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MLive.com
Ramp closures set along I-69 as pavement repairs beginare scheduled for closure Monday, Aug. 21 as concrete pavement repairs get unde
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
are scheduled for closure Monday, Aug. 21 as concrete pavement repairs get underway in Genesee County. The repairs by the Michigan Department of Transportation taking place on and around ramps at I-69 and Center Road, Belsay Road, Irish Road, and... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Massive Woodward construction project will test motorists' patiencereconstruction project in the heart of the downtown Birmingham is scheduled to
Detroit Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
reconstruction project in the heart of the downtown Birmingham is scheduled to begin in the spring. Along with that, the Michigan Department of Transportation is planning to repave a 2.3-mile stretch of Woodward Avenue from 14 Mile Road to... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
Lanes to close on I-75 near Monroe this weekendwill be closed this weekend on northbound I-75 between E. Elm Ave. ( Exit 14) a
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 2 days ago
will be closed this weekend on northbound I-75 between E. Elm Ave. ( Exit 14) and N. Dixie Hwy. (Exit 15) in Monroe, the Michigan Department of Transportation has announced. The construction work involves concrete pavement patching in the center... Read more
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MLive.com
Family says remains in submerged car belong to longtime missing relativea General Motors retiree and lived on 24th Street in Buena Vista Township. On
MLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
a General Motors retiree and lived on 24th Street in Buena Vista Township. On Aug. 15 of this year, divers contracted by Michigan Department of Transportation to clear a pond of barrels of unknown origin found a 1970s-model Buick sedan with human... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Good news, bad news for Hall Road drivers: crossover reopens, intersection closesCounty. The intersection is expected to reopen at 3 p.m. Sept. 1, right before
Detroit Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
County. The intersection is expected to reopen at 3 p.m. Sept. 1, right before the Labor Day holiday, according to the Michigan Department of Transportation. The closure — the last one for that intersection — will allow crews to safely work... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Roadways to experience increase in travelers for solar eclipseprotection isn’t the only safety precaution officials are advising for the Sola
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 3 days ago
protection isn’t the only safety precaution officials are advising for the Solar Eclipse Monday. Michigan State Police and Michigan Department of Transportation are advising drivers to also be safe as an increase in travelers is expected. Michigan... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Schoenherr Road to close at M-59 for 10 daysthe left two lanes of the intersection — an approximately 10-day project schedu
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 3 days ago
the left two lanes of the intersection — an approximately 10-day project scheduled to be complete Sept. 1, according to a Michigan Department of Transportation news release. Access to all businesses will be maintained. The closure is part of a... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Schoenherr Road to close at M-59 in Macomb Countythe left two lanes of the intersection — an approximately 10-day project schedu
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 3 days ago
the left two lanes of the intersection — an approximately 10-day project scheduled to be complete Sept. 1, according to a Michigan Department of Transportation news release. Access to all businesses will be maintained. The closure is part of a... Read more
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Daily Mail
1970s Buick pulled from pond with human remains inside the carthe person died The pond is on state property roughly 80 miles northwest of De
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
the person died The pond is on state property roughly 80 miles northwest of Detroit (pictured) The car was found after Michigan Department of Transportation workers were removing barrels from the pond after someone spotted the containers in the... Read more
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MLive.com
Mile of US-10 in both directions shut down after two crashesRoad, according to Midland County 911. The two crashes were reported around 1:
MLive.com / Posted 4 days ago
Road, according to Midland County 911. The two crashes were reported around 1:15 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 17, according to the Michigan Department of Transportation. The eastbound entrance at Eastman Road is shut down, as is the westbound entrance at... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
1970s car pulled from Michigan pond; human remains insidescientists was expected to help identify them. The pond is on state property r
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 4 days ago
scientists was expected to help identify them. The pond is on state property roughly 80 miles northwest of Detroit. Michigan Department of Transportation spokeswoman Jocelyn Hall says the barrels were being removed because someone reported... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
1970s car pulled from Michigan pond; human remains insidewas expected to help identify them. The pond is on state property roughly 80 m
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
was expected to help identify them. The pond is on state property roughly 80 miles (129 kilometers) northwest of Detroit. Michigan Department of Transportation spokeswoman Jocelyn Hall says the barrels were being removed because someone reported... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
1970s car pulled from mid-Michigan pond has human remains insideforensic scientists was expected to help identify them. The pond is on state p
Detroit Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
