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  • Michigan is divided into nine councils for the purpose of representation on CRAM committees.
    For information on upcoming council meetings please visit our events page.

    Blue Water Highway Council

    BayLapeerSt. Clair
    HuronSaginawTuscola
    Sanilac

    President Erick Pearson, Lapeer
    Secretary Suzanne Shagena, Sanilac
    Meetings held on 4th Thursday of January, April, July, October


    Great Lakes Council

    AlgerGogebicKeweenaw
    BaragaHoughtonMarquette
    DeltaIronMenominee
    DickinsonOntonagon

    President Darren Pionk, Arenac
    Secretary Patti Hagstrom, Gogebic
    Meetings held on 1st Thursday of all odd-numbered months


    Paul Bunyan Council

    AntrimLeelanauMissaukee
    BenzieManisteeNewaygo
    Grand TraverseMasonOceana
    KalkaskaMecostaOsceola
    LakeWexford

    President Kelly Bekken, Missaukee
    Secretary Kelly Smith, Newaygo
    Meetings held on 3rd Thursday of February, May, August, November


    Seven County Council

    ClintonGratiotMontcalm
    EatonIoniaShiawassee
    Livingston

    President Joseph D. Pulver, Clinton
    Secretary Jennifer Rosser, Clinton
    Meetings held on 3rd Tuesday of January, April, July, October


    Southeastern Council

    BranchInghamLenawee
    CalhounJacksonMonroe
    HillsdaleWashtenaw

    Chair Gary Malcolm, Branch
    Meetings held on 1st Monday of February, May, August, November


    Southwestern Council

    AlleganCassOttawa
    BarryKalamazooSt. Joseph
    BerrienMuskegonVan Buren

    Secretary Kenneth J. Hulka, Muskegon
    Meetings held on 2nd Monday of February, May, August, November


    Straits Area Council

    AlpenaEmmetMontmorency
    CharlevoixLuceOtsego
    CheboyganMackinacPresque Isle
    ChippewaSchoolcraft

    Chair Larry Orcutt, Alpena
    Secretary Julie Patterson, Alpena
    Meetings held as set by host county in 2nd or 3rd week of February, May, August, November


    Urban Council

    GeneseeMacombOakland
    KentWayne

    Board of Directors
    John H. Daly III, GeneseeRobert P. Hoepfner, MacombDennis G. Kolar, Oakland
    Terry Spryszak, WayneSteve Warren, Kent



    East Central Council

    AlconaGladwinMidland
    ArenacIoscoOgemaw
    ClareIsabellaOscoda
    CrawfordRoscommon

    Chair Timothy O'Rourke, Roscommon
    Secretary Stefanie Simmons, Roscommon
    Meetings held on 4th Thursday of February, May, August, and November





    Michigan's county road agencies are working to improve roads to accommodate
    commercial vehicles, but increasing costs and declining
    revenues delay these costly improvements. To learn more about
    county road agency's funding needs, click here
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