I-75 near Vanderbilt detoured next two weeks for emergency culvert replacement

Contact: James Lake, MDOT Office of Communications, 906-250-0993
Agency: Transportation

COUNTY:
Otsego

HIGHWAY:
I-75

CLOSEST CITY:
Vanderbilt

START DATE:
Monday, May 18, 2020

ESTIMATED END DATE:
Friday, May 29, 2020

PROJECT:
The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) will replace two failed culverts beneath I-75 just south of Vanderbilt. Work on the southbound side of I-75 will begin Monday, May 18, and should be completed by Thursday, May 21; work on the northbound side will begin Tuesday, May 26, and should be completed by Friday, May 29.

For project details and a map, visit Mi Drive.

TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONS:
During construction, I-75 traffic will be detoured on Old 27 and M-32 between Vanderbilt and Gaylord. The detour will be in effect for southbound traffic May 18-21, and northbound traffic May 26-29. The detour will be lifted May 22-25.

ESSENTIAL WORK:
This road construction project is an essential function. Transportation workers in the field follow Centers for Disease Control guidelines to limit their risk of getting sick.