forensic scientists was expected to help identify them. The pond is on state property about 80 miles northwest of Detroit. Michigan Department of Transportation spokeswoman Jocelyn Hall says the barrels were being removed because someone reported... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
1970s car pulled from Michigan pond; human remains insidewas expected to help identify them. The pond is on state property about 80 mil
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 4 days ago
was expected to help identify them. The pond is on state property about 80 miles (129 kilometers) northwest of Detroit. Michigan Department of Transportation spokeswoman Jocelyn Hall says the barrels were being removed because someone reported... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
1970s car pulled from Michigan pond; human remains insidewas expected to help identify them. The pond is on state property about 80 mil
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 4 days ago
was expected to help identify them. The pond is on state property about 80 miles (129 kilometers) northwest of Detroit. Michigan Department of Transportation spokeswoman Jocelyn Hall says the barrels were being removed because someone reported... Read more
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Grand Blanc View
So long | August 17, 2017to ‘forgive’ a $112,000 loan from the general fund to the streets fund due to a
Grand Blanc View / Posted 4 days ago
to ‘forgive’ a $112,000 loan from the general fund to the streets fund due to a change in accounting regulations from the Michigan Department of Transportation. No money was lost, it was just not paid back into the general fund and will remain in... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Gordie Howe Bridge taking church, memories from Detroit's Delray districtState of Michigan — the first lawsuit filed in the state's attempt to acquire l
Detroit Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
State of Michigan — the first lawsuit filed in the state's attempt to acquire land for the planned bridge. In total, the Michigan Department of Transportation has filed 170 lawsuits against 124 property owners. In most cases, titles on the... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
The company that invented Post-It notes is hiding invisible messages in signs to help self-driving cars see the world (MMM)trial of the technology is on a three-mile stretch of I-75 in Oakland County, D
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
trial of the technology is on a three-mile stretch of I-75 in Oakland County, Detroit. The company collaborated with the Michigan Department of Transportation to install its bar codes in work zone signs and construction workers' vest so cars know... Read more
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MLive.com
Pavement repairs set to begin in three mid-Michigan countiesRepairs on concrete pavement in three mid-Michigan counties is scheduled to beg
MLive.com / Posted 8 days ago
Repairs on concrete pavement in three mid-Michigan counties is scheduled to begin Monday, Aug. 14. The Michigan Department of Transportation is providing $700,000 for the repairs in Shiawassee, Genesee, and Lapeer counties. Funds are coming from... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
The company that invented Post-It notes is hiding invisible messages in signs to help self-driving cars see the world (MMM)trial of the technology is on a three-mile stretch of I-75 in Oakland County, D
Stamford Advocate / Posted 8 days ago
trial of the technology is on a three-mile stretch of I-75 in Oakland County, Detroit. The company collaborated with the Michigan Department of Transportation to install its bar codes in work zone signs and construction workers' vest so cars know... Read more
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Connecticut Post
The company that invented Post-It notes is hiding invisible messages in signs to help self-driving cars see the world (MMM)trial of the technology is on a three-mile stretch of I-75 in Oakland County, D
Connecticut Post / Posted 8 days ago
trial of the technology is on a three-mile stretch of I-75 in Oakland County, Detroit. The company collaborated with the Michigan Department of Transportation to install its bar codes in work zone signs and construction workers' vest so cars know... Read more
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Business Insider
The company that invented Post-It notes is hiding invisible messages in signs to help self-driving cars see the worldtrial of the technology is on a three-mile stretch of I-75 in Oakland County, D
Business Insider / Posted 8 days ago
trial of the technology is on a three-mile stretch of I-75 in Oakland County, Detroit. The company collaborated with the Michigan Department of Transportation to install its bar codes in work zone signs and construction workers' vest so cars know... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Michigan Department of Transportation seeks public input on $11 billion transportation planA construction barrel sits alongside eastbound M-59 in Pontiac, Mich., on Frida
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
A construction barrel sits alongside eastbound M-59 in Pontiac, Mich., on Friday, Aug. 11, 2017. The Michigan Department of Transportation is seeking public input on its $11 billion, five-year transportation plan through Aug. 25. (Mark Cavitt/The... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
I-75 closed in Monroe County because of police situationof both directions of Interstate I-75 in Monroe County has been closed because
The Toledo Blade / Posted 11 days ago
of both directions of Interstate I-75 in Monroe County has been closed because of a police situation, according to the Michigan Department of Transportation. Northbound I-75 at Luna Pier Road, exit 6, and southbound I-75 at Otter Creek Road,... Read more
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MLive.com
M-66 and M-40 construction begins next week in Southwest MichiganSOUTHWEST MICHIGAN -- Construction on two Southwest Michigan highways is set to
MLive.com / Posted 13 days ago
