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The M-55 Bridge over the Big Manistee River in Manistee Township (near Meijer) will be closed for construction and traffic detoured from December 21, 2020 thru approximately November 13, 2021.


Click Right for a Map that shows the bridge location and the Detour Route


Contact the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) Traverse City Transportation Service Center at (231) 941-1986 if you have any questions regarding the project or the detour route.

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 Our Mission Statement 
The mission of the Commission is to enhance the social and economic quality of life of our community by providing and maintaining, consistent with financial resources available to the Commission, a safe and efficient system of county roads and streets for the citizens of Manistee County and to continuously strive to improve the quality of the service we deliver.  


July 21, 2021

Notice of Special Meeting

(per Open Meetings Act 267 of 1976, 15.265 subsection 4)

The Manistee County Road Commission will be holding a

Special Meeting

Thursday, July 29th, 2021 @ 10:00 a.m.

This Special Meeting will cover the following Agenda Item(s).

a)            MDOT Contract # 21-5000 Resolution - South County Line Road, Maple Road, Fox Farm Road 2021 Resurfacing (For US-31 Traffic Detour)

b)            MCRC / Union Contract Negotiations Update (Closed)