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US-127/I-496 interchange ramps closed this weekend in Ingham County

LANSING, Mich. - The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) is closing the US-127/I-496 interchange ramps Saturday to allow crews to safely treat the bridge deck. This work is part of the $9.5 million project to rebuild two ramps at the US-127/I-496 interchange in Ingham County.


US-127/I-496 interchange

Closest cities:
East Lansing

Start date:
7 a.m.
Saturday, Oct. 7, 2023

Completion date:
4 p.m.
Sunday, Oct. 8, 2023

Overall project completion date:
October 2023

Jobs numbers:
Based on economic modeling, this investment is expected to directly and indirectly support 115 jobs.

Traffic restrictions:
Detours will be posted for the southbound US-127 ramp to westbound I-496 and the eastbound I-496 ramp to northbound US-127. Motorists should expect delays and are advised to seek alternate routes.

Safety benefit:
This work will provide drivers with fully rebuilt structures with fresh pavement markings. Closing lanes and ramps during this type of work is necessary to provide the safest work area possible for crews and motorists.

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