I-96 bridge repairs over M-52/M-43 begin Friday in Ingham County

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

COUNTY:                             
Ingham

HIGHWAYS:                                   
I-96
M-52
M-43

CLOSEST CITY:                 
Webberville

START DATE:    
9 p.m.        
Friday, Sept. 18, 2020

ESTIMATED COMPLETION DATE:      
5 a.m.
Monday, Sept. 21, 2020

PROJECT:                          
The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) is investing about $8 million to perform critical preventive maintenance and repair work on seven bridges over I-96 and two I-96 bridges over M-52 in Ingham County.

Work will continue with deck work at the I-96 bridges over M-52/M-43 beginning Sept. 18.

Other bridge projects include Williamston Road, Meridian Road, Elm Road, Zimmer Road, Wallace Road, and Hagadorn Road. As the project progresses, additional information on the other locations will be announced.

Project map

TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONS:
I-96 will have one lane closed in each direction at M-52/M-43. 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.