SOUTHWEST MICHIGAN -- Construction on two Southwest Michigan highways is set to begin next Monday. The Michigan Department of Transportation will be resurfacing 2.7 miles of M-66 from D Drive South to Glenn Cross Road in Calhoun Couty. The $547,000... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Closure of westbound M-6 set for August 26Avenue and I-196 due to rapid – and premature – deterioration that produced a w
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 14 days ago
Avenue and I-196 due to rapid – and premature – deterioration that produced a washboard effect for drivers. After the Michigan Department of Transportation scheduled replacement of the pavement for 2018, the project was moved up by a... Read more
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WBUP - WBKP Marquette
US-2 Detour begins SaturdayRiver Bridge in Mackinac County due to backups and traffic congestion at the br
WBUP - WBKP Marquette / Posted 17 days ago
River Bridge in Mackinac County due to backups and traffic congestion at the bridge. A signed detour will be in place. The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) is investing $1.3 million to repair the bridge. Eastbound traffic will be... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Roscommon County Township Approves Medical Marijuana Ordinance DraftPart of M-30 In Midland Co. Back Open Following CrashUpdate: Part of M-30 In Mi
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 17 days ago
Part of M-30 In Midland Co. Back Open Following CrashUpdate: Part of M-30 In Midland Co. Back Open Following Crash The Michigan Department of Transportation tells us part of M-30 in Midland County is closed due to a crash. Northbound M-30,... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Cadillac Sisters Surpass Goal To Help Homeless With Lemonade Stand SalePart of M-30 In Midland Co. Back Open Following CrashUpdate: Part of M-30 In Mi
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 17 days ago
Part of M-30 In Midland Co. Back Open Following CrashUpdate: Part of M-30 In Midland Co. Back Open Following Crash The Michigan Department of Transportation tells us part of M-30 in Midland County is closed due to a crash. Northbound M-30,... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Grand Traverse Co. Administrator Candidate Accepts Offer, County Commission Still TornPart of M-30 In Midland Co. Back Open Following CrashUpdate: Part of M-30 In Mi
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 17 days ago
Part of M-30 In Midland Co. Back Open Following CrashUpdate: Part of M-30 In Midland Co. Back Open Following Crash The Michigan Department of Transportation tells us part of M-30 in Midland County is closed due to a crash. Northbound M-30,... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Traverse City Study Addresses Downtown TransportationPart of M-30 In Midland Co. Back Open Following CrashUpdate: Part of M-30 In Mi
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 17 days ago
Part of M-30 In Midland Co. Back Open Following CrashUpdate: Part of M-30 In Midland Co. Back Open Following Crash The Michigan Department of Transportation tells us part of M-30 in Midland County is closed due to a crash. Northbound M-30,... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Isabella County Man Sentenced To Jail For Child AbusePart of M-30 In Midland Co. Back Open Following CrashUpdate: Part of M-30 In Mi
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 17 days ago
Part of M-30 In Midland Co. Back Open Following CrashUpdate: Part of M-30 In Midland Co. Back Open Following Crash The Michigan Department of Transportation tells us part of M-30 in Midland County is closed due to a crash. Northbound M-30,... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Part of M-30 In Midland Co. Back Open Following CrashUpdate: The Michigan Department of Transportation tells us part of M-30 in Mi
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 17 days ago
Update: The Michigan Department of Transportation tells us part of M-30 in Midland County is closed due to a crash. Northbound M-30,... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Students Get Hands On Engineering Experience At CMU Summer ProgramPart of M-30 In Midland Co. Back Open Following CrashUpdate: Part of M-30 In Mi
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 17 days ago
Part of M-30 In Midland Co. Back Open Following CrashUpdate: Part of M-30 In Midland Co. Back Open Following Crash The Michigan Department of Transportation tells us part of M-30 in Midland County is closed due to a crash. Northbound M-30,... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
MDOT to put downtown stretch of Grand River on 'road diet'between I-94 and Cass Avenue will be trimmed from seven lanes to five with new
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 18 days ago
between I-94 and Cass Avenue will be trimmed from seven lanes to five with new protected bike lanes under a plan by the Michigan Department of Transportation and city of Detroit. The "road diet" is part of the $1.5 million project on M-5 that... Read more
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MLive.com
Flooding wreaks havoc on Metro Detroit traffic after downpoursDETROIT -- The Michigan Department of Transportation is warning drivers of wide
MLive.com / Posted 18 days ago
DETROIT -- The Michigan Department of Transportation is warning drivers of widespread flooding and dangerous conditions on several Metro Detroit freeways after storms rolled through Wayne County. The National Weather Service recorded as much as 1.2... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Flood advisory, thunderstorm warnings in effect for Wayne CountyBelleville, Westland, Dearborn Heights, Lincoln Park, Southgate, Allen Park, Ga
Detroit Free Press / Posted 19 days ago
Belleville, Westland, Dearborn Heights, Lincoln Park, Southgate, Allen Park, Garden City and Inkster. At 5:20 p.m., the Michigan Department of Transportation tweeted that all lanes on southbound M-39 near Grand River Ave. were affected by... Read more
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WBUP - WBKP Marquette
Structure fire closes portion of US-2DELTA COUNTY — An ongoing fire has closed US-2 in Delta County. According to i
WBUP - WBKP Marquette / Posted 20 days ago
