US-2 drainage repairs in Escanaba start Oct. 15Contact: Dan Weingarten, MDOT Office of Communications, 906-250-4809Agency: Transportation
ESTIMATED STARTING DATE:
Monday, Oct. 15, 2018
ESTIMATED COMPLETION DATE:
The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) will be repairing several drainage structures near the Kentucky Fried Chicken restaurant in Escanaba. Work also includes asphalt resurfacing. This is part of an $800,000 project to resurface 2.4 miles of US-2 from North 30th Street to Danforth Road. The project is covered by a two-year pavement warranty.
Project map: https://bit.ly/2QBFrZj
Motorists should expect lane closures and traffic shifts. A 10-foot width restriction will also be in effect in the work zone.
This project will result in a smoother driving surface and increased safety, in addition to extending the lifespan of the roadway.