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Lamoreaux Drive

Schedule Date: April 1 - October 26, 2019

Location Detail: Alpine Ave. to West River Dr.

Work includes:

  • Road Reconstruction (Full Depth Mill & Fill)
  • Sanitary Sewer (Alpine Township)
  • Water Main (Plainfield Township) between Bekinshire Drive and Betty Street
  • Sidewalk installation (Comstock Park DDA) between Bud Street and West River Drive
  • Natural Gas Line (DTE)

Supplemental Work

  • Marquette Rail - Installation of railroad crossing: this will require a complete closure on Lamoreaux Drive at the crossing (south of Clark Street). The schedule of installation is TBD


The Kent County Road Commission and Plainfield Township have contracted Kamminga and Roodvoets Construction to replace water main and resurface Lamoreaux Drive between Alpine Ave and West River Drive (water main replacement west limit is Bekinshire Drive). Work is anticipated to proceed as follows:

Phase 1 (Detour - posted below - for through traffic and open to local traffic; bus traffic will be maintained.) Work includes

  • Water main replacement between Bekinshire Drive and the railroad crossing on the north side of Lamoreaux Drive and between the railroad crossing and West River Drive on the south side of Lamoreaux Drive.
  • Replacement of natural gas line on south and north sides of Lamoreaux Drive.
  • Road Reconstruction (Full Depth Mill & Fill) to base course paving
  • Sanitary Sewer (Alpine Township)
  • Sidewalk installation (Comstock Park DDA) between Bud Street and West River Drive
  • Natural Gas Line (DTE)

Phase 2 (Two-way traffic maintained with lane closures)

Road improvement is completed; top course paving (Hot Mix Asphalt)

Supplemental Work  by Marquette Rail (Crossing Installation on Lamoreaux Drive south of Clark Street)

Anticipated Schedule (subject to change):

  • Phase 1: Underway
  • Phase 2: TBD
  • Supplemental Work by Marquette Rail (Crossing Installation): TBD

Traffic Control:

  • Phase 1: Detour (see below) for through traffic/local & bus traffic maintained
  • Phase 2: Lane closures/open to two-way traffic
  • Railroad Crossing Installation: Total closure at crossing located on Lamoreaux Drive south of Clark Street

Contractor: Kamminga & Roodvoets

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