M-28 Munising reconstruction

Start: April 2020     End: November 2021
 
What Is Being Done?

 


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The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) will reconstruct M-28 between Brook Street and Commercial Street in Munising and resurface the highway from Commercial Street to east of Christmas. A shared-use pathway will be constructed along the north side of M-28 from Bayview Drive to the M-28/H-58 intersection. A roundabout will be constructed at the M-28/H-58 intersection. The project also includes city utility work and streetscape improvements.

 

 

 

How Traffic Will Be Affected:


Traffic delays and detours will be minimized. Westbound M-28 will be open for the duration of project. Access to the pathway and dock will be maintained. Pedestrian detours are planned.

Eastbound M-28 will be detoured down Chestnut Street to Superior Street to M-28 for portions of 2020. For portions of 2021, eastbound M-28 will be detoured down Hickory Street to Superior Street to M-28.

Safety Benefit:


The roundabout will decrease driver confusion and make traffic flow smoother and safer. Intersection safety improvements, eliminating a city street access point, and extending a three-lane section will increase safety for all users.

Additional Information:


The project will combine needed road work with replacement of aging water main. The streetscape project will create aesthetic improvements for the downtown.

News:
Alert: traffic configuration changing today at M-28 Munising project
M-28 Munising project starts May 18

Contact Us:


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