Why don’t you pave more gravel roads?

Paving is commonly deemed appropriate when traffic on a gravel road approaches 500 or more cars per day.  Many gravel roads in Grand Traverse County experience traffic volumes well above this threshold.   
Unfortunately, current funding sources do not provide the GTCRC with the revenue to take on the costs of paving these roads.   Paving gravel roads typically require a township directive and funding from a source other than the road commission.

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1. Do you have a schedule of when you will grade roads?
2. You graded my road right before it rained and now it is muddy. Why?
3. My gravel road is a muddy mess! Can you do something to stop this situation?
4. My gravel road is very dusty! When are you coming out to treat it?
5. Why do you only fill small spots of the road with gravel?
6. How are resurfacing projects funded on unpaved roads?
7. Why is my unpaved road always the last to be plowed?
8. Why do you use sand on unpaved roads in the winter?
9. Why don’t you pave more gravel roads?