MDOT to attend City of Bessemer meeting on US-2 lane configuration

Contact: Dan Weingarten, MDOT Office of Communications, 906-250-4809
Agency: Transportation

WHAT:
The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) invites the public to a meeting to discuss the planned 2021 US-2 reconstruction project in Bessemer. City officials will conduct a public hearing and there will be opportunities for residents and business owners to ask questions of MDOT officials.

WHO:
City of Bessemer officials
MDOT
Interested residents and business owners ‚Äč

WHEN:
Monday, Nov. 26, 2018
6 p.m. (Central time)

WHERE:
City Hall Auditorium
411 S Sophie St.
Bessemer

Accommodations can be made for persons with disabilities and limited English speaking ability. Large print materials, auxiliary aids or the services of interpreters, signers, or readers available upon request. Please call 517-335-4381 to request at least seven days before meeting date.

BACKGROUND:
MDOT is planning to reconstruct US-2 from Powdermill Creek bridge to Old US-2 in Bessemer in 2021.The city will have the option to convert a portion of the roadway from two lanes in each direction to one lane in each direction with a center left-turn lane.