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Update: I-496/US-127 ramp closures at Trowbridge Road for bridge demolition in East Lansing delayed to Monday

LANSING, Mich. - This weekend's planned closure of the eastbound I-496/southbound US-127 ramps to Trowbridge Road for bridge demolition in Ingham County has been delayed to Monday to accommodate nearby events.

This work is part of the $205 million investment to rebuild US-127/I-496 from I-96 to I-496 that will address safety concerns, improve roadway geometrics, and improve vehicular movement. In addition, this work is expected to improve and rebuild bridges through this segment and update drainage, signs, and pavement markings in Ingham County.

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Closest cities:
East Lansing

Start date:
6 a.m.
Monday, April 22, 2024

Estimated end date:
6 a.m.
Tuesday, April 23, 2024

Overall project end date:
December 2025

Traffic restrictions:
This bridge demolition will require closing the eastbound I-496 and southbound US-127 ramps to Trowbridge Road. Please follow the posted detour. Motorists should expect delays and are advised to seek alternate routes.

Jobs numbers:
Based on economic modeling, this investment is expected to directly and indirectly support 2,911 jobs.

Safety benefit:
This work will increase the service life of this structure. Closing roads during this type of work is necessary to provide the safest work area possible for crews and motorists.

The Rebuilding Michigan Project profile for US-127 at I-496 in Ingham County.

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