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Covert Road closed at US-127 in Ingham County for bridge maintenance through early September

LANSING, Mich. - The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) has closed Covert Road between Churchill Road and Hull Road for bridge deck repair. This work is part of the multi-year US-127 resurfacing and bridge repair project in Ingham County. 

MDOT is investing approximately $67 million to resurface 12.5 miles of pavement, repair 10 structures, improve drainage, and install guardrail and barrier wall on US-127 between the Jackson/Ingham county line and M-36 in Ingham County
 
Funding for this project is made possible by Gov. Gretchen Whitmer's Rebuilding Michigan program to rebuild the state highways and bridges that are critical to the state's economy and carry the most traffic. The investment strategy is aimed at fixes that result in longer useful lives and improves the condition of the state's infrastructure.

County:

Ingham

Highway:
Covert Road

Closest cities:
Mason
Leslie

Start date:
Wednesday, May 4, 2022

Completion date:
Monday, Sept. 5, 2022

Traffic restrictions:
This work will require Covert Road to be closed between Churchill Road and Hull Road. 
Traffic will be detoured via Churchill Road to Bellevue Road, then Hull Road. Motorists should expect delays and are advised to seek alternate routes.

Safety benefit:
These improvements will provide increased safety and mobility in this area of US-127, which is an important route for commuter, commercial, and tourism traffic.

Rebuilding Michigan Project Profile - US-127 Resurfacing, Ingham County