New and returning road projects to watch for

Posted at 9:58 AM, Jul 08, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-08 09:59:03-04

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Mondays in the road business means the start of new construction projects. Here’s what will pop up today:

Returning: US-131 in the Rockford area

  • Lane closure northbound US-131 from 10 Mile to 13 Mile.
  • Daily 6 a.m. to 1 p.m.
  • All lanes open for afternoon drive home.
  • Ends Thursday, July 11, 1 p.m.

Returning: I-96 in the Portland area

  • Lane closure on westbound I-96 from Cutler Road to the Grand River.
  • Round the clock. The workflow pattern has been workers doing concrete repairs overnight and the concrete cures with an idle work zone during the day.
  • Ends Thursday, July 11, at noon.

New: I-94 in the Kalamazoo area

  • Lane closures on eastbound and westbound I-94 between Sprinkle Road and 40th Street, Mile 80 to Mile 88.
  • Ends August 30.

New: Broadway Avenue in Norton Shores

  • Broadway Avenue closed between Getty Street and Bailey Street.
  • Water main and street reconstruction.
  • Detour: Getty Street, Sherman Blvd. and Black Lake Road.
  • Ends in late October.

New: M-37 in Newaygo

  • Lane closures on the M-37 bridge over the Muskegon River, plus north and south of the bridge.
  • Bridge repairs.
  • Ends September 28.

New: Thornapple River Drive in Cascade Township

  • Begins Tuesday, July 9.
  • Flag crews will control traffic where repaving is being done between Cascade Road and Fase Street in Ada.
  • Flag operations through July 12.
  • Road closed to through traffic from July 15 to July 19.