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I-75 resurfacing project in Chippewa County starts May 28

NEWBERRY, Mich. - The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) is investing about $3.5 million to resurface nearly 5 miles of I-75 from M-28 north to 3 Mile Road in Chippewa County. The work includes single-course asphalt overlay, joint repairs, guardrail repairs, aggregate shoulders, and pavement markings.



Closest town:
Sault Ste. Marie

Start date:
Tuesday, May 28, 2024

Estimated end date:
Friday, Sept. 27, 2024

Traffic restrictions:
Work will be performed during daytime hours only. One lane of traffic will be maintained in each direction on I-75 via single-lane closures. A 12-foot lane width restriction will be in place during the project.

Jobs numbers:
Based on economic modeling, this investment is expected to directly and indirectly support 42 jobs.

Safety benefit:
This project will increase safety for motorists and extend the lifespan of the roadway.

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