Weekly Construction Update: August 21, 2020

OCRC Main Office Lobby Closed Effective 11/17/20

Read below to find out all about our current and upcoming construction projects, and road closures.

You can view a list of all of our construction projects for the season, see our interactive road work map and check current closures at our website.

CSX railroad to close crossings at 48th Ave., 76th Ave. north of M-121 for repair

The Ottawa County Road Commission has been notified that CSX Railroad is scheduled to reconstruct their railroad grade crossing on 48th Avenue north of Chicago Drive (M-121) in Jamestown Township.

48th Avenue will be completely closed off to traffic at the crossing starting Monday, August 24, 2020, and is expected to be closed for one week.

A signed detour for 48th Avenue shall follow Chicago Drive (M-121) east to 40th Avenue then north to Van Buren Street then back west to 48th Avenue.

The Ottawa County Road Commission has also been notified that CSX Railroad is scheduled to reconstruct their railroad grade crossing on 76th Avenue north of Chicago Drive (M-121) in Zeeland Township.

The crossing will be completely closed off to traffic starting Monday, August 24, 2020, and is expected to be closed for one week. Motorists are advised to seek an alternate route.

Road Closures:

Township: Road: Segment: Work: Est. Finish:
Tallmadge Luce/Linden St. M-45 to 20th Ave. Bank Erosion Repair Aug. 24
Polkton 68th Ave. Randall St. to Cleveland St. Water Main Aug. 27
Port Sheldon New Holland St. 168th Ave. to 164th Ave. Water Main Aug. 26
Allendale 64th Ave. Lake Michigan Dr. to Pierce St. Water Main Aug. 31
Jamestown 48th Ave. N. of M-121 Railroad Crossing Aug. 31
Zeeland 76th Ave. N. of M-121 Railroad Crossing Aug. 31
Jamestown 40th Ave. Adams St. to county line Reconstruction Oct. 2
Georgetown Port Sheldon St. 40th Ave. to 48th Ave. Reconstruction Oct. 23

 

Street Resurfacing:

Township:  Road: Segment: Est. Finish:
Olive 104th Ave. Tyler St. to Baldwin St. Aug. 22
Olive Tyler St. 144th Ave. to U.S. 31 Aug. 28
Spring Lake 148th Ave. Leonard St. to Fruitport Rd. Sept. 18

Subdivision Street Resurfacing:

Township: Est. Finish:
Park September 25

Note: Resurfacing does not close the road. It will remain open to through traffic, with temporary lane closures.

Please note that all dates are tentative and subject to change.