Open house July 25 to discuss 2020 US-31 reconstruction in Benzonia and Benzonia Township

Contact: James Lake, MDOT Office of Communications, LakeJ1@Michigan.gov, 906-250-0993
Agency: Transportation

WHAT:
The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) will have an informational open house meeting to provide a look at preliminary plans to reconstruct a section of US-31 in the village of Benzonia and Benzonia Township from M-115 to just south of the Betsie River.

WHO:
MDOT Traverse City Transportation Service Center (TSC) staff
Interested residents, commuters and business owners                      

WHEN:
Thursday, July 25, 2019
4 - 7 p.m.

WHERE:
Benzonia Township Hall
1020 Michigan Ave. (US-31)
Benzonia, MI 49616

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 are available upon request. Please call 517-335-4381 to request at least seven days before meeting date.

BACKGROUND:
This planned reconstruction project scheduled for the 2020 construction season will include removing and replacing the existing roadway, new sidewalks, and safety and drainage improvements.