MDOT resurfacing US-131 from Sand Lake to Pierson

Contact: John Richard, MDOT Office of Communications
616-262-1565
Agency: Transportation

COUNTY:
Montcalm

HIGHWAY:
US-131

CLOSEST CITIES:
Sand Lake and Pierson

START DATE:
Monday, Sept. 11, 2017

ESTIMATED END DATE:
Friday, Oct. 6, 2017

PROJECT DETAILS:
The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) will invest $1 million to resurface 4.2 miles of US-131 from the Kent/Montcalm county line (22 Mile Road) to Cannonsville Road.  

Project map: http://bit.ly/2vMGM9J

TRAFFIC IMPACT:
At least one lane will remain open in each direction at all times. Lane closures will not be in effect for northbound US-131 on Fridays, no lane closures on Saturdays for both bounds, and no lane closures will be in effect on Sundays for southbound US-131.

SAFETY BENEFITS:
This project will improve and maintain a smooth driving surface as well as extend the service life of the roadway.