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North Region

Shetland School House on M-22 near Glen Arbor, Leelanau County.
Department of Transportation

North Region

The North Region is responsible for the maintenance and repair of 4,344 lane miles of state highways and freeways in the northern 21 counties of the Lower Peninsula: Alcona, Alpena, Antrim, Benzie, Charlevoix, Cheboygan, Crawford, Emmet, Grand Traverse, Iosco, Kalkaska, Leelanau, Manistee, Missaukee, Montmorency, Oscoda, Ogemaw, Otsego, Presque Isle, Roscommon, and Wexford. In addition to the region office, North Region has three transportation service centers (Alpena, Gaylord and Traverse City), three operations facilities (Atlanta, Mio, and Kalkaska), two testing labs, a region sign shop, and one welcome center.

Scott Thayer, P.E., Region Engineer

North Region Office
1088 M-32 East,
Gaylord, MI 49735

Phone: 989-731-5090
Toll Free: 888-304-MDOT (6368)
Fax: 989-731-0536

Transformation Service Centers (TSC)

Alpena TSC

Garrett Dawe, Manager
1540 Airport Rd.
Alpena, MI 49707

Phone: 989-356-2231
Fax: 989-354-4142

Gaylord TSC

Jason Gailitis, Manager
1088 M-32 East
Gaylord, MI 49735

Phone: 989-731-5090
Fax: 989-732-3637

Traverse City TSC

Dan Wagner, Manager
2084 US-31 South, Suite B
Traverse City, MI 49685

Phone: 231-941-1986
Fax: 231-941-1512

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