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Welcome to the Clare County Road Commission website

Our goal is to maintain the counties roads year round in a condition reasonably safe and convenient for travel. If you come across an unsafe condition such as a stop sign knocked down, a tree blown across a road, or other condition requiring immediate attention, report it to us at (989)539-2151, or during non-business hours to the Clare County Sheriff’s Office at (989)539-7166.

This website is intended to provide you with information common to our operations, but please do not hesitate to call us at (989) 539-2151 if you cannot find what you’re looking for and need a friendly voice, we are glad to help. We are located at 3900 E. Mannsiding Rd., - 5 miles south of Harrison at the Mannsiding Road/Lake George Exit off US-127, in case you need to visit our office.

Enjoy your travels in beautiful Clare County, and remember to buckle up and drive safely.


Summer Hours:

6:00am – 4:30pm

Monday – Thursday

Begins April


Winter Hours:

7:00am – 3:30pm

Monday – Friday

Begins November

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As a courtesy to Michigan Dept. of Transportation, the Clare County Road Commission has bags and vests available for pick-up at our office located at 3900 East Mannsiding Road, Harrison, MI. Once you have completed your pick-up, please try to stack your bags in a central area and notify the road commission of the number of bags you have and where they are located.

For information on how to  Adopt-A-Highway

Contact MDOT Bay Region Office 
5859 Sherman Road Saginaw, MI  48604 
(989) 574-7706 cell (989) 754-8122 fax

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We are now working our "Summer Hours" 6am-4:30pm Monday-Thursday

Administrative office closed on Fridays




Current and Upcoming Road Closures 

Lk. Station Ave (Garfield Twp) - Weather permitting, will be closing last week of October or first week in November. Will be closed to Through traffic

Cedar Off Bailey Lk Rd. (Arthur Twp) - Section washed away (Closed Until Further Notice)

Keehn Rd (Winterfield Twp) - between Strawberry Ave. & Mckinley Ave - Closed to Through Traffic for approximately 3 weeks

Maple Grove (Garfield Twp) - between Hemlock Ave & Bringold Ave. - Closed to through traffic for 3 weeks. Follow Detour signs

Vandecar Rd. (Mill Creek Pond Dam in Surrey Twp.) - Closed to through traffic starting Nov. 9th. Follow detour signs