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Road Construction Project

  • 13 January 2021
  • Author: Amber Boucher
  • Number of views: 1052

The roundabout construction at M-343 (Gull Road) and G Avenue is set to start with tree removal in late March and road construction in early April. MDOT anticipates construction will be largely completed and the new roundabout open to traffic by Aug. 1, 2021.

The first stage of construction will be the reconstruction of the 28th Street intersection at M-343. During this stage, there will be one lane of M-343 open to traffic in each direction, and 28th Street traffic will be detoured on G Avenue, Sprinkle Road, DE Avenue, 26th Street, and D Avenue.

M-343 roundabout construction at G Avenue is the final stage of construction. Again, one lane of M-343 will remain open in each direction during this stage. G Avenue traffic will be detoured on Sprinkle Road, East Main Street and North 33rd Street.

It’s worth noting that MDOT is required to post detours only on certain roads. Motorists are welcome to take whatever route is safest and most convenient for them.

Upcoming Tree Clearing Project

  • 12 January 2021
  • Author: Amber Boucher
  • Number of views: 746

There will be an upcoming tree clearing project within Richland Township.  You can see the area in the attached map.  Residents in the effected area will be contacted by postcard to let them know about the project.  The clearing standards are attached.

Update on Upcoming Construction

I-94 Widening and Roundabout at G Ave and Gull Road

  • 30 September 2020
  • Author: Amber Boucher
  • Number of views: 1523


Public Health Recommendation for the Use of Face Coverings in Public Setting

Face Coverings in Public Settings

  • 7 April 2020
  • Author: Amber Boucher
  • Number of views: 870

Kalamazoo, MI- The Kalamazoo County Health & Community Services Department (HCS) is following the recommendation of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and Michigan Department of Health & Human Services (MDHHS) and is strongly encouraging people to use face coverings while in public settings especially where social distancing is difficult to maintain.

Richland Township Water Main Extension Project

Water Main Extension Project

  • 12 February 2020
  • Author: Amber Boucher
  • Number of views: 1305

We thank all the residents for their collaboration and cooperation on the project so far.  We also thank everyone in advance for their patience during construction.




Michigan Department of Transportation

Five year transportation plan

  • 13 February 2020
  • Author: Amber Boucher
  • Number of views: 1905

The Michigan Department of Transportation released its latest five-year transportation plan on Thursday, outlining which projects are now on tap after the State Transportation Commission authorized an additional $3.5 billion in bonding to do more projects at Gov. Gretchen Whitmer's direction.


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