Frost laws will go into effect on March 9, 2015. For more information, click here.

Since 1912 the Jackson County Department of Transportation has strived to provide the best service possible to its residents.

To report safety or emergency situations, the Jackson County Department of Transportation can be reached 24 hours a day, 7 days a week at (517) 788-4230.

JCDOT has created this site as an informational tool to keep Jackson County residents and visitors up-to-date on issues and news. Please feel free to contact us with any questions or road related concern.

NOTICES

  • Sears Road between the East Village Limits of Concord to Springbrook Road in Concord, Spring Arbor and Summit Townships will be closed to all through traffic beginning Monday, March 2, 2015. The Jackson County Department of Transportation will be performing tree trimming activities along this segment of the road. Sears Road will remain open for local traffic, school busses, mail delivery and emergency vehicles only and will be closed in the following block by block increments until the work is completed in each respective block:

    • East Village Limits of Concord to Luttenton Road
    • Luttenton Road to Cross Road
    • Cross Road to Bowerman Road
    • Bowerman Road to Moscow Road
    • Moscow Road to Reynolds Road
    • Reynolds Road to Springbrook Road

    Tree trimming will take place from 7:30am to 3pm each day when the road will be reopened to all traffic. No detour route will be posted and motorists are advised to seek an alternate route while the tree trimming activities are being undertaken. This work is expected to take approximately three to five (3 - 5) weeks to complete, weather permitting.
  • Tripp Road between Bowerman Road and Cross Road in Hanover Township has been closed effective immediately to all through traffic. Crews will replace a cross road culvert sometime this week or as soon as weather allows. No detour route will be posted and drivers are advised to seek an alternate route until the project is completed. The work is expected to be completed by the end of the work week or as soon as weather allows, at which time the road will be reopened to all traffic.
  • Heights Drive between Pink Street and Shady Lane in Norvel Township will be closed to all through traffic beginning Monday, December 29th, 2014, at approximately 8am. Crews will be replacing a cross road culvert in this area. No detour route will be posted and drivers are advised to seek an alternate route while the project is being undertaken. The work is expected to be completed by the end of the work day, at which time the road will be reopened to all traffic.
  • Brown Road between Devereaux Road and Town Road in Parma and Springport Townships will be closed to all through traffic beginning December 2, 2014. The Jackson County Department of Transportation will be performing tree trimming activities along the road. Brown Road will remain open for local traffic, school busses, mail delivery and emergency vehicles only. Tree trimming will take place from 8:00 a. m. to 3:30 p. m each day when the road will be reopened to all traffic. No detour route will be posted and motorists are advised to seek an alternate route while the tree trimming work is being undertaken. This work is expected to take approximately two (2) weeks to complete, weather permitting.
  • Shake your mailbox before winter arrives 
    Residents should prepare mailboxes for winter by tightening screws and ensuring the post and receptacle are secure enough to endure large amounts of thrown snow. If the mailbox moves when shaken, it may not withstand standard snow removal operations and should be repaired or replaced before winter. Read more >>

ATTENTION

  • Effective Thursday, July 11, 2013, Springport Road between North Parma Road and Brown Road in Springport Township will be closed to all traffic because of a road failure. Motorists are advised to seek an alternate route until a defined detour route can be posted. The road will remain closed indefinitely.

VIEW ALL UPCOMING JCDOT PROJECTS

The following bridges in Jackson County are under construction and expected to be completed in mid-September:

Cross Road Bridge between Sears Road & Cochran Road over the North Branch of the Kalamazoo River (Spring Arbor Township) Motorists should follow the respective detour route.

Warner Road Bridge between Albion Road & Mann Road over the North Branch of the Kalamazoo River (Concord Township). Motorists should follow the respective detour route.




  Jackson Headquarters (map)
  2400 N. Elm Road
  Jackson, MI 49201-7643

  Toll-Free: 800-718-3537
  Phone: 517-788-4230
  Fax: 517-788-4237
  E-Mail: jcrc@jcrc-roads.org

  Summer Hours
  (Effective March 31)
  Monday - Thursday
  6:30am - 5:00pm


  Winter Hours
  (Effective Oct. 13)
  Monday - Friday
  7:30am - 4:00pm


Jackson County Department of Transportation | 2400 N. Elm Road | Jackson, MI 49201-7643 | P: 517.788.4230 | F: 517.788.4237
E: jcrc@jcrc-roads.org

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