Monday, June 5
ALBION, CLARENDON, ECKFORD AND HOMER TOWNSHIPS
Pothole patching will continue in these townships.

BURLINGTON AND CLARENDON TOWNSHIPS
Gravel road maintenance will take place in these townships.

CLARENCE AND SHERIDAN TOWNSHIPS

Road: 28 Mile Rd – H Dr N to Gordon Lake Access
Current Status: ROAD CLOSED. Ongoing. Base course of asphalt has been paved. Top course will be paved at the contractors next availability.
Detour: Road is closed during construction. The detour route is 26 Mile Rd.
Project information: This project is a continuation of the work done in 2018 in Clarence Township. The project includes crushing and shaping the existing pavement, resurfacing with two courses of HMA, widening the paved surface to add a paved shoulder.
Start Date: April 17, 2023
End Date: June 16, 2023

CLARENCE TOWNSHIP
Road: T Dr N – 26 Mile to Monroe Rd
Current Status: Base course of asphalt has been paved. Top course will be paved at the contractors next availability.
Detour: None. Single lane closure while paving.
and installing gravel shoulders.
Start Date: May 25, 2023
End Date: August 31, 2023

EMMETT TOWNSHIP
Road: Raymond Rd Bridge Over MDOT Rail Corridor
Current Status: ROAD CLOSED. Ongoing. Removal and replacement of deteriorated substructure. Waterproofing and paving bridge deck. Continue applying concrete surface coating. 
Detour: Road is closed during construction. The detour route is N. Wattles Rd.
Project information: This project includes replacement of substructure piers, chipping and patching of the railing, removal of HMA on the deck, waterproofing of bridge deck beams, new asphalt, and new guardrail.
Start Date: March 17, 2023
End Date: September 29, 2023

Road: Emmett Township Local Road Program
Current Status: The contractor is working on punch list items throughout the township.  
Detour: None
Project information: This project began in 2020 and includes the resurfacing of every local road in Emmett Township. 
Start Date: April 2020
End Date: TBD

LEE AND SHERIDIAN TOWNSHIPS
Roadside mowing will take place throughout the townships.

MARSHALL TOWNSHIPshoulder paving old 27

Road:  Old-27 – Marshall City Limits to Highfield Dr
Current Status: The contractor will be paving the shoulders between G Dr N and Highfield on Tuesday, weather permitting. 
Detour: None. Single lane closure during construction.
Project information: This project includes adding paved shoulders from G Dr N to Highfield Dr then milling and resurfacing with one course of HMA from the Marshall City Limits to Highfield Dr. 
Start Date: May 22, 2023
End Date: June 16, 2023

SHERIDAN TOWNSHIP
Road: J Dr N – 27 Mile to 28 Mile
Current Status: Base course of asphalt has been paved. Top course will be paved at the contractors next availability.
Detour: None. Single lane closure while paving.
Project information: This project design includes overlaying the existing pavement with two courses of HMA and installing gravel shoulders.
Start Date: May 25, 2023
End Date: August 31, 2023

Update for Monday, May 29
*Please note that due to the Memorial Day holiday, construction will begin Tuesday, May 30

CLARENCE TOWNSHIP
Road: T Dr N – 26 Mile to Monroe Rd
Current Status: Base course of asphalt has been paved. Top course will be paved at the contractors next availability.
Detour:  None. Single lane closure while paving.
Project information: This project includes overlaying the existing pavement with two coursed of HMA and installing gravel shoulders.
Start Date: May 25, 2023
End Date: August 31, 2023

28milerdprojectCLARENCE AND SHERIDAN TOWNSHIPS
Road: 28 Mile Rd – H Dr N to Gordon Lake Access
Current Status: ROAD CLOSED. Ongoing. Base course of asphalt has been paved. Top course will be paved at the contractors next availability.
Detour: Road is closed during construction. The detour route is 26 Mile Rd. 
Project information: This project is a continuation of the work done in 2018 in Clarence Township. The project includes crushing and shaping the existing pavement, resurfacing with two courses of HMA, widening the paved surface to add a paved shoulder.
Start Date: April 17, 2023
End Date: June 9, 2023

