US-127 resurfacing and bridge improvements in Isabella County start March 30

Contact: Jocelyn Hall, MDOT Office of Communications, 989-245-7117
Agency: Transportation

COUNTY:                             
Isabella

HIGHWAYS:                                   
US-127
US-127 Business Route (BR)
M-20

CLOSEST CITY:                 
Mt. Pleasant

ESTIMATED STARTING DATE:            
Monday, March 30, 2020

ESTIMATED COMPLETION DATE:      
Friday, Oct. 9, 2020

PROJECT:                          
The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) will invest $15.6 million to resurface 6 miles of US-127 from US-127 BR to M-20, and US-127 BR from US-127 to Bluegrass Road. Work includes improvements to the northbound US-127 BR bridge over southbound US-127 and the US-127 bridges over M-20.

Project map

TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONS:                     
Traffic will be maintained with single-lane closures and traffic shifts during road work. Some ramp and bridge closures will be required during bridge maintenance.

SAFETY BENEFITS:
This work will improve the road surface and bridges, extending the life of the roadway.