Eastbound I-94 traffic shift from Lansing Avenue to Elm Road starts Wednesday

Contact: Aaron Jenkins, MDOT Office of Communications, JenkinsA10@Michigan.gov, 517-243-9075
Agency: Transportation

COUNTY:
Jackson

HIGHWAY:
I-94

CLOSEST CITY:
Jackson

START DATE:
8 p.m.
Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2019

ESTIMATED COMPLETION DATE:
7 a.m.
Thursday, Sep. 12, 2019

PROJECT:
The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) will shift eastbound I-94 traffic from Lansing Avenue to Elm Avenue to accommodate lane reconstruction. This work is part of the ongoing I-94 Corridor Project.

Project map: https://bit.ly/315bwOz

For more information about the project, go to www.Michigan.gov/I94Jackson.

TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONS:
Crews will begin to shift traffic on the eastbound lanes as weather and traffic patterns allow through Thursday, Sept. 12. The M-50 (West Avenue) ramp to eastbound I-94 will be closed and detoured during this traffic shift. Eastbound drivers planning to exit at Elm Avenue will be directed to remain in the right lane. Delays are expected - an alternate route is advised.

SAFETY BENEFITS:
This work will provide a smoother driving surface, increased safety and mobility along I-94, which is a significant local, national and international trade corridor