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Summer

(May ~ September)

Monday ~ Thursday

6:00am - 4:00pm

 

Winter

(October ~ April)

Monday ~ Friday

7:00am - 3:00pm

The Gogebic County Road Commission

OBSERVED HOLIDAYS:

  • New Year's Day

  • Good Friday
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Day before or after Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • 1/2 day Christmas Eve
  • Christmas Day  


Gogebic County Road Commission 2016 Projects


The Gogebic County Road Commission is beginning their summer construction program and again it will be a busy summer.  We have numerous culvert replacement projects along with reconstruction and hot mix asphalt paving throughout the county.  Chip Sealing, Crack Filling and Dura Patching are also part of the program to preserve the road infrastructure.  The road commission also was able to secure critical bridge grant funding for four structures in the county.  Funding was received by numerous governmental agencies with cost participation from the Gogebic County Road Commission.  Funding from the townships also includes participation from Gogebic County Road Commission.

 

State Highways
The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) has funded Dura Patching on US-2 from Bessemer to Ironwood and on M-28.  Ditching at various locations throughout the county, and full width brush mowing are also planned for the summer.

Total Cost $210,000



Bridge Projects
** All Bridge Projects are funding through the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), and Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) Critical Bridge Grant Program.  Project administration is through MDOT.

Lake Road over the Montreal River  (Ironwood Twp)
Bridge Rehabilitation work that will include concrete spall repair, expansion joint replacement, bridge guard rail upgrades and approach paving.  Bridge rehab work will extend the life of the bridge another 25-30 years.

Total Cost $300,000


C.R. 519 North over Jackson Creek (Wakefield Twp)
Bridge Rehabilitation work that will include concrete spall repair, expansion joint replacement, scour countermeasures, deck surface paving w/ membrane, bridge guard rail upgrades and approach paving.  Bridge rehab work will extend the life of the bridge another 30+ years.

Total Cost $450,000


Copps Mine Road over Presque Isle River (Marenisco Twp)
Bridge Rehabilitation work that will include concrete spall repair, expansion joint replacement, scour countermeasures, deck surface paving w/ membrane, bridge guard rail upgrades and approach paving.  Bridge rehab work will extend the life of the bridge another 30+ years.

Total Cost $500,000



Roddis Road over Lindesly Lake Channel (Watersmeet Twp)
Bridge Rehabilitation work that will include concrete spall repair, expansion joint replacement, scour countermeasures, Pile Jacket Reinforcement, deck surface paving w/ membrane, bridge guard rail upgrades and approach paving.  Bridge rehab work will extend the life of the bridge another 30+ years.

Total Cost $500,000


Lake Road Over Mud Creek (Ironwood Twp)
Bridge Preventative Maintenance work that will include milling and resurfacing deck with hot mix asphalt, bridge guard rail upgrades and approach paving.  Work will be performed as part of Lake Road paving project.  Bridge rehab work will extend the life of the bridge another 30+ years.

Total Cost $40,000



Road Construction Projects
Lake Road (Ironwood Twp)
Vanderhagen Road northerly 2.75 miles.  Work shall consist of aggregate base, bituminous  base crushing and shaping, hot mix asphalt paving and shoulders.  Funding was from the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), and Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT).  Project administration is through MDOT.

Total Cost $350,000


Thousand Island Lake Road (Watersmeet Twp)
US-2 southerly 3.0 miles.  Work shall consist of aggregate base, trenching, bituminous  base crushing and shaping,Road widening to include share use bike lanes on each side, hot mix asphalt paving and shoulders.  Funding was from the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), and Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT). 

Total Cost $750,000


Anvil Road (Bessemer Twp)
US-2 southerly 0.8 miles.  Work shall consist of aggregate base, bituminous  base crushing and shaping, hot mix asphalt paving and shoulders.  Funding for this project is 100% Gogebic County Road Commission.

Total Cost $120,000


East Shore Road (Marenisco Twp)
M-64 east and north 9.8 miles to Ontonagon County Line.  Work shall consist of crack filling, total patching and a single course chip seal.

Total Cost $210,000


Culvert Replacements
In addition to the road construction and preventative maintenance work, the Gogebic County Road Commission is proposing to replace over 60 culverts throughout the county.  A few roads in particular include Thousand Island Lake Road (15 culverts) and Lake Road (8 culverts).  Some roads will need to be closed and traffic detoured due to the depth of culvert replacements.  GCRC will inform the public of the road closures as they arise.

Total culvert Replacement cost:  $250,000

NO PARKING

on

Gogebic County Roads

and State Highways

Outside of the City Limits


November 1st ~ April 15th

2AM-7AM


STATE OF MICHIGAN

​TRAFFIC CONTROL ORDER NO. PA 27-07-92

COUNTY MAPS


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