Weekly Construction Update: Sept. 23, 2022

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

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Hickory St./Palm Dr. project to begin Sept. 30 in Spring Lake Twp.

WHAT: Road Resurfacing/Crush & Shape

WHERE: Hickory St./Palm Dr.

TOWNSHIP: Spring Lake

START DATE: Sept. 30, 2022

ESTIMATED COMPLETION DATE: Oct. 21

PROJECT DETAILS: The Ottawa County Road Commission will be conducting a street resurfacing/crush and shape project on Hickory St./Palm Dr. in Spring Lake Township, with work beginning on Sept. 30, 2022.

Mill and resurfacing work will take place on Hickory St.

Crush & shape will take place on Palm Dr. Crush & shape is a structural pavement treatment that grinds, or crushes, the existing asphalt and several inches of the underlying gravel. The material is then regraded, compacted and covered with multiple layers of paver-placed hot asphalt.

To accommodate the crush & shape portion of the project, Palm Dr. will be closed to thru traffic between Hickory St. and the county line (where Palm Dr. turns to Black Lake Rd).

TRAFFIC IMPACT: 

Palm Dr. will be closed to thru traffic, however local traffic will be able to access residences within the closure limits. All other traffic will be detoured using Pontaluna Rd./174th Ave./Hickory St.

Traffic on Hickory St. for the resurfacing portion of the project will be maintained using temporary lane closures under flag control.

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