US-127/Bagley Road cul de sac in Gratiot County starts June 1

Contact: Jocelyn Hall, MDOT Office of Communications, 989-245-7117
Agency: Transportation

COUNTY:                             
Gratiot

HIGHWAYS:                                   
US-127
Bagley Street

CLOSEST CITY:                 
Ithaca

START DATE:            
Monday, June 1, 2020

ESTIMATED COMPLETION DATE:      
Friday, July 10, 2020

PROJECT:                          
The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) will invest $250,000 to complete intersection safety improvements, including the addition of a cul de sac to eliminate Bagley Street access to US-127 and the Great Lakes Central Railroad crossing, and make guardrail and pavement marking improvements.

For project details and a map, visit Mi Drive.

TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONS:                     
Following construction, the temporary barricades at the US-127/Bagley Street intersection will be replaced with a permanent cul de sac, blocking Bagley Street access to US-127.

SAFETY BENEFITS:
This work will improve safety be reducing crash points at the US-127/Bagley Street intersection, as well as the railroad crossing.

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.