Chip sealing operations begin Monday on M-86 and M-99 in Branch and Calhoun counties

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

COUNTIES:
Branch and Calhoun

HIGHWAYS:
M-86 and M-99

CLOSEST CITIES:
Albion, Coldwater, Homer

START DATE:
Monday, July 19, 2021

ESTIMATED END DATE:
Friday, Oct. 10, 2021

PROJECT:
The Michigan Department of Transportation will be investing almost $1.7 million to crack, chip, and fog seal a total of 22.8 miles of three sections of M-86 and M-99:

  • M-86 from Kane Road near Colon to US-12 near Coldwater.
  • M-99 from Powers Street in Homer to South County Line Road.
  • M-99 from M-60 to the Kalamazoo River in Albion.

SAFETY BENEFITS:
This work will extend the life of these roads by keeping preserving good pavement conditions.

TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONS:
Single-lane closures with traffic regulators.