M-11 (28th Street) reconstruction progresses to third stage

Contact: John Richard, MDOT Office of Communications,
 richardj2@michigan.gov
616-451-4063
Agency: Transportation

COUNTY:
Kent

HIGHWAY:
M-11

CLOSEST CITIES:
Grand Rapids, Kentwood and Cascade Township

START DATE:
Saturday, June 15, 2013

ESTIMATED END DATE FOR STAGE 3:
Friday, Oct. 11, 2013

PROJECT DETAILS:
M-11 is being resurfaced from Breton Avenue east to Patterson Avenue, and reconstructed from Patterson Avenue east to I-96. Work also includes traffic signal upgrades, new sidewalks, new lighting from Patterson Avenue east to I-96, and the addition of a right-turn lane to northbound Patterson Avenue.

The overall project is estimated to be complete by Friday, Nov. 22, 2013.

TRAFFIC IMPACT:
During Stage 3, M-11 traffic will be shifted onto the newly constructed eastbound lanes and work will continue for the westbound lanes on the north side of the roadway. A minimum of one lane of traffic will be open at all times in each direction on M-11 and all intersecting roads. Motorists will have access to ramps and local businesses at all times.

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