Lane closures next week for M-115 Manistee River bridge sealant application

Contact: James Lake, MDOT Office of Communications, 906-250-0993
Agency: Transportation

COUNTY:
Wexford

HIGHWAY:
M-115

CLOSEST CITY:
Mesick

START DATE:
Monday, Sept. 27, 2021

ESTIMATED END DATE:
Friday, Oct. 1, 2021

PROJECT:
Contractors for the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) will be applying a sealant to some of the concrete components on the M-115 bridge over the Manistee River west of Mesick. This sealant will help prevent water infiltration in the bridge's components and extend their service life.

For project details and a map, visit Mi Drive.

TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONS:
This work will require single-lane closures with traffic regulators between 7:30 a.m. and 7:30 p.m. daily.

SAFETY BENEFITS:
This work is part of a project to replace the beams and deck of this 71-year-old bridge, maintaining this critical link for commuter, tourist and commercial traffic.