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

  • The Board of Jackson County Commissioners will receive sealed bids at their Department of Transportation office at 2400 Elm Road, Jackson, MI 49201-7643, until 8am Eastern Standard Time, Tuesday, April 29th, 2014 for the following: state trunklines catch basins cleaning program. Instructions and specifications are available at the Jackson County Department of Transportation (JCDOT) office at 2400 Elm Road or by clicking here, and will be made a part of the resulting contract.

  • GOOD NEWS!!! The frost laws for Jackson County will be coming off MONDAY, April 21st, at 6am. JCDOT would like to thank everyone for being so patient and working with us to help in protecting our road system.

  • Sealed bids are currently being solicited from qualified providers to supply mineral aggregate. Specifications may be obtained by accessing Calhoun County’s website by clicking here. Parties without internet access may obtain the specifications by contacting the Purchasing Office at (269) 781-0981. Bids are to be submitted to the Calhoun County Administrative Services Office, Purchasing Division, in accordance with instructions contained in the specifications, and must be clearly identified as “ MINERAL AGGREGATE, RFB#111J-14 ", on the sealed bid mailing envelope. All bids must be received by the Calhoun County Administrative Services Office, Purchasing Division, no later than MONDAY, APRIL 28, 2014; 3:00 P.M. (Local time). The County reserves the right to reject any or all bids, to waive informalities or irregularities in bids or bidding procedures and to accept any bid determined to be in the best interest of the County.

  • Sealed bids are currently being solicited from qualified providers to supply cold patch. Specifications may be obtained by accessing Calhoun County’s website by clicking here. Parties without internet access may obtain the specifications by contacting the Purchasing Office at (269) 781-0981. Bids are to be submitted to the Calhoun County Administrative Services Office, Purchasing Division, in accordance with instructions contained in the specifications, and must be clearly identified as “COLD PATCH MATERIAL; RFB#110J-14 ", on the sealed bid mailing envelope. All bids must be received by the Calhoun County Administrative Services Office, Purchasing Division, no later than THURSDAY, APRIL 24, 2014; 3:00 P.M. (Local time). The County reserves the right to reject any or all bids, to waive informalities or irregularities in bids or bidding procedures and to accept any bid determined to be in the best interest of the County.

  • Sealed bids are currently being solicited from qualified providers to supply truck glider kits. Specifications may be obtained by accessing Calhoun County’s website by clicking here. Parties without internet access may obtain the specifications by contacting the Purchasing Office at (269) 781-0981. Bids are to be submitted to the Calhoun County Administrative Services Office, Purchasing Division, in accordance with instructions contained in the specifications, and must be clearly identified as “GLIDER KITS; RFB#108J-14 ", on the sealed bid mailing envelope. All bids must be received by the Calhoun County Administrative Services Office, Purchasing Division, no later than THURSDAY, APRIL 24, 2014; 3:00 P.M. (Local time). The County reserves the right to reject any or all bids, to waive informalities or irregularities in bids or bidding procedures and to accept any bid determined to be in the best interest of the County.

  • Sealed bids are currently being solicited from qualified providers to supply organic additive deicer (beet by-product). Specifications may be obtained by accessing Calhoun County’s website by clicking here. Parties without internet access may obtain the specifications by contacting the Purchasing Office at (269) 781-0981. Bids are to be submitted to the Calhoun County Administrative Services Office, Purchasing Division, in accordance with instructions contained in the specifications, and must be clearly identified as “ ORGANIC ADDITIVE DEICER, RFB#109J-14 ", on the sealed bid mailing envelope. All bids must be received by the Calhoun County Administrative Services Office, Purchasing Division, no later than THURSDAY, APRIL 17, 2014; 3:00 P.M. (Local time). The County reserves the right to reject any or all bids, to waive informalities or irregularities in bids or bidding procedures and to accept any bid determined to be in the best interest of the County.

  • Effective immediately: Beech Road between Lawrence Road and Watkins Road in Norvell Township, will be closed to all through traffic because of a large cross road culvert failure. No detour route will be posted and drivers are advised to seek an alternate route until the project is completed that could take approximately two (2) months for the survey work, obtaining the MDEQ permit and ordering and installing the culvert.

  • Topith Road between Parks Road and Leeke Road in Waterloo Township, will be closed to all through traffic beginning Monday, March 31st, 2014 at approximately 8am. Crews will be replacing a collapsed 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.

  • SUMMIT TOWNSHIP – Beginning Tuesday, March 18th, 2014 Horton Road between Weatherwax and Park Roads will be closed between 7:30 AM and 5:00 PM. Construction crews will be installing new water main in advance of the reconstruction of Horton Road later this year. Traffic will be detoured onto Weatherwax and Park Roads during the closure period. Local access to business and residents in the area will be maintained, however minor delays may be encountered. Work on the water main project is expected to be completed by mid-April. If you have questions please contact the Township office at 517-788-4113. Please visit the Township website for periodic updates on this project.

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 bridge in Jackson County is closed until further notice:

Cross Road Bridge between Sears Road & Cochran Road over the North Branch of the Kalamazoo River (Spring Arbor Township) Motorists are advised to seek alternate routes.

The following bridge in Jackson County is reduced to one (1) lane with restricted load posting:

Warner Road Bridge between Albion Road & Mann Road over the North Branch of the Kalamazoo River (Concord Township).

The Jackson County Department of Transportation has received funding to replace the Warner Road Bridge & the Cross Road Bridge during the 2014 construction season.




  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
  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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