Mt. Hope Road bridge closed over I-96 for deck work starting Monday in Lansing

Contact: Aaron Jenkins, MDOT Office of Communications, 517-243-9075
Agency: Transportation

COUNTY:                             
Eaton

HIGHWAY:                                   
I-96

CLOSEST CITY:   
Lansing

ESTIMATED START DATE:            
7 a.m.
Monday, Sept. 28, 2020

ESTIMATED COMPLETION DATE:      
7 p.m.
Sunday, Oct. 18, 2020

PROJECT:  
The Mt. Hope Road bridge over I-96 will be closed for deck work. This work is part of the Michigan Department of Transportation's (MDOT) ongoing $60 million I-496 Pave the Way Project to improve I-496 between I-96 and Lansing Road.

Project map

For more information about the project, go to www.Michigan.gov/496Lansing.

TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONS:
The Mt. Hope Road bridge over I-96 will be required to be closed for the duration of this work. Please follow posted detours. Motorists are advised to seek alternate routes.

SAFETY BENEFITS:
These improvements will provide increased safety and mobility in this area of the I-496, which is a significant local and national trade corridor.
 

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