Three weeks after a gaping sinkhole caused officials to close off a section of 148th Avenue in Spring Lake Township, repairs are almost complete and the road is open again to traffic.
Grand Haven public safety officials and engineers say the four-way stop at the Grand/Wisconsin intersection won’t be a permanent fixture.
The Ottawa County Road Commission sprang into action immediately after learning of the large sinkhole on 148th Avenue in Spring Lake Township on Wednesday morning.
Michigan transportation officials say they plan to do their homework before they decide on any changes to the U.S. 31 traffic pattern through Grand Haven.
GRAND HAVEN TWP. — The township received a bit of good news regarding bid results for the Township Downtown Development Authority’s upcoming 168th Avenue reconstruction and sewer extension project.
The National Weather Service office in Grand Rapids says winds out of the west to northwest will gust up to 40-50 mph Sunday afternoon and evening.
Unseasonably warm temperatures can provide a break from Michigan's long winter, but they can also wreak havoc on area roads with the creation of potholes.
The city’s Department of Public Works leader laid out Grand Haven’s annual street resurfacing plan during a City Council work session Monday night.
Ottawa County’s voter-approved road millage is said to provide millions of dollars for road projects in townships throughout the county over the next 10 years.
Grand Haven’s season finished with 100 cargoes received, the highest total since the 2005-06 season. This marks a 9 percent increase when compared with the previous season and a 45 percent increase based on data from the past five seasons.
As of 6 a.m. today (Thursday, Jan. 19) the Ottawa County Road Commission put seasonal weight restrictions into effect on all county roads under its jurisdiction.
The higher limits, up from the current maximum of 70 mph, will be limited to rural freeways. The most likely candidates are in northern Michigan.
LANSING — Michigan drivers will pay higher taxes at the pump and shell out more to renew their license plate.
Ottawa County plans 12 road projects for 2017.
The U.S. Coast Guard has started ice-breaking operations in response to developing ice conditions in commercial ports along western Lake Superior and the St. Marys River near Sault Ste. Marie in Michigan's Upper Peninsula.