I-96 single-lane closures in Dimondale Friday for bridge repairs

Contact: Aaron Jenkins, MDOT Office of Communications, JenkinsA10@Michigan.gov, 517-243-9075
Agency: Transportation

COUNTY:                             
Eaton

HIGHWAY:                                   
I-96

CLOSEST CITIES:                 
Dimondale
Lansing

START DATE:            
10 a.m.
Friday, May 10, 2019

ESTIMATED COMPLETION DATE:      
2 p.m.
Friday, May 10, 2019

PROJECT:                          
The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) is scheduled to perform routine maintenance on the I-96 bridges over Billwood Highway and the Grand River. This work is in preparation for a preventive maintenance project this summer.

Project map: https://bit.ly/2Y5u5AE

TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONS:
Eastbound and westbound I-96 will have single-lane closures between Lansing Road and M-99.

The northbound Lansing Road ramp to the eastbound I-96 will be closed.

SAFETY BENEFITS:
Performing regular maintenance on bridges helps improve and extend the service life of these structures. Closing lanes during this type of work is necessary to provide the safest work area possible for crews and motorists.