M-99 (Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard) project between Edgewood Boulevard and Victor Avenue begins Aug. 15

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

COUNTY:
Ingham

HIGHWAY:
M-99 (Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard)

CLOSEST CITIES:
Lansing

START DATE:
7 a.m.
Thursday, Aug. 15, 2019

ESTIMATED COMPLETION DATE:
7 p.m.
Friday, Nov. 15, 2019

PROJECT:
The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) will invest about $4.6 million to perform pavement repairs and preventive maintenance on M-99 (Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard) between Edgewood Boulevard/Pleasant Grove Boulevard and Victor Avenue in Lansing.

Project map: https://bit.ly/2Zm2hZE

TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONS:
One lane will remain open in each direction with a center left-turn lane during daytime hours. Certain nighttime construction activity will require closing the center left-turn lane.

SAFETY BENEFITS:
Repairs and maintenance help preserve the roadway and create a smoother, safer driving surface for drivers.

Closing lanes during this type of work is necessary to provide the safest work area possible for crews and motorists.