Work resumes on I-69 and three bridges in Coldwater

Contact: Nick Schirripa, MDOT Office of Communications, 269-208-7829
Agency: Transportation

COUNTY:
Branch

HIGHWAY:
I-69

CLOSEST CITY:
Coldwater

START DATE:
Monday, April 12, 2021

ESTIMATED END DATE:
Friday, Aug. 27, 2021

PROJECT:
The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) is completing work on 12 miles of I-69 and three bridges (Fenn Road, State Road and Newton Road) between Girard Road and Otis Road.

Started in 2020, this $7.7 million investment includes pavement and joint repairs, resurfacing, crack sealing, and drainage improvements on I-69 between Otis Road and Girard Road. The State Road and Newton Road bridges will be painted this year.

For more information and a map, visit Mi Drive.

SAFETY BENEFITS:
This project will improve ride quality and provide a longer lasting pavement on I-69. It will also extend the life of the Fenn Road, State Road, and Newton Road bridges.

TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONS:
One lane of I-69 will remain open in each direction.