Road Limits Work Start Completion Authority Traffic
Whitneyville Avenue I-96 Overpass to Cascade Road Crush & Shape 09/20/21 10/16/21 KCRC Detour for Through Traffic

Pavement replacement includes crushing and shaping existing asphalt and topping with new hot mix asphalt.

Harvard Ave M-57 and Swem St Reconstruction 09/16/21 09/24/21 KCRC Lane Closures

Harvard between M-57 and Swem will be closed (open to buses and emergency) for road reconstruction.

36th St S.E. 1520' West of Cherry Lane Utility Work 09/16/21 09/24/21 KCRC Lane Closures

Eastbound 36th St S.E. 1520’ west of Cherry Lane will have a lane closure in place for installation of gas main.

Grand Rapids Neighborhoods (Phase II) Grand Rapids Township Resurfacing 09/13/21 10/15/21 KCRC Expect Delays

KCRC in collaboration with Grand Rapids Township is contracting with Reith-Riley to complete a full-width repaving of select local streets.

  • Parchment Court (North) Cascade Road to End
  • Parchment Court (North) Cascade Road to End
  • Mercer Court: Robinson Road Northerly to End
  • Bradford Street: Crahen to 700' West
Cannon Neighborhoods (Phase II) Cannon Township Resurfacing 09/13/21 10/15/21 KCRC Expect Delays
  • Brownstone Drive: Courtland Avenue to End
  • Forest Court: Glen Oaks Drive to End
  • Glen Oaks Drive: Courtland Avenue to End
  • Newport Drive: Brownstone Drive to Glen Oaks Drive
  • Spring Point Court: Glen Oaks Drive to End
Alpine Neighborhoods Alpine Township Resurfacing 09/13/21 10/15/21 KCRC Expect Delays

The Kent County Road Commission (KCRC) in collaboration with Alpine Township is contracting with Rieth-Riley to complete a full-width repaving of select local streets:

  • Hattus Avenue: Clark Street to Lamoreaux Drive
  • Fink Avenue: Clark Street to Lamoreaux Drive
7 Mile Road Alpine Avenue - Pine Island Drive Crush & Shape 09/07/21 10/19/21 KCRC Detour for Through Traffic

This is a pavement replacement project. Existing asphalt is ground (or crushed) and then regraded, compacted and covered with multiple layers of paver-placed hot asphalt.

  • Closed to through traffic (local access maintained)
  • North/south traffic on Vinton Avenue and Division Avenue will be maintained.
Plainfield Neighborhoods Plainfield Township Resurfacing 09/07/21 10/02/21 KCRC Expect Delays

Letter to Property Owners

  • Beyhill Drive: West River Dr to Saddle Horn Dr
  • Saddle Horn Drive: Beyhill Dr to Saddle Dr
  • Saddle Drive: Saddle Horn Dr to Belmont Ave
  • Furlong Court: Saddle Dr to End
  • Bridle Way Drive: Furlong Ct to Saddle Horn Dr
  • Drew Drive: Hollyhock Dr to Jamail Dr
  • Hollyhock Drive: Jupiter Ave to End
  • Jamail Drive: West River Dr to Hollyhock Dr

 

  • ­­­­­Denilee Court: Rollaway Drive to End
  • Edajean Ridge Drive: 7 Mile to End
  • Evan Drive: Division Avenue to End
  • Grand Oaks Court: Grand Oaks Westerly to End
  • Grand Oaks Drive: 7 Mile to End
  • Lana Lane Court: Rollaway Drive to End
  • Larkin Avenue: 6 Mile to End
  • Linedrive Court: Linedrive Street to End
  • Linedrive Street: Pine Island Drive to End
  • Murphy Court: Evan to End
  • Rollaway Drive: 7 Mile to Edajean Ridge Drive
  • Windchime Drive: Grand Oakes Easterly to New Pavement

 

  • Sundial Drive: Grand River Dr to E/of Firefly Dr
  • Firefly Drive: Grand River Dr to Sundial Dr
  • Sundial Court: Sundial Dr to End

 

  • Colonial Avenue: 4 Mile Rd to Standish Ave
  • Columbus Street: Coit Ave to Stuyvesant Ave
  • Eastern Avenue: 4 Mile Rd to Revere St
  • Georgia Street: Coit Ave to Rudy St
  • Revere Street: Coit Ave to Eastern Ave
  • Rudy Street: Coit Ave to Williamson Ave
  • Rutledge Street: Coit Ave to Eastern Ave
  • Standish Avenue: Columbus St to Colonial Ave
  • Stuyvesant Avenue: Columbus St to Colonial Ave
  • Williamson Avenue: End to End (Off of Rudy)
Fruit Ridge Avenue 4 Mile Road to 6 Mile Road Crush & Shape 08/30/21 09/30/21 KCRC Detour for Through Traffic

Crush and shape the existing asphalt surface and place 2 courses of hot mix asphalt (HMA).

17 Mile Rd Cedar Spring High Dr East to Ritchie Ave & South to Becker St Road Work 08/23/21 10/22/21 KCRC Lane Closures

17 Mile Rd from Cedar Spring High Dr East to Ritchie Ave and then South to Becker St will have lane closures for non-motorized bike installation.

