M-311 bridge replacement starts Monday in Battle Creek

Contact: Nick Schirripa, MDOT Office of Communications, SchirripaN@Michigan.gov, 269-208-7829
Agency: Transportation

COUNTY:
Calhoun

HIGHWAY:
M-311

CLOSEST CITY:
Battle Creek

START DATE:
Monday, July 29, 2019

ESTIMATED END DATE:
Friday, Nov. 15, 2019

PROJECT:
The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) will be reconstructing the M-311 (11 Mile Road) bridge over the Kalamazoo River between B Drive North and M-96. With routine maintenance, the new bridge is expected to last 100 years.

For project details and a map, visit Mi Drive.

SAFETY BENEFITS:
The new bridge will provide a safer and smoother surface for motorists

TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONS:
M-311 will be closed at the bridge throughout construction, with traffic detoured on M-60, I-69, and M-96.