Monday: An old road project returns to Jenison, new work begins in downtown GR

Posted at 10:21 AM, Apr 05, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-05 10:22:07-04

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Here’s what is new in road projects beginning Monday, April 12.

Downtown Grand Rapids: Ionia Ave. closed.

  • Ionia Avenue closed north of Michigan Street through September. This will create new access from Division Avenue to westbound I-196.
  • Ramp closed from Ionia Avenue to eastbound I-196 until the end of April. Detour: East on Michigan Street to College Avenue to eastbound I-196.

Jenison: Cottonwood Drive closed.

  • The project between Baldwin Street and Bauer Road could not be completed in 2018 and was suspended for the winter.
  • Work resumes and Cottonwood Drive will be closed to through traffic until mid-May.
  • Detour: 20th Avenue between Baldwin and Bauer.