ECKFORD TOWNSHIP
Road: 23 Mile - B Drive S to D Drive S
Current Status: Paving takes place Friday, May 26, with chip seal following later this summer.
Detour: Single lane closure while paving
Project information: Paving now, with chip seal to follow later in the summer.
Start Date: May 26, 2023

EMMETT TOWNSHIP
Road: Raymond Rd Bridge Over MDOT Rail Corridor
Current Status: ROAD CLOSED. Ongoing. Removal and replacement of deteriorated substructure. Waterproofing and paving bridge deck. Applying concrete surface coating. 
Detour: Road is closed during construction. The detour route is N. Wattles Rd.
Project information: This project includes replacement of substructure piers, chipping and patching of the railing, removal of HMA on the deck, waterproofing of bridge deck beams, new asphalt, and new guardrail.
Start Date: March 17, 2023
End Date: September 29, 2023

Road: Emmett Township Local Road Program
Current Status: The contractor is working on punch list items throughout the township.  
Detour: None
Project information: This project began in 2020 and includes the resurfacing of every local road in Emmett Township. 
Start Date: April 2020
End Date: TBD

MARSHALL TOWNSHIP
Road: Old-27 – Marshall City Limits to Highfield Dr
Current Status: The contractor will be paving the shoulders between G Dr N and Highfield on Tuesday, weather permitting. 
Detour: None. Single lane closure during construction.
Project information: This project includes adding paved shoulders from G Dr N to Highfield Dr then milling and resurfacing with one course of HMA from the Marshall City Limits to Highfield Dr. 
Start Date: May 22, 2023
End Date: June 16, 2023

SHERIDAN TOWNSHIP
Road: J Dr N – 27 Mile to 28 Mile
Current Status: Base course of asphalt has been paved. Top course will be paved at the contractors next availability.
Detour: None. Single lane closure while paving.
Project information: This project design includes overlaying the existing pavement with two courses of HMA and installing gravel shoulders.
Start Date:  May 25, 2023
End Date: August 31, 2023


Update for Monday, May 22
BURLINGTON AND CLARENDON TOWNSHIPS
Gravel road maintenance will take place in these townships.

CLARENCE AND SHERIDAN TOWNSHIPS
Road: 28 Mile Rd – H Dr N to Gordon Lake Access
Current Status: ROAD CLOSED. Ongoing. Finish grading. Plan to begin paving the HMA base course as early as Tuesday, weather permitting.
Detour: Road is closed during construction. The detour route is 26 Mile Rd.
Project information: This project is a continuation of the work done in 2018 in Clarence Township. The project includes crushing and shaping the existing pavement, resurfacing with two courses of HMA, widening the paved surface to add a paved shoulder.
Start Date: April 17, 2023
End Date: June 9, 2023

ECKFORD AND FREDONIA TOWNSHIPS
Berm removal will take place throughout the townships.

EMMETT TOWNSHIP
Road: Raymond Rd Bridge Over MDOT Rail Corridor
Current Status: ROAD CLOSED. Ongoing. Removal and replacement of deteriorated substructure. Continue constructing temporary access road.
Detour: Road is closed during construction. The detour route is N. Wattles Rd.
Project information: This project includes replacement of substructure piers, chipping and patching of the railing, removal of HMA on the deck, waterproofing of bridge deck beams, new asphalt, and new guardrail.
Start Date: March 17, 2023
End Date: September 29, 2023

Road: Emmett Township Local Road Program
Current Status: The contractor is working on punch list items throughout the township.
Detour: None
Project information: This project began in 2020 and includes the resurfacing of every local road in Emmett Township.
Start Date: April 2020
End Date: TBD

LEE AND CLARENCE TOWNSHIPS
Roadside mowing will be starting in these townships.

LEE, CLARENCE, SHERIDIAN AND MARENGO TOWNSHIPS
Pothole patching will wrap up in Lee Township. Crews will be focusing on pothole patching in Clarence Township, as well as Sheridan and Marengo Township.

