M-66, M-46 work begins this Monday in Sheridan and Edmore

Contact: John Richard, MDOT Office of Communications, 616-262-1565
Agency: Transportation

COUNTY:
Montcalm

HIGHWAYS:
M-66 and M-46

CLOSEST CITIES:
Sheridan and Edmore

START DATE:
Monday, June 7, 2021

ESTIMATED END DATE:
Monday, July 12, 2021

PROJECT DETAILS:
The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) is investing $877,000 to improve approximately 7 miles of M-66 from the Ionia/Montcalm county line north to Liberty Street in Sheridan, and 1 mile of M-46 from Second Street to Neff Road in Edmore. Work includes crack sealing, micro-surfacing, and centerline rumble strips.

TRAFFIC IMPACT:
Weekday lane closures and traffic shifts under a traffic regulator will be in effect throughout the project.  

SAFETY BENEFITS:
Long-term benefits include improvements to vehicle safety and operations, as well as extending the service life of the roadway.