At a special dinner meeting tonight, the Kent County Road Commission revealed its 2010 Operating Budget and outlined projects scheduled for the coming year. One of the planned projects is the resurfacing of 6 Mile Road from Alpine Ave (M-37) to Pine Island Drive. The goal is to mill portions and crush and shape portions of existing asphalt surface and to resurface with HMA pavement, It also includes the upgrading of guardrail and sidewalk ramps to current standards. This project should be funded with stimulus funds.
Other projects in Alpine Township planned for 2010 include proposed seal coating on Fruitridge from 4 Mile Road to 6 Mile Road, and Walker Ave between 4 Mile Road and 5 Mile Road.
Alpine TownshipTrustees Ron Cordes, Jim May and Ted Wallace attended the meeting along with Clerk Jean Wahlfield and Supervisor Alex Arends.