US-131 closures continue in Mecosta County

Posted at 8:40 AM, Jun 01, 2015
and last updated 2015-06-01 08:40:21-04

MECOSTA TOWNSHIP, Mich. — Complete closures of US-131 over the Muskegon River in Mecosta County continue to toggle between the northbound bridge and the southbound bridge. This week, the northbound bridge will be closed.

US-131 is closed north of exit 131 in Stanwood, with the detour taking traffic east to Northland Drive, then north into Big Rapids and east on Perry Avenue to re-enter US-131 at mile 139.

The bridge is schedule to be reopened by 9 a.m. Thursday, June 4.

Several more closures are expected into July.

Next week, the southbound bridge will be closed beginning on Monday, June 8.