DELTA COUNTY — An ongoing fire has closed US-2 in Delta County. According to information from the Michigan Department of Transportation, eastbound and westbound traffic on US-2 at K-Lane is closed due to a structure fire. MDOT made the announcement... Read more
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MLive.com
2 killed in chain-reaction crash in the Upper Peninsulafactors, police said. The crash remains under investigation. Assisting state t
MLive.com / Posted 20 days ago
factors, police said. The crash remains under investigation. Assisting state troopers were the Mackinac County Sheriff's Office, Michigan Department of Transportation, and fire departments from Newton Township, Garfield Township, and Seney Towns... Read more
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WBUP - WBKP Marquette
UPDATE: Fatal two-vehicle accident under investigationassisted by the Mackinac County Sheriff Office, Fire Departments from Newton, G
WBUP - WBKP Marquette / Posted 20 days ago
assisted by the Mackinac County Sheriff Office, Fire Departments from Newton, Garfield, and Seney Townships, as well as the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT). ST. IGNACE — A fatal two-vehicle accident between two trucks has closed down a... Read more
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MLive.com
Toyota gives $5 million to sponsor autonomous-vehicle center near Ann Arborfor Mobility (ACM) is a nonprofit created in January 2016 as a collaborative in
MLive.com / Posted 21 days ago
for Mobility (ACM) is a nonprofit created in January 2016 as a collaborative initiative between the State of Michigan, the Michigan Department of Transportation, the Michigan Economic Development Corp., the University of Michigan, Business Leaders... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Autonomous cars to take self-driving trips across U.S.-Canada borderfinal destination, Traverse City. In a joint statement, the two suppliers, the
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 21 days ago
final destination, Traverse City. In a joint statement, the two suppliers, the Ontario Ministry of Transportation and the Michigan Department of Transportation call it "the first cross-border demonstration of its kind." MDOT director Kirk T.... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Additional lane closure coming as part of I-75 modernization projectStarting Saturday, July 29, the Michigan Department of Transportation will begi
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 23 days ago
Starting Saturday, July 29, the Michigan Department of Transportation will begin the process of moving I-75 traffic between M-59 and Coolidge Highway in Auburn Hills and Troy from the northbound side to the southbound side. Both directions of I-75... Read more
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WBUP - WBKP Marquette
Motorists react to speed increasesThere is no tolerance over that,” Sgt. Racicot. With all of these changes eith
WBUP - WBKP Marquette / Posted 24 days ago
There is no tolerance over that,” Sgt. Racicot. With all of these changes either here or coming, there is one thing the Michigan Department of Transportation is reminding motorists about. “Until the speed limit signs go up, the speed limit... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
3 lanes of southbound I-75 in Oakland County will finally reopenWeather permitting, relief is in sight for motorists bogged down by I-75 constr
Detroit Free Press / Posted 24 days ago
Weather permitting, relief is in sight for motorists bogged down by I-75 construction. The Michigan Department of Transportation said three lanes of southbound I-75, from M-59 to Coolidge Highway, will be open by 5 a.m. on Wednesday. This marks the... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
QLine ridership edges higher as system tries to improve serviceof efforts have already been in the works to improve train times, officials sai
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 24 days ago
of efforts have already been in the works to improve train times, officials said. The QLine worked with the city and Michigan Department of Transportation to “optimize traffic signal timing at the intersections of Burroughs, Montcalm and... Read more
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Flint Township View
BEAMING | July 27, 2017the overpass bridge was struck by a semi-trailer truck traveling southbound on
Flint Township View / Posted 25 days ago
the overpass bridge was struck by a semi-trailer truck traveling southbound on I-75. At that time, a spokesperson for the Michigan Department of Transportation said that the lane might remain closed until October or November of this year, because... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Detroit council OKs plan to use $23.6 million to help Delray homeownersbridge on June 23 as part of a $48 million deal with the state that includes th
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 26 days ago
bridge on June 23 as part of a $48 million deal with the state that includes the sale and lease of city property to the Michigan Department of Transportation needed to build the span. MDOT is buying 36 city-owned parcels, easements and streets... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Detroit council OKs plan to use $23.6M to help Delray home ownersbridge on June 23 as part of a $48 million deal with the state that includes th
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 26 days ago
bridge on June 23 as part of a $48 million deal with the state that includes the sale and lease of city property to the Michigan Department of Transportation needed to build the span. MDOT is buying 36 city-owned parcels, easements and streets... Read more
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WBUP - WBKP Marquette
Work continues on US-2, M-95 project— A major construction project in Dickinson County is about 2/3 of the way done
WBUP - WBKP Marquette / Posted 28 days ago
— A major construction project in Dickinson County is about 2/3 of the way done according to a representative with the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT). The project at the intersection of US-2 and M-95 will look completely... Read more
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