M-61 slope repairs in Clare County start Aug. 2

Contact: Jocelyn Hall, MDOT Office of Communications, 989-245-7117
Agency: Transportation

COUNTY:                             
Clare

HIGHWAY:                                   
M-61

CLOSEST CITY:                 
Harrison

ESTIMATED STARTING DATE:            
Monday, Aug. 2, 2021

ESTIMATED COMPLETION DATE:      
Monday, Aug. 23, 2021

PROJECT:                          
The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) will complete slope repairs on M-61 between Bailey Lake Road and Hoover Avenue.

Project map

TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONS:                     
Traffic will be maintained via a temporary signal.

SAFETY BENEFIT:
This work will repair the roadway shoulder, creating a smoother surface and leveling the slope adjacent to the shoulder.