Westbound I-496 ramp to Lansing Road closed nightly for construction starting Nov. 2

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

COUNTY:                             
Ingham

HIGHWAY:                                   
I-496

CLOSEST CITY:   
Lansing

ESTIMATED START DATE:   
8 p.m.
Monday, Nov. 2, 2020         

ESTIMATED COMPLETION DATE:      
6 a.m.
Friday, Nov. 6, 2020

PROJECT:  
The westbound I-496 ramp to Lansing Road will be closed nightly for construction. 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:
Westbound I-496 will be closed and detoured from 8 p.m. until 6 a.m. nightly at M-99 (Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard). Also, the westbound I-496 and westbound St. Joseph Street ramps to Lansing Road will be closed and detoured. 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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