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Benzie County Road Commission - Honor, Michigan

• Phone: 231-325-3051
• FAX: 231-325-2767
• Email Us
• See our Personnel page to
contact a specific staff
member or commissioner.
  Physical address:
   11318 Main Street (US-31)
   Honor, Michigan
Mailing address:
   P.O. Box 68
   Honor, MI  49640
  Winter hours:
7:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Monday through Friday
Closed: Saturday and Sunday

Summer hours: 6/6 thru 9/2:
6:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Monday through Thursday
Closed: Friday, Saturday, Sunday

The Road Commission will
be closed for holidays on:

• New Year's Day, Jan. 1, 2016
• Good Friday, March 25, 2016
• Memorial Day, May 30, 2016
• Fourth of July, July 4 & 5, 2016
• Labor Day, Sep. 5, 2016
• Thanksgiving, Nov. 24, 2016
• Christmas, Dec. 26, 2016

The FINAL official snowfall
for the 2015-2016 winter
is 108" as of 4-09-16 as
measured at the Road Commission

We received 10.0" since
Friday, 4/1/16.

By this date last year, we had a
total of 118.25", and 227.0" in

See the
Benzie County
snowfall amounts
since 1966.

The primary purpose of the Benzie
County Road Commission is to
provide cost-efficient and
high-quality road services for
Benzie County roads, thus
contributing, along with other
county road commissions, to the
continuity in road construction
and maintenance across the state.

For more details please see
our About Us page.

Benzie County Michigan
Concerned about the
condition of your road?
The best approach is to
contact your legislature —
• Representative Ray Franz
Send email • 517-373-0825
S-1385 House Office Bldg.
P. O. Box 30014
Lansing, MI 48909
• State Senator –
   Darwin Booher
Send email • 517-373-1725
Fax: 517-373-0741
520 Farnum Building
P.O. Box 30036
Lansing, MI, 48909-7536
• Governor Rick Snyder
Send email • 517-373-3400
Constituent Services:
Fax: 517- 335-6863

P.O. Box 30013
Lansing, MI 48909

PUBLIC NOTICES   (Please call our office for bid results and additional current public notices.)

• Public Hearing on Point Betsie Road End – Notice is hereby given that the Benzie County Parks & Recreation Commission and the Benzie County Road Commission will hold a Public Hearing on the proposed improvements to the Point Betsie Road end in preparation for a grant application. The hearing will take place at 5:00 P.M. on Monday, December 12, 2016 in the Benzie County Government Center, 448 Court Place, Beulah, Michigan 49617. The proposal provides for a turnaround and paved parking. The concept plan drawing and background material are available in the County Clerk’s Office. Comments on the plan may be provided at the meeting or in writing to the Benzie County Parks & Recreation Commission; 448 Court Place; Beulah, MI 49617. (Posted 11-22-2016)
Bid Requests – Sealed bids for furnishing the following will be received at the Benzie County Road Commission office at 11318 Main Street, P.O. Box 68, Honor, Michigan 49640 until the date and time shown, at which time they will be publicly opened and read aloud. Please note that:
•  proposals, bid forms, and other information are available at the Road Commission office at the above address and/or in the documents below.
• bids sent by U.S. mail must include 'P.O. Box 68' in the address. (Mail without a P.O. Box number will very likely be returned to the sender by the Post Office.)
(Updated : 6-28-2016)
Bid documents Date and time bids
will be received by:
(None at this time.)


• The Board of Road Commissioners of Benzie County's regular meetings that were originally scheduled for Thursday, November 10 and Wednesday, November 23 have been cancelled. The November meeting date has been changed to Wednesday, November 16, 2016. The meeting location remains the same — 11318 Main St, Honor, MI, 49640. (Posted 10-17-2016)
• Wanted: Temporary Winter Truck Drivers. See details on our Openings page. (Posted 10-05-2016)
• 2016 Right-of-Way (ROW) Clearing Project – In a local safely review, MDOT has found a higher-than-normal amount of traffic crashes involving fixed objects (trees). Using that report, the Benzie County Road Commission applied for and received a grant for Right-of-Way clearing on seven main Benzie County roads, with the work to be done October, November, and December of this year. Please read this 2016 Right-of-Way Clearing Project document for full details.(Posted 9-23-2016)
• Effective Monday, March 21, 2016 at 7:00 AM, Seasonal Weight and Speed Restrictions will be lifted on all Benzie County Roads. If there are any questions, you may contact the Road Commission at 231-325-3051. For immediate updates on Weight Restrictions, dial extension 248. For additional information, dial extension 201. If you which to receive notices from the Benzie County Road Commission, please send your e-mail address to benziecrc@benzieroad.org. (Posted 3-17-2016)
• See our Title VI Plan section on the Documents & Forms page. (Posted 8-13-2015)
• Be sure to see our new Job Openings page where we will post openings and their descriptions as they become available.
• The 2016 schedule for the Board of Road Commissioners Meetings is now in place. (Updated 1-14-2016)
• Please be aware of our Transparency page, which is required by the State of Michigan, Public Act 51 of 1951, amended. Transparency keeps citizens continuously informed about the activities of the BCRC. On that page you'll find financial reports, budget information, and other required links and documents. (Updated 9-23-2016)
• See also our Mailbox Installation Guide on the Documents & Forms page.
• During the winter snowplowing season, it's important that all residents be aware of special issues during winter operations. See here for details.
• We hope you like the redesign of our Web site. If you have any feedback or helpful suggestions, please be sure to let us know.

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