M-28 Schoolcraft County bridge repair starts May 27

Contact: Dan Weingarten, MDOT Office of Communications, 906-250-4809
Agency: Transportation

COUNTY:
Schoolcraft

HIGHWAY:
M-28/M-77

CLOSEST TOWN:
Seney

ESTIMATED STARTING DATE:
Wednesday, May 27, 2020

ESTIMATED COMPLETION DATE:
Friday, Sept. 4, 2020

PROJECT:
The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) will invest about $311,000 to repair the M-28/M-77 bridge over the Fox River near Seney in Schoolcraft County. Work includes deck patching, full painting, and scour countermeasures. This project includes a two-year bridge coating warranty.

A map of the project area is available on Mi Drive.

TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONS:
This work will require single-lane closures with one alternating lane of traffic maintained via temporary traffic signals.

SAFETY BENEFITS:
This project will increase safety and extend the lifespan of the bridge.

ESSENTIAL WORK:
This bridge construction project is an essential function. Transportation workers in the field follow Centers for Disease Control guidelines to limit their risk of getting sick.