I-196 resurfacing begins in Allegan and Ottawa counties

Contact: John Richard, MDOT Office of Communications, RichardJ2@Michigan.gov, 616-262-1565
Agency: Transportation

COUNTIES:
Ottawa and Allegan

HIGHWAY:
I-196

CLOSEST CITIES:
Holland and Zeeland

START DATE:
Saturday, April 13, 2019

ESTIMATED END DATE:
Monday, June 10, 2019

PROJECT DETAILS:
The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) is investing $10 million to resurface I-196 between M-40 and Byron Road. The project also includes joint repairs and bridge approach replacements.    

Project map: http://tinyurl.com/y5kkovuf

TRAFFIC IMPACT:
Lane closures and traffic shifts will be in effect throughout the project. To help minimize delays over the summer, resurfacing work will take place this fall.

SAFETY BENEFITS:
This project will improve the ride quality and extend the service life of the roadway.