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7:00 AM-4:00 PM





"The Monroe County Road Commission vows to provide quality, courteous and dependable professional services through innovative, cost-effective ways to maintain our road system through transparency, trust and collaboration between citizens, business and government."

Residential Permit Information

A permit is required from the MCRC Engineering Department for all work being conducted within the road right-of-way, whether being performed by a contractor or property owner. Such work may include, but is not limited to, the following items:

    • Installing a New Residential Driveway
    • Upgrading an Residential Existing Driveway
    • Installing an Agricultural Driveway
    • Ditch Enclosure with Frontage Tile Installation
    • Repaving an Existing Driveway
    • Curb Cutting
    • Ditch Cleaning

  • Credit Card Payments

Residential permit applications can now be completed and paid for 100% online. The permit application can be found in the link below and emailed to permits@mcrc-mi.org when completed. Once the application is reviewed and approved, a link to pay by credit card or electronic check through Point & Pay will be sent. A service charge will be added for each transaction. Please call our Permits Department at 734-240-5132 with any questions.

Permit applications and payments can also be completed in person at the MCRC office located at 840 S. Telegraph Rd. Monroe, MI 48161.

After payment is made and the application is approved, MCRC staff will inspect the proposed work site(s) to determine how to proceed. Work cannot begin on your project until the road commission has inspected the proposed work site(s) and issued the permit. Applicable fees are outlined in the MCRC Fee Schedule

Online Payment Link https://client.pointandpay.net/web/MonroeCountyRoadCommissionOnline

Transaction               Type Service Charge
Credit Card               3% with a $2.00 minimum
Electronic Check        $3.00 up to $10,000 and $10.00 over $10,000

Still have questions? Call the Permits Department at 734-240-5132.