US-2 Top of the Lake Pure Michigan Byway to be dedicated Oct. 6

Contact: Dan Weingarten, MDOT Office of Communications
906-250-4809
Agency: Transportation

WHAT:
The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) invites the public to the announcement of the new US-2 Top of the Lake Pure Michigan Byway.

WHO:
Local, state and tribal officials
MDOT staff
State legislators
Interested residents​

WHEN:
Friday, Oct. 6, 2017
1 p.m.

WHERE:
Top of the Lake Snowmobile Museum
W11660 US-2
Naubinway  

Special accommodations: Accommodations can be made for persons with disabilities and limited English speaking ability. Large print materials, auxiliary aids or the services of
interpreters, signers, or readers available upon request. Please call 517-373-2227 to request at least seven days before meeting date.

BACKGROUND:
This event will announce the newest highway segment to be designated a Pure Michigan Byway under the state's rebranded byway program. The US-2 Top of the Lake Byway runs 85 miles from St. Ignace to Manistique, hugging the picturesque northern shoreline of Lake Michigan. It was chosen for the designation based on its outstanding recreational and scenic qualities.