Byron Neighborhoods (Phase II) Byron Township Resurfacing 08/18/21 KCRC Expect Delays

KCRC in collaboration with Byron Township is contracting with Superior Asphalt to complete a full-width repaving of select local streets.

  • 77th Street: Division Avenue to End (completed August 16)
  • Edgeview Avenue: 68th Street to Pine Bluff Court (postponed to coincide with future water/sewer project)
  • Pine Bluff Court: End to End(postponed to coincide with future water/sewer project)
  • Larry Street: 76th Street to Division Avenue (Completed August 16)
  • Alles Drive: Clyde Park Avenue to 440' West of Byron Commerce Drive

  • Alles Drive: Byron Commerce Dr to 440' West of Byron Commerce Drive

68th Street Division Avenue and Eastern Avenue Mill & Fill 08/16/21 09/30/21 KCRC Lane Closures

Rieth-Riley will complete mill and fill pavement replacement project of four-lane road in phases:

Phase 1a - removal and replacement of concrete sidewalk ramps. 

Phase 1b - cold mill and pave outside lanes

Phase 2 - cold mill and pave inside lanes

Centennial Park Cascade Township Resurfacing 08/09/21 09/30/21 KCRC Expect Delays

The Kent County Road Commission (KCRC) in collaboration with Cascade Township is contracting with Superior Asphalt to complete a full-width repaving of select local streets.

  • Charlevoix Drive:28th Street to Tahoe Drive
  • Coach Road:Kraft Avenue to Foremost Drive
  • Foremost Drive:28th Street to Charlevoix Drive
  • Lucerne Drive:Tahoe Drive to 28th Street
  • Orchard Vista Drive:Foremost Drive to Charlevoix Drive
  • Tahoe Drive:Charlevoix Drive to Thornhills Drive

Letter to Property Owners

Rooksby St .2 Miles West of Harvard Ave Culvert Work 08/09/21 09/27/21 KCRC Detour

Rooksby St approximately .2 Miles West of Harvard Ave will be closed for culvert work.

Northland Drive Ritchie Ave to Sand Lake St Resurfacing 08/09/21 09/30/21 KCRC Detour for Through Traffic

Resurfacing project to be completed in coordination with county drain work south of Lake Street. 

  • Phase 1 includes county drain work south of Lake Street
  • Phase 2 includes asphalt and concrete pavement removal, aggregate base installation, concrete curb & gutter work, hot mix asphalt (HMA) surface application and restoration. (North of Ritchie Avenue to Lake Street)

The drain work will take approximately two weeks and the road work will follow.

84th Street Breton Ave to Hanna Lake Ave Reconstruction 07/21/21 09/30/21 KCRC Detour for Through Traffic

Reconstruct to 2-lane, all-season standard. Work includes stump removal, earthwork, ditches, culvert replacement or extension, HMA pavement, pavement markings and restoration. Through traffic will be detoured.

Packer Drive Las Vegas Drive and Van Dam Drive Utility Work 07/19/21 11/01/21 Utility Detour for Through Traffic

Installation of water main along west side of Packer Drive from Las Vegas Drive to Van Dam Drive.

68th Street Cherry Valley Avenue to Thornapple River Drive (south) Reconstruction 07/12/21 10/03/21 KCRC Detour for Through Traffic

Reconstruct to 2-lane all-season road standard. Work includes tree removal, earthwork, ditches, culvert replacement, HMA pavement, pavement markings and restoration.

16 Mile Road Shaner Avenue and Myers Lake Avenue Reconstruction 07/06/21 10/01/21 KCRC Detour for Through Traffic

Reconstruction of 16 Mile Road from gravel to pavement. Road will be built to KCRC Local Road Standard, which includes a 12-inch sand subbase, a 6-inch aggregate base, and a total of 3 ½-inch HMA surface.

Letter to Residents Regarding 16 Mile Project

16 Mile Road Pennington Avenue and Algoma Avenue Reconstruction 05/10/21 10/01/21 KCRC Detour for Through Traffic

Reconstruction of 16 Mile Road from gravel to pavement. Road will be built to KCRC Local Road Standard, which includes a 12-inch sand subbase, a 6-inch aggregate base, and a total of 3 ½-inch HMA surface.

ada-neighborhood-utility Ada Township Utility Work 05/01/21 Utility Expect Delays

A watermain project by Ada Township will be followed by a mill&fill improvement, completed by contractor Superior Asphalt.

  • Adacroft Drive: Ada Drive to End
  • Adaway Court: Adaway Drive to End
  • Adaway Drive: Scarborough Drive to Ada Drive
  • Buttonwood Court: Adaway Drive to End
  • Dunbarton Drive:  End to End
  • Duxbury Court: Duxbury Drive to End
  • Duxbury Drive: Marbury Drive to End
  • Edgeworthe Drive: Scotthille Drive to End
  • Huntington Drive: Adaway Drive to End
  • Marbury Drive: Dunbarton Drive to End
  • Rookway Drive: Adacroft Drive to End
  • Scotthille Drive: Rookway Drive to End
  • Winthrop Court: Adaway Drive to End
  • Witherbee Drive: Rookway Drive to Edgeworthe Dr.