M-81 resurfacing in Tuscola County starts July 8

Contact: Jocelyn Hall, MDOT Office of Communications, 989-245-7117
Agency: Transportation

COUNTY:                             
Tuscola

HIGHWAY:                                   
M-81

CLOSEST CITY:                 
Cass City                                   

ESTIMATED DATE:            
Monday, July 8, 2019

ESTIMATED COMPLETION DATE:      
August 2019

PROJECT:                          
The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) will invest $2.7 million to resurface 12.3 miles of M-81 from Deckerville Road to Veterans Drive in the village of Cass City. Work includes concrete curb and gutter, sidewalk ramp improvements complaint with the Americans with Disabilities Act, and pavement markings.

Project map: http://bit.ly/31mZh0P

TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONS:       
M-81 will be maintained with traffic regulators.

SAFETY BENEFIT:
This project will provider a smoother driving surface for drivers and improved pedestrian access.