Welcome to St. Joseph County Road Commission
March 4 - November 30
Monday - Thursday
6:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
December 1 - February 28
Monday - Friday
7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
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 responsiblity for the constuction and maintenance of all 1023 miles of these public roads and the 96 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.
New Years Day, All 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.