Welcome Minimize

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 Office Hours:

Begins April

6:00am – 4:30pm

Monday – Thursday



Winter Office Hours:

Begins November

7:00am – 3:30pm

Monday – Friday



For your information Minimize

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

News and Updates Minimize

Frost Law Restricted Routes will begin on

Saturday, February 27th at 8am.     

Frost Law Restricted Routes Map.pdf

        We have added a new section of road onto the Restricted Routes, it is

"Maple Grove Road from 115 to North Road."


Vandercar Rd. will be closed from March 4th to March 20th




Regular meetings of the Clare County Road Commission will be held on the first and third Thursdays of each month starting at 8:00 a.m.  All meetings will be held at the road commission office at 3900 East Mannsiding Road, Harrison, Michigan.  All meetings are open to the public in compliance with the Open meetings Act No. 267, P A 1876.

Kayla Randle, Finance Director/Board Secretary

Microsoft Teams meeting

Join on your computer or mobile app

Click here to join the meeting

Learn More | Meeting options


We are now working our "Winter Hours" 7am-3:30pm Monday- Friday


Current and Upcoming Road Closures & Restrictions  


          Closed                                        Location                                         Township

        Vandecar Rd.             Mill Creek Pond Dam               Surrey  -  March 4th to 20th

      Closing Soon                                                                       

         Vandecar Rd.                         Mill Creek Pond Dam                      Surrey