Weekly Construction Update: July 29, 2022

OCRC Summer Hours: M-Th 7 AM-4:30 PM, Friday 7-11 AM

Read below to find out all about our current and upcoming construction projects, and road closures for the upcoming week.

View a list of all of our upcoming construction projects, see our interactive Infrastructure Project Dashboard and check current road and bridge closures.

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Road Resurfacing: 68th Ave. between Leonard St. and Randall St.

WHEN: Starting on Sunday night, July 31.

WHERE: 68th Ave., Leonard St. to Randall St., Polkton Twp.

WHY: Road Resurfacing

BACKGROUND: Starting on Sunday night, July 31, the Ottawa County Road Commission (OCRC) will begin a resurfacing project on 68th Ave. between Leonard St. and Randall St. in Polkton Township.

This work is expected to take approximately 4 weeks to complete, however, all dates are tentative and subject to change due to weather conditions. A portion of the project will take place at night between Randall St. and the landfill.

Please be advised that the road will remain open to traffic during this project, however there will be periodic temporary lane closures. Traffic will be maintained under flag control. Please drive with care and give yourself extra time to get to your destination.

Road Closure: Perry St. at 104th Ave., Holland Twp.

WHEN: Monday, Aug. 1-Friday, Aug. 26 (est.)

WHERE: 104th Ave. at Perry St., Holland Township

WHY: Culvert Replacement/Water Main

BACKGROUND: Starting on Monday, Aug. 1, 2022, the Ottawa County Road Commission will be closing the Perry St. at 104th Ave. in all four directions in Holland Township for a culvert replacement project and a permitted water main project.

This work is expected to take approximately several weeks to complete, and is tentatively estimated to be finished Friday, Aug. 26, 2022. Please note, however, that all dates are tentative and subject to change due to weather conditions and other factors that may arise.

TRAFFIC IMPACT: The intersection of 104th Ave. and Perry St. will be closed to all traffic from all four directions.

Perry St. will be closed to thru traffic from 106th Ave. to 96th Ave.

The detour route for Perry St. will consist of: 106th Ave./I-196 BL/96th Ave.

104th Ave. will be closed to thru traffic from BL-196 to Adams St.

The detour for 104th Ave. will consist of: I-/96th Ave./Adams St.

Road Closure: 40th Ave., Riley St. to Byron Rd., Jamestown Twp.

WHEN: Aug. 1-3

WHERE: 40th Ave., Riley St. to Byron Rd., Jamestown Twp.

WHY: Culvert Replacement

BACKGROUND: Starting on Monday, Aug. 1, the Ottawa County Road Commission (OCRC) will begin a culvert replacement project on 40th Ave. between Byron Rd. and Riley St. in Jamestown Township.

This work is expected to take approximately 3 days to complete, however, all dates are tentative and subject to change due to weather conditions.

DETOUR: Byron Rd./32nd Ave./Riley St.

Road Closure: Squires Rd., Harding St. to Gooding St., Chester Twp

WHEN: Starting on Monday, Aug, 1, 2022

WHERE: Squires Rd., Harding St. to Gooding St., Chester Twp.

WHY: Bridge Deck Replacement

BACKGROUND: Starting on Monday, the Ottawa County Road Commission (OCRC) will be closing Squires Rd. between Harding and Gooding streets in Chester Township until further notice for a bridge deck replacement project.

Please be advised that the road will be closed to thru traffic. As this is a gravel road and there will be no posted detour.

Road Closures

TOWNSHIPROADSEGMENTDETOURREASONAUTHORITYTIMELINE
Allendale56th Ave.M-45 to Rich St.Detour MapSanitary SewerPermitMay 28-July 12
GeorgetownChurch St.Main St. to Cottonwood Dr.N/ARoad WorkPermitMay 28-June 7
Park1st Ave.South Shore Dr. to 32nd St.Detour MapSanitary Sewer/DrivewayPermitMay 14-June 14
Port SheldonStanton St.U.S. 31 to 146th Ave.Detour MapWater MainPermitMay 14-21
RobinsonSleeper St.120th Ave. to 104th Ave.N/AReconstructionOCRCApril 8-July 19
RobinsonGreen St.144th Ave. to 128th Ave.Detour MapBridge/Path WorkPermitApril 1-Sept. 6
OliveNew Holland St.U.S. 31 to 136th Ave.Detour MapCulvert FailureOCRCMarch 29-TBA
Allendale40th Ave.M-45 to Bliss St.Detour MapRoad ReconstructionPermitMarch 19-June 30
Polkton/Wright48th Ave.Roosevelt St. to Taft St.Detour MapCulvertOCRCDec. 1-TBA

Road Resurfacing

TOWNSHIPROADSEGMENTTIMELINE
Allendale64th Ave.Fillmore St. to M-45June 12-28
Allendale/BlendonFillmore St.72nd Ave. to 48th Ave.May 20-June 7
Olive/RobinsonFillmore St.120th Ave. to 96th Ave.May 6-June 7

Subdivision Resurfacing

TOWNSHIPTIMELINE
GeorgetownApril 29-July 31