M-185 resurfacing on Mackinac Island to start Sept. 12

Contact: Dan Weingarten, MDOT Office of Communications,
 weingartend2@michigan.gov
906-250-4809
Agency: Transportation

COUNTY:
Mackinac

HIGHWAY:
M-185

CLOSEST CITY:
Mackinac Island                                   

ESTIMATED STARTING DATE:
Monday, Sept. 12, 2016                      

ESTIMATED COMPLETION DATE:
Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2016

PROJECT:
The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) is investing $900,000 to mill and resurface 1.4 miles of M-185 from the west to the east city limits of Mackinac Island in Mackinac County and upgrade sidewalk ramps to Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) standards. This project includes a three-year materials and workmanship pavement warranty.

Project map: http://bit.ly/2cmn8ss

TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONS:
Pedestrian traffic will be maintained throughout the project using signs, detours and temporary sidewalk ramps. Resurfacing work is scheduled to take place at night. Some segments of M-185 will be closed to horse and buggy traffic for limited periods during construction.   

Download MDOT's Mi Drive traffic information app: www.michigan.gov/drive