MARSHALL TOWNSHIP
Road: Old-27 – Marshall City Limits to Highfield Dr

Current Status: The contractor will be mobilizing equipment and begin trenching operations between G Dr N and Highfield Dr.
Detour: None. Single lane closure during construction.
Project information: This project includes adding paved shoulders from G Dr N to Highfield Dr then milling and resurfacing with one course of HMA from the Marshall City Limits to Highfield Dr.
Start Date: May 22, 2023
End Date: June 16, 2023

Update for Monday, May 15
BURLINGTON TOWNSHIP
Weather permitting, S Drive S from 6.5 Mile to 6 Mile Road will be returned to gravel, per agreement with the township.

CLARENCE AND SHERIDAN TOWNSHIPS

JDrN28MRdCurbs2 - CopyRoad: 28 Mile Rd – H Dr N to Gordon Lake Access
Current Status: ROAD CLOSED. Ongoing. Continue grading. Continue concrete curb and gutter installation at intersections.
Detour: Road is closed during construction. The detour route is 26 Mile Rd.
Project information: This project is a continuation of the work done in 2018 in Clarence Township. The project includes crushing and shaping the existing pavement, resurfacing with two courses of HMA, widening the paved surface to add a paved shoulder.
Start Date: April 17, 2023
End Date: June 9, 2023

EMMETT TOWNSHIP
Road: Raymond Rd Bridge Over MDOT Rail Corridor
Current Status: ROAD CLOSED. Ongoing. Removal and replacement of deteriorated substructure. Installation of new guardrail.
Detour: Road is closed during construction. The detour route is N. Wattles Rd.
Project information: This project includes replacement of substructure piers, chipping and patching of the railing, removal of HMA on the deck, waterproofing of bridge deck beams, new asphalt, and new guardrail.
Start Date: March 17, 2023
End Date: June 30, 2023

Road: Emmett Township Local Road Program
Current Status: The contractor is working on punch list items throughout the township.
Detour: None
Project information: This project began in 2020 and includes the resurfacing of every local road in Emmett Township.
Start Date: April 2020
End Date: TBD

FREDONIA AND LEROY TOWNSHIPS
Berm removal will take place throughout the townships.

LEE AND CLARENCE TOWNSHIPS
Pothole patching will continue in Lee and Clarence Townships. When roads in both townships are completely addressed, crews will move to Sheridan and Marengo Townships.

NEWTON TOWNSHIP
Weather permitting, the following roads will be returned to gravel, per agreements with the township: K Drive S from 11 Mile to 10 Mile Road, and 10 Mile Road from K Drive S to J Drive S.




Update for Monday, May 8, 2023
CLARENCE AND SHERIDAN TOWNSHIPS
Road: 28 Mile Rd – H Dr N to Gordon Lake Access

Current Status: ROAD CLOSED. Ongoing. Continue rough grading. Concrete curb and gutter will be installed at intersection.
Detour: Road is closed during construction. The detour route is 26 Mile Rd.
Project information: This project is a continuation of the work done in 2018 in Clarence Township. The project includes crushing and shaping the existing pavement, resurfacing with two courses of HMA, widening the paved surface to add a paved shoulder.
Start Date: April 17, 2023
End Date: June 9, 2023

EMMETT TOWNSHIP
Road: Raymond Rd Bridge Over MDOT Rail Corridor
Current Status: ROAD CLOSED. Ongoing. Removal and replacement of deteriorated substructure.
Detour: Road is closed during construction. The detour route is N. Wattles Rd.
Project information: This project includes replacement of substructure piers, chipping and patching of the railing, removal of HMA on the deck, waterproofing of bridge deck beams, new asphalt, and new guardrail.
Start Date: March 17, 2023
End Date: June 30, 2023

Road: Emmett Township Local Road Program
Current Status: The contractor is working on punch list items throughout the township.
Detour: None
Project information: This project began in 2020 and includes the resurfacing of every local road in Emmett Township.
Start Date: April 2020
End Date: TBD

BURLINGTON AND LEROY TOWNSHIPS
Berm removal will take place in Burlington and Leroy Townships this week.

