Westbound I-96 single-lane closures in Williamston Sunday for bridge deck maintenance

Contact: Aaron Jenkins, MDOT Office of Communications, 517-243-9075
Agency: Transportation

COUNTY:                             
Ingham

HIGHWAY:                                   
I-96

CLOSEST CITY:                 
Williamston                                   

START DATE:            
7 a.m.
Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019

ESTIMATED COMPLETION DATE:      
11 a.m.
Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019

PROJECT:                          
The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) will be performing repairs on the westbound I-96 bridge decks at Deer Creek and Doan Creek near Williamston Road.

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

TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONS:
Westbound I-96 will have the left lane closed from Dietz Road to Zimmer Road. Delays are expected; an alternate route is advised.

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.