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Construction on state and interstate highways and trunklines is within the jurisdiction of the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT), not the Kent County Road Commission.

Further information regarding work on state and interstate (US, M,I) can be found at:

MDOT Road and Bridge Projects

I-196/I-96/East Beltline Avenue

Mi Drive Interactive Map

Five Year Improvement Plan

The KCRC Five Year Primary Road Improvement Plan:

  • Is subject to change
  • does NOT include local road projects, which are scheduled and funded in collaboration with the townships

KCRC’s Daily Work Schedule


Information regarding lane and road closures that correspond to work conducted by KCRC and our contractors. This list is updated Monday through Friday.

Fruit Ridge Avenue

Schedule Date: April 16 - April 19

Location Detail: 300 feet south of 13 Mile Road

Widen and reconstruct Fruit Ridge Avenue south of 13 Mile Road. Section will be closed to through traffic during construction.

Kraft Avenue

Schedule Date: April 15 - June 14, 2018

Location Detail: 36th St. to 28th St.

The project will consist of replacing the concrete bridge approach south of the highway overpass and cold milling and paving Kraft Avenue from north of 36th Street to Coach Drive. The project will be phased to maintain one lane of traffic in each direction at all times during construction.

Lamoreaux Drive

Schedule Date: April 1 - October 26, 2019

Location Detail: Alpine Ave. to West River Dr.

Water main replacement between Bekinshire Drive and Betty Street on the north side of Lamoreaux Drive and Betty Street and West River Drive on the south side of Lamoreaux Drive. 

After completion of the water main work, the existing asphalt pavement will be cold milled and two (2) courses of new Hot Mix Asphalt (MHA) will be placed.  Traffic detoured during Phase I of project.

Patterson Avenue and 44th Street

Schedule Date: Projected Start: April 15, 2019

Widen to prevent dual left-turn lanes on eastbound 44th Street to northbound Patterson Avenue.  The work includes asphalt and concrete pavement removal, concrete curb and gutter, concrete pavement, pavement markings, resoration and traffic signal modifications.  The work will be phased to maintain one lane in each direction and left turns at the intersection.  Traffic will be maintained.


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