US-2 Dickinson County project starts Aug. 19

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

COUNTY:
Dickinson

HIGHWAY:
US-2

CLOSEST TOWNS:
Vulcan, Norway

ESTIMATED STARTING DATE:
Monday, Aug. 19, 2019

ESTIMATED COMPLETION DATE:
Thursday, Oct. 24, 2019 

PROJECT:
The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) is investing $2.3 million to resurface 9.3 miles of US-2 from Vulcan in Dickinson County east to the Dickinson/Menominee county line. The project includes asphalt cold milling and resurfacing, joint repairs, aggregate shoulders and pavement markings. The project includes a three-year materials and workmanship pavement warranty.

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

TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONS:
The work will require single-lane closures. One alternating lane will be open via traffic regulators.

SAFETY BENEFITS:
This project will result in a smoother driving surface and increased safety