2009-06-13 / Top News

Mackinac Bridge Repavement Is Nearly Complete

Repaving work on the Mackinac Bridge is nearly complete and three lanes are open to traffic, the Mackinac Bridge Authority reported Friday, June 5. Construction crews are in the process of cleaning up after the project and will finish Wednesday, June 17.

The work began April 13 on the west side of the bridge, while the two lanes on the east side of the span were used for traffic.

The ongoing painting project is also on schedule and is slated to be finished in December. Lane closures will take place throughout the year.

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