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I-69 BL (Cochran Avenue) bridge over Battle Creek River closed for rebuilding in Charlotte beginning June 17

LANSING, Mich. - The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) is rebuilding the I-69 Business Loop (BL) (Cochran Avenue) bridge over the Battle Creek River in Charlotte, requiring crews to close the roadway until late October.


I-69 BL (Cochran Avenue)

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Start date:
Monday, June 17, 2024

Completion date:
Friday, Oct. 25, 2024

Traffic restrictions:
This work will require closing the I-69 BL (Cochran Avenue) bridge over the Battle Creek River. Please follow the posted detours. Motorists should expect delays and are advised to seek alternate routes.

Jobs numbers:
Based on economic modeling, this $2.8 million investment is expected to directly and indirectly support 34 jobs.

Safety benefit:
This project will provide drivers with a new structure. Closing lanes and impacted roadways during this type of work is necessary to provide the safest work area possible for crews and motorists.

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