US-2 Wilson Creek bridge maintenance project in Menominee County starts Sept. 23

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

COUNTY:
Menominee

HIGHWAY:
US-2

CLOSEST TOWN:
Powers

ESTIMATED STARTING DATE:
Thursday, Sept. 23, 2021

ESTIMATED COMPLETION DATE:
Tuesday, Sept. 28, 2021

PROJECT:
The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) is investing about $92,000 to repair the US-2 bridge over Wilson Creek near Powers in Menominee County. Work includes repairs to a bridge approach retaining wall.

The project map is available on Mi Drive.

TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONS:
One alternating lane will be open via temporary traffic signals while work occurs during the day. Both lanes will be open at night and the signals will be flashing yellow. A 12-foot width restriction will be in place for the duration of this project.

SAFETY BENEFITS:
This project will increase safety and extend the lifespan of the bridge.