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5 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

108th Street

Schedule Date: July 30 - August 31, 2020

Location Detail: 108th Street 100' west of Wustman Avenue

108th Street 100' west of Wustman Avenue at the bridge will be closed for culvert repairs. 

13 Mile Road

Schedule Date: 2021

Location Detail: Sparta Village to Edgerton Avenue

This partially federally-funded project was originally divided into two segments (Grange Ave to Edgerton Ave; Sparta Village to Grange Ave) to be completed as separate projects during the 2021 and 2022 construction seasons, respectively. KCRC recently had the opportunity to modify its federal aid improvement plan which will allow all of the 13 Mile Road work to be completed in 2021. Until then, KCRC will continue to provide routine maintenance to maintain safety on the road until the reconstruction project is complete.

19 Mile Road

Schedule Date: September 2020

Location Detail: Lincoln Pines to Bass Lake Avenue

Crush and Shape: The existing asphalt pavement will be ground, or crushed, and then regraded, compacted and covered with new hot mix asphalt

20 Mile Road

Schedule Date: August 17 - September 17, 2020

Location Detail: Trenton Avenue to Algoma Avenue

This resurfacing project is a crush and shape. During construction, road is closed to through traffic with detour posted.

84th Street (Division Ave - Eastern Ave)

Schedule Date: July 6 - October 31, 2020

Location Detail: Division Avenue to Eastern Avenue

The proposed improvement of 1.0 mile of 84th Street from Division Avenue to Eastern Avenue, Sections 18 & 19 in Gaines Township includes necessary tree removal, grading, drainage, subbase, aggregate base and construction to provide a 3-lane roadway with curb and gutter, storm sewer, sanitary sewer, ditches and HMA surfacing.

Public Hearing
November 26, 2019
6:30

Ada Township

Schedule Date: Projected Start: August/September 2020

Location Detail: Local Road Improvement Projects

The following is a list of local road improvement projects currently proposed for the 2020 construction season. Local roads are typically shorter distance, two-lane collector roads and residential streets, and improvement projects are local roads are typically cost-shared between the township and the Kent County Road Commission. Please note: Due to the situation surrounding COVID-19, projects and scheduling are subject to change.

Algoma Township

Schedule Date: July 27, 2020

Location Detail: Local Road Improvement Projects

Local roads are typically shorter distance, two-lane collector roads and residential streets, and improvement projects on local roads are typically cost-shared between the township and the Kent County Road Commission. Please note: Due to the situation surrounding COVID-19, projects and scheduling are subject to change.

Cannon Township

Schedule Date: July 27 - August 8, 2020

Location Detail: Local Road Improvement Projects

This list includes local road improvements in Cannon that are cost-shared between KCRC and the township. Local roads are generally shorter distance, two-lane collector roads and residential streets. Please note: Due to the situation surrounding COVID-19, projects and scheduling are subject to change.

Cascade Township

Schedule Date: Projected Start: August/September 2020

Location Detail: Local Road Improvement Projects

This list includes the list of local road improvements in Cascade that are cost-shared between KCRC and the township. Local roads are generally shorter distance, two-lane collector roads and residential streets. Please note: Due to the situation surrounding COVID-19, projects and scheduling are subject to change.

Honey Creek Avenue

Schedule Date: August 17 - September 4, 2020

Location Detail: Pettis Avenue to Conservation Street

Crush and Shape reconstruction

Kraft avenue and 68th Street

Schedule Date: Proposed 2020

Location Detail: Safety Project

Remove existing building, outbuildings and stockade fence. Traffic will be maintained.

Leffingwell Avenue

Schedule Date: Proposed 2020

Location Detail: City Limits to Knapp Street

Cold mill existing 3-lane asphalt surface and resurface with 2 courses of HMA. Two-way traffic will be maintained.

Lowell Bridge #16 – Jackson Street over the Grand River

Schedule Date: July 6, 2020

Location Detail: Division Street over Grand River

Preventative maintenance project including deck expansion joint replacement, and concrete substructure repair. Traffic will be detoured.

Plainfield Township

Schedule Date: Projected Start: Mid-July/August 2020

Location Detail: Local Road Improvement Projects

This list includes the local road improvements in Plainfield that are typically cost-shared between KCRC and the township. Local roads are generally shorter distance, two-lane collector roads and residential streets. Please note: Due to the situation surrounding COVID-19, projects and scheduling are subject to change.