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MONROE COUNTY ROAD COMMISSION

"The Monroe County Road Commission vows to provide quality, courteous and dependable professional services through innovative, cost-effective ways to maintain our road system through transparency, trust and collaboration between citizens, business and government."

Road Closures and Restrictions

The Monroe County Road Commission has put together a map showing various information regarding closed structures, weight restricted Roads and structures used in the trucking industry.


The information shown on this map is subject to change by the Monroe County Road Commission. Certain portions of roads or structures may have restrictions other than provided on this map. These roads and structures will be physically posted at their appropriate location.


The restrictions, limitations and exceptions presented by this map do not relieve the truck operator's responsibility of complying with applicable State and Federal laws and local ordinances and permit requirements within the villages, cities, and townships of Monroe County.


  • National Truck Network in Monroe County, Michigan

The Federal Highway Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation, issued regulation 23 CFR 658.19 requiring states to allow reasonable truck access within one (1) mile of the National Truck Network, the Monroe County Road Commission intends to protect, maintain and improve roads in the County of Monroe, Michigan and has developed a truck operators map to accommodate commercial traffic along County roads, to be enforced by township truck route ordinances. A resolution was passed in order to accomplish this and can be found here.


Miscellaneous Closures


  • Michigan Department of Transportation Lane and ramp closure

Northbound I-75 ramp repairs, bridge inspections over River Raisin in Monroe County, please see the Press Release


  • ROAD CLOSURE NOTICE – Albain Road

     

    TOWNSHIP:
    Monroe Charter Township

     

    ROAD NAME & LIMITS:
    Albain Road between Hull Road and South Dixie Highway (M-125)

     

    ROAD CLOSURE START DATE:
    Wednesday, September 12th, 2018 at 06:00am

    APPROXIMATE ROAD CLOSURE END DATE:
    Saturday, September 15th, 2018

     

    PROJECT DETAILS:

    Albain Road will be closed between Hull Road and South Dixie Highway (M-125) beginning on Wednesday, September 12th, 2018 at 06:00am.  The road closure is for the repair of the Norfolk Southern Railroad grade crossing.  A detour will be in place using Laplaisance Road, Dunbar road, and South Dixie Highway to route traffic around the closure.


  • ROAD CLOSURE NOTICE – Will-Carleton Road

 

TOWNSHIP:
Ash Township

 

ROAD NAME & LIMITS:
Will-Carleton Road between Chamberlain Road and Port Creek Road

 

ROAD CLOSURE START DATE:
Tuesday, September 11th, 2018

APPROXIMATE ROAD CLOSURE END DATE:
Saturday, September 15th, 2018

 

PROJECT DETAILS:

Will-Carleton Road will be closed between Chamberlain Road and Port Creek Road beginning on Tuesday, September 11th, 2018.  The road closure is for the repair of the Canadian National Railroad grade crossing.  This is a Wayne County Road project but it will affect traffic in Monroe County.  A signed detour will be in place routing traffic north into Wayne County using Telegraph Road, Eureka Road, and I-275.




Canadian National Railroad will be continuing their crossing maintenance program for this year, weather permitting. Work will be in Ash Township. Local businesses/ residences will be allowed access.


WILL-CARLETON ROAD will be closed from 9/6-9/15 at the Canadian National Railroad Tracks. 


This closure is being coordinated between Wayne County and MDOT but will still affect Monroe County Traffic. A detour will be in place routing traffic north into Wayne County onto Telegraph Road, Eureka Road, and I-275 to get around the closure.

The Monroe County Road Commission will be closing Carleton Rockwood Road between Fessner Road and Briar Hill Road for replacement of the concrete pavement on Carleton Rockwood Road at the I-275 interchange.


The closure of Carleton Rockwood at I-275 will begin at 7:00 a.m. on Monday, August 13, 2018. The closure is expected to last for approximately three weeks.


Due to the nature of the work, no through traffic will be allowed through the work zone, and the I-275 entrance and exit ramps at Carleton Rockwood Road will be closed.


Traffic will be detoured around the road closure using signed detour routes.


  • Vivian Road Bridge at Sandy Creek, between Cole Road and Hurd Road

Vivian Road is completely closed to all traffic at the bridge over Sandy Creek between Cole Road and Hurd Road for rehabilitation. The road will be closed through Mid-September with a tentative open to traffic date of September 21st and project completion in early October 2018, weather permitting. The signed detour around the closed bridge is via Cole Road, North Monroe Street (M- 125) and Nadeau Road.