Reminder: US-12 reconstruction at Michigan Southern Railroad in Sturgis starts Monday

Contact: Nick Schirripa, MDOT Office of Communications, SchirripaN@Michigan.gov, 269-208-7829
Agency: Transportation

COUNTY:
St. Joseph

HIGHWAY:
US-12

CLOSEST CITY:
Sturgis

START DATE:
Monday, April 22, 2019

ESTIMATED END DATE:
Friday, June 21, 2019

PROJECT:
The Michigan Department of Transportation will be reconstructing US-12 and the crossing at Michigan Southern Railroad in Sturgis. The $587,000 investment includes concrete driveway, curb and gutter, sidewalk ramp upgrades, lighting, and pavement markings.

SAFETY BENEFITS:
Reconstruction of the railroad crossing and roadway will improve safety and result in a smoother ride for motorists.

TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONS:
US-12 will be closed with traffic detoured on M-66, East Fawn River Road, and South Franks Avenue. M-66 traffic will be detoured on Memorial Drive, North Clay Street, West Lafayette Street, and North Centerville Road.

For a detour map and project information, visit Mi Drive.