US-127 BR resurfacing in Ithaca resumes April 22

Contact: Jocelyn Hall, MDOT Office of Communications, HallJ20@Michigan.gov, 989-245-7117
Agency: Transportation

COUNTY:                            
Gratiot

HIGHWAY:                         
US-127 Business Route (BR)

CLOSEST CITY:
Ithaca

ESTIMATED STARTING DATE:           
Monday, April 22, 2019

ESTIMATED COMPLETION DATE:    
July 2019

PROJECT:                           
The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) will resume resurfacing US-127 BR from Barber Street to US-127. This work is part of an overall $1.7 million investment to resurface nearly 2 miles of US-127 BR and includes drainage improvements and pavement markings.

Project map: http://bit.ly/2KHCyrS

TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONS:                    
Traffic will be maintained under flag control.

SAFETY IMPROVEMENTS:
This work will create a smoother driving surface, improve drainage to allow water to better flow away from the road, and extend the overall life of the roadway.