• Safety Improvements along I-75

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    September 03, 2020
    CONTACT: James Lake, MDOT Office of Communications, 906-250-0993
                      LakeJ1@Michigan.gov
     
    Safety improvements along I-75 in Otsego County
    Start Sept. 8
     
    COUNTY:
    Otsego
     
    HIGHWAY:
    I-75
     
    CLOSEST CITY:
    Gaylord
     
    START DATE:
    Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2020
     
    ESTIMATED END DATE:
    Friday, Nov. 6, 2020
     
    PROJECT:
    The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) will invest $813,000 to flatten the roadside slopes and clear trees along nearly 5.6 miles of I-75 in Otsego County from Marlette Road to the I-75 Business Loop in Gaylord.
     
    For project details and a map, visit Mi Drive.
     
    TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONS:
    This work will require shoulder closures and intermittent lane closures with traffic shifts.
     
    SAFETY BENEFITS:
    This work will help remove trees that could be crash hazards, and flatten roadside slopes to help drivers maintain control if they leave the roadway.
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