Helmer Road resurfacing starts Monday in Battle Creek

Contact: Nick Schirripa, MDOT Office of Communications, 269-208-7829
Agency: Transportation

COUNTY:
Calhoun

HIGHWAY:
M-96/I-94 Business Loop (BL) (Helmer Road)

CLOSEST CITIES:
Battle Creek and Springfield

START DATE:
Monday, Sept. 17, 2018

ESTIMATED END DATE:
Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018

PROJECT:
The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) will be resurfacing 1.9 miles of M-96/I-94 BL from Columbia Avenue to west of the M-37 intersection at Dickman Road. Construction includes sidewalk ramp reconstruction.

For project details and a map, visit Mi Drive.

SAFETY BENEFITS:
The new road surface will provide motorists with a smoother, more durable and safer ride. The new sidewalk ramps will improve accessibility for pedestrians.

TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONS:
There will be single-lane closures on M-96/I-94 BL. Sidewalk ramps will be closed during construction.