I-75 concrete repairs north of Mackinac Bridge start Sept. 28

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

COUNTY:
Mackinac

HIGHWAY:
I-75

CLOSEST CITY:
St. Ignace

ESTIMATED STARTING DATE:
Monday, Sept. 28, 2020

ESTIMATED COMPLETION DATE:
Friday, Nov. 6, 2020 

PROJECT:
The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) is investing about $240,000 to repair concrete pavement on about 0.6 miles of I-75 from north of the Mackinac Bridge Authority toll plaza to US-2 in the city of St. Ignace, Mackinac County.The project also includes work on the northbound I-75 off ramp to eastbound US-2, the eastbound US-2 on ramps to northbound and southbound I-75.

The project map is available on Mi Drive.

TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONS:
Both northbound and southbound I-75 will be reduced to one lane with a 12-foot width restriction from the toll plaza to the US-2 overpass. Work on all three ramps will require 10-foot width restrictions.

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