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The Office of the Water Resources Commissioner (WCWRC), under the authority of the Michigan Drain Code (Act 40 of 1956), may receive petitions from Property Owners or Municipalities in order to construct new drains or to complete maintenance/improvement projects on existing drains.  The WCWRC maintains and operates over 500 stormwater systems in Washtenaw County.

See below for status information on projects currently in progress.

This page is under construction.  For project status, please contact us at 734-222-6860.  Thank you for your patience!

Project Name

Municipality/s

Status

Northfield Earhart Road Drain

Northfield Township Construction ready to begin
Saginaw Hills Drain

Scio Township Estimated completion of construction late summer 2015

Huron River Green Infrastructure
Geddes Road 

City of Ann Arbor Loan Closing Estimated Sept 2015
Huron River Green Infrastructure
Tree Planting 5504-04
 
City of Ann Arbor Loan Closing Estimated Sept 2015
Luella Burton Park Drain Scio Township Construction Substantially Complete

Hawthorne Ridge Sub Drain Pittsfield Township Under Construction

Bazley Foster Drain Superior and
Ypsilanti Townships
Engineering Plans
Nearing Completion
West Branch of Augusta
Central Drain

Augusta Township Construction Bids Spring 2015
Rouse (Saline) Drain
Saline Township Petition Received 5/2/14; Maintenance work being completed
McMann Tile Drain

Augusta Township
Geddes Ridge Drain

Superior Township Design complete; obtaining easements

Projects Petitioned Under Chapter 3 of the Michigan Drain Code

Establish a drainage district.

Projects Petitioned Under Chapter 4 of the Michigan Drain Code

Locate and establish a new County Drain.

Projects Petitioned Under Chapter 8 of the Michigan Drain Code

To clean out, relocate, widen, deepen, straighten, tile, extend or relocate along a highway an existing County Drain.

Projects Petitioned Under Chapter 20 of the Michigan Drain Code

To locate and establish or clean out, relocate, widen, deepen, straighten, tile, extend or relocate along a highway a County Drain that is assessed to only municipalities, not directly to property owners.

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