Detour for M-55 Cooley Bridge project to change this week

Contact: James Lake, MDOT Office of Communications, LakeJ1@Michigan.gov, 906-250-0993
Agency: Transportation

COUNTY:
Manistee

HIGHWAY:
M-55

CLOSEST CITY:
Wellston

ESTIMATED STARTING DATE:
Thursday, June 6, 2019 (weather dependent)

ESTIMATED COMPLETION DATE:
Saturday, Nov. 2, 2019

PROJECT:
The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) is investing $4.9 million for continued maintenance work on the M-55 Cooley Bridge over the Pine River in Manistee County.

Project map: https://bit.ly/2uGsRza

TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONS:
This work has required a detour of highway traffic on local roads: Seaman Road, Hoxyville Road, 48 1/2 Road, and M-37. The Manistee County Road Commission is finishing a resurfacing project on Snyder Road. When complete, the portion of the detour route on Seaman Road will be moved to Snyder Road.

SAFETY FEATURES:
This project will help ensure the bridge can continue to carry any and all traffic for years to come.