MDOT virtual meeting to give update on 2020-21 M-28 project in Munising

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

WHAT:
The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) invites the public to get updated on the 2020-21 M-28 reconstruction and roundabout project in Munising, which also will include a shared-use pathway, city utility work, and streetscape improvements. In place of a traditional public meeting, MDOT is conducting virtual public outreach. Interested persons can view a project video online or visit the project webpage for information. The link to the video will also be posted on the project webpage.

WHO:
Community stakeholders
Interested residents and business owners

WHEN:
At your convenience.

HOW:
View the video on MDOT's YouTube channel or visit the project web page for information and feedback opportunities.

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. To make a request, contact Orlando Curry by phone at 517-241-7462 or by e-mail CurryO@Michigan.gov.

BACKGROUND:
Beginning this summer, MDOT is reconstructing M-28 between Brook Street and Commercial Street in Munising and resurfacing the highway from Commercial Street to east of Christmas. The shared-use pathway will be constructed along the north side of M-28 from Bayview Drive to the intersection of M-28 and Alger County Road H-58. A roundabout is under construction at the M-28/H-58 intersection.The project is expected to be completed in 2021, with final clean-up and restoration work in 2022. The total construction cost is estimated at $15.5 million. For more information about the project, please visit the project website.