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Update: M-84/M-13 Lafayette Avenue Bridge in
Bay City closes Monday night for maintenance
Contact: Bill Shreck 989-754-0878, ext.227Agency: Transportation
Highway: M-84/M-13 Lafayette Avenue bridge over the Saginaw River
Closest City: Bay City
Starting Date: Tuesday, Sept. 22, 6 p.m.
Completion Date: Wednesday, Sept. 24, 5 a.m.
Project: The repair work includes grinding and re-welding the welded repair plates on the Curved Tread Plates.
In order to perform the work, the bridge will have to be in the opened position, closed to motorize vehicles. The work will take one day/one night to complete. To minimize the impact to the motorist, the repair will be performed after 6:00 p.m. until 5:00 a.m. the following morning.
Restrictions: The bridge will be closed between Tuesday, Sept. 23 at 6 p.m. and Wednesday, Sept. 24 at 5 a.m. Motorists are advised to use the M-25 Veterans Bridge over the Saginaw River. The work is being rescheduled from a Monday start due to today's rain.
Customer Benefit: This project continues Gov. Jennifer M. Granholm's commitment to serving the families of Michigan with a better transportation network. The work will extend the life of the bridge and its reliability.
Protect Michigan families: Please slow down in work zones.
- A message from MDOT and the Give 'em a Brake safety coalition