US-2 project in Iron River starts Monday

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

COUNTY:
Iron

HIGHWAY:
US-2

CLOSEST CITY:
Iron River

ESTIMATED STARTING DATE:
Monday, May 13, 2019

ESTIMATED COMPLETION DATE:
Friday, Aug. 30, 2019

PROJECT:
MDOT is investing about $2.9 million to mill, resurface and seal 3.9 miles of US-2 from North River Avenue to Bates-Amasa Road in the city of Iron River, Iron County. This project includes a three-year pavement materials and workmanship warranty.

Project map: https://bit.ly/2JseE1d

TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONS:
One alternating lane will be open via traffic regulators.

SAFETY BENEFITS:
This project will result in a smoother driving surface and increased safety, and will extend the lifespan of the roadway.