Road Department


Ingham County is following the State of Michigan's and the Ingham County Health Department's recommendations and requirements in preventing the spread of the COVID-19/coronavirus to protect the overall public health of our citizens, families, and employees.

The Road Department
will remain closed to walk-in visitors until further notice. 

 Please report EMERGENCY road issues by calling 517-676-9722.

All other road concerns should be emailed to:

  Phone calls and Emails will be prioritized and responded to based on public safety and order received. 

PERMIT APPLICATIONS can be found under the Permits Tab of this website and should be emailed to:
or US mailed to the address shown on the application.

Please contact the Road Department during business hours at 517-676-9722 to pay permit fees by credit card or mail check with mailed application.  
Most permit fees are listed on the Permits Tab of this website.

Thank you for your patience and understanding during this difficult time.

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What We Do...

The Ingham County Road Department (ICRD) is governed by the Board of Ingham County Commissioners. For information regarding the Ingham County Commissioners and public board meetings please visit the Board of Commissioners website.
Our Goal
To provide the best, safest, most effective and cost-efficient road system possible to the people of Ingham County.
The ICRD is responsible for more than 1,253 miles of roads outside incorporated cities and villages throughout Ingham County. Through the efforts of its more than 70 employees and 450 pieces of equipment, those roadways are cleared of snow and are kept in good repair. In addition, the ICRD is responsible for traffic signals, flashing beacons, bridges, road signs and culverts within county road rights of way throughout Ingham County's 550 square miles.

Snow and ice removal
Dust control on gravel roads
Roadside mowing
Traffic signs and signals
Pavement markings

Pothole patching
Design of roads and bridges
Construction inspection
Subdivision plat review
Traffic studies

The ICRD's primary responsibility is to provide reasonably safe roads through proper construction and maintenance. Safety is the ICRD's top priority.

301 Bush Street,
P.O. Box 38

Mason, MI  48854-0038

Contact Us

Phone: (517) 676-9722 

Normal Office Hours 
Mon. - Fri. 7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Current Office Hours:  May 10, 2021 - Sept 3, 2021
Mon. - Thur 6:30 am - 5:00pm
Fri-Sun - Closed

Road Department Holidays - Click Here
To report a road problem or reach us by email, send an email to