FROST LAWS on county roads in St. Joseph County, MI will be lifted on Monday, March 26 at 6:00 AM.  Frost Laws on state highways in St. Joseph County will be lifted on Friday, March 23, 2018.  There are no longer any roads totally closed in the county due to high water.  Mintdale between Engle and Sevison and Buckner between Michigan and Flach are open with some water over the road.  Starting April 16th Fawn River Road between the RR tracks east to Big Hill will begin the final process of repaving, line painting, etc. from the 2017 project that was delayed to due to weather.  Approximate time frame is one week, weather dependent.

About St. Joseph County Road Commission, Centreville, Michigan

St. Joseph County has approximately 521 square miles with a population of 62,000 people. Within St. Joseph County public road system there are 828 miles of paved roads and 195 miles that are graveled. The St. Joseph County Road Commission has the responsibility for the construction and maintenance of all 1023 miles of these public roads and the 97 bridges located within the road system. The county is approximately 24 miles wide by 22 miles deep with Centreville headquarters situated in the middle of the county. There are two remote garages to service the county. The West side is serviced by a garage in Three Rivers on M-60 and the East side by a garage on M-66 near Colon. At the direction of the townships, the Road Commission also constructs and improves county local roads.

Major trunk lines, maintained by MDOT, include: US-12, M-60, M-66, M-86, M-103, M-216 and US-131.

The work of the St. Joseph County Road Commission includes not only snow removal and road repair, but also the upgrading and building of new and existing roads to current standards.

History Still Stands In Rural America

2017 – 2018 Holiday Schedule:

New Years Day, Presidents Day, Thursday before Good Friday, Good Friday, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Friday after Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve Day, and Christmas Day.

If a holiday falls on Sunday then Monday shall be considered the Holiday and if the holiday falls on Saturday then Friday shall be considered the Holiday. In the case of Christmas Eve Day, the holiday shall be designated to be the preceding workday before the Christmas Day Holiday.


Chip Seal / Dust Control

Chip Seal schedule of roads can be found click here.  Please note that the schedule is subject to change depending on the weather.  We will try and keep as updated as possible.

Dust Control roads can be found here.

Thanks for your patience during this season.

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