LEROY AND NEWTON TOWNSHIPS
Pothole patching will continue in Leroy and Newton Townships. When complete, crews will move on to patching potholes in Lee/Clarence Townships.


Update for Monday, May 1, 2023
CLARENCE AND SHERIDAN TOWNSHIPS
Road: 28 Mile Rd – H Dr N to Gordon Lake Access
Current Status: ROAD CLOSED. Ongoing. Replacing cross culverts throughout project week of 5/1. Rough grading of the aggregate base. 
Detour: Road is closed during construction. The detour route is 26 Mile Rd. 
Project information: This project is a continuation of the work done in 2018 in Clarence Township. The project includes crushing and shaping the existing pavement, resurfacing with two courses of HMA, widening the paved surface to add a paved shoulder.
Start Date: April 17, 2023
End Date: May 25, 2023

EMMETT TOWNSHIP
Road: Raymond Rd Bridge Over MDOT Rail Corridor
Current Status: ROAD CLOSED. Ongoing. Removal and replacement of deteriorated substructure. 
Detour: Road is closed during construction. The detour route is N. Wattles Rd.
Project information: This project includes replacement of substructure piers, chipping and patching of the railing, removal of HMA on the deck, waterproofing of bridge deck beams, new asphalt, and new guardrail.
Start Date: March 17, 2023
End Date: June 30, 2023

Road: Emmett Township Local Road Program
Current Status: The contractor is working on punch list items throughout the township.  
Detour: None
Project information: This project began in 2020 and includes the resurfacing of every local road in Emmett Township. 
Start Date: April 2020
End Date: TBD

NEWTON AND LEE TOWNSHIPS
Pothole patching will continue in Newton Township. When complete, crews will move on to patching potholes in Lee Township.

COUNTYWIDE MAINTENANCE

Calhoun County Road Department crews are grading gravel roads across the county.  

Completed This Week
EMMETT TOWNSHIP
Road: 6½ Mile Rd & Harper Village Dr - Signal
Current Status: COMPLETED. Old signal has been removed and the new signal is connected to power and operational.
Project information: This project includes the replacement of the existing diagonal span-wire signal with a modern mast arm signal utilizing a video detection system to improve traffic flow and reduce delay.
Start Date: September 22, 2022
End Date: April 24, 2023 - Complete

Update for Monday, April 24, 2023
CLARENCE AND SHERIDAN TOWNSHIPS
Road: 28 Mile Rd – H Dr N to Gordon Lake Access
Current Status: ROAD CLOSED. Ongoing. Shoulder trenching will continue the week of 4/24. Pulverizing of the existing pavement is scheduled to begin 4/26.
Detour: Road is closed during construction. The detour route is 26 Mile Rd.
Project information: This project is a continuation of the work done in 2018 in Clarence Township. The project includes crushing and shaping the existing pavement, resurfacing with two courses of HMA, widening the paved surface to add a paved shoulder.
Start Date: April 17, 2023
End Date: May 25, 2023

EMMETT TOWNSHIP
Road: Raymond Rd Bridge Over MDOT Rail Corridor

Current Status: ROAD CLOSED. Ongoing. Removal and replacement of deteriorated substructure. 
Detour: Road is closed during construction. The detour route is N. Wattles Rd.
Project information: This project includes replacement of substructure piers, chipping and patching of the railing, removal of HMA on the deck, waterproofing of bridge deck beams, new asphalt, and new guardrail.
Start Date: March 17, 2023
End Date: June 30, 2023

IMG_20230Road: 6½ Mile Rd & Harper Village Dr - Signal
Current Status: Ongoing. Mast arms and signal heads installed. Waiting on Consumers Energy to connect power. New pavement marking will be installed the week of 4/24.
Detour: None
Project information: This project includes the replacement of the existing diagonal span-wire signal with a modern mast arm signal utilizing a video detection system to improve traffic flow and reduce delay.
Start Date: September 22, 2022
End Date: May 12, 2023
Image shows construction taking place.