John Richards

Kent County Road Commission plow
Kent County Road Commission

The heavy snow has led to the closure of Michigan’s state government with the exception of offices handling critical functions. The same goes for county governments in West Michigan.

The Michigan Department of Transportation and county road commissions have all hands on deck working to clear roadways.

“We’ve got all available steel is on the road. All the counties, all the cities are hard at work right now. They’ve been busy since, you know, the wee hours of the morning last night. So, it’s going to continue on into this evening.”