Several Newaygo Co. roads still flooded

Posted at 10:55 AM, Mar 20, 2019
and last updated 2019-03-20 10:55:11-04

NEWAYGO COUNTY, Mich. – Newaygo County is still feeling the effects of flooding from last week.

County Emergency Management says that 11 culverts have failed and 33 washouts have been reported.  Over $500,000 in damages have been reported and Tuesday, the State of Michigan issued a State of Emergency to assist with the recovery.

Roads that are still closed include:

  • 12 Mile Road between Maple Island and Dickinson
  • Luce Avenue and 80th Street
  • Croswell Avenue, just north of 48th Street
  • Ramshorn, north of 32nd Street
  • Dickinson Avenue between Baseline and 8th Street
  • 80th Street between Warner and Luce Avenue
  • Osborn Ave. between Baseline and 1 Mile Road
  • Osborn Ave. and 2 Mile Road
  • Baldwin between 8th Street and Baseline

Newaygo Co.

Waters are still above flood stages at several points along the Muskegon River. Levels are still slowly receding.