Closure of I-196 ramps in downtown Grand Rapids extended

Posted at 10:26 AM, Feb 10, 2016
and last updated 2016-02-10 10:26:59-05

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — The exit ramps from I-196 to Ottawa Avenue will be closed longer than first expected due to a water main break near Michigan Street. The ramps from both eastbound and westbound I-196 to the downtown artery have been closed since Tuesday:

  • Ramp from westbound I-196 to Ottawa Avenue closed until 10 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 11.
  • Ramp from eastbound I-196 to Ottawa Avenue closed until noon Saturday, Feb. 13.

Ottawa Avenue beneath I-196 is also closed until the water main repair is complete.