M-36 (Ash Street) in Mason to close Oct. 2 for railroad crossing reconstruction

Contact: Kari Arend, MDOT Office of Communications
517-750-0406
Agency: Transportation

COUNTY:
Ingham

ROADWAY:
M-36 (Ash Street)

CLOSEST CITY:
Mason

START DATE:
Monday, Oct. 2, 2017

ESTIMATED COMPLETION DATE:
Mid-October 2017

PROJECT:
The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) will replace the existing rail crossing at M-36 (Ash Street) and the Jackson & Lansing Railroad in downtown Mason. The new rail crossing will provide a smoother and safer ride for motorists.

Project map: https://goo.gl/nrCVHq

TRAFFIC IMPACTS:
During construction, M-36 will be closed at the railroad crossing for approximately two weeks, with detours posted for both commercial vehicles and local traffic.