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Main Street bridge over I-496 closed for deck replacement starting April 22

COUNTY:                             
Ingham

HIGHWAY:                                   
I-496

CLOSEST CITY:   
Lansing

ESTIMATED START DATE:         
7 a.m.
Wednesday, April 22, 2020

ESTIMATED COMPLETION DATE:      
Friday, July 24, 2020

PROJECT:  
The Main Street bridge over I-496 will be closed for deck replacement. This work is part of the Michigan Department of Transportation's (MDOT) ongoing $60 million I-496 Pave the Way Project to improve I-496 between I-96 and Lansing Road.

Project map

For more information about the project, go to www.Michigan.gov/496Lansing.

TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONS:
The Main Street bridge over I-496 will be closed and detoured for the duration of this work. Please follow posted detours. Motorists are advised to seek alternate routes.

SAFETY BENEFITS:
These improvements will provide increased safety and mobility in this area of the I-496, which is a significant local and national trade corridor.

ESSENTIAL WORK:
This road construction project is an essential function. Transportation workers in the field follow Centers for Disease Control guidelines to limit their risk of getting sick.  

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