More than 1.3 million travelers are expected to take to Michigan roadways over the July Fourth holiday. And they will be greeted by a most-welcome sight: fewer active construction zones. Continue reading
Republican leaders in the state House hope to hold a vote Wednesday on their proposal to boost road funding by about $1 billion a year.
New money for roads would mostly come from projected revenue increases over the next few years and by shifting existing funds in the state budget. Continue reading
The state Senate has voted to ban prevailing wage requirements in Michigan. Those laws mandate union-level pay and benefits for workers on publicly-funded construction projects. Continue reading
Experts say, within the past decade, the number of ship visits to the Saginaw River has gone from the highest – in the 300s – to the lowest – in the low 100s.
The freeway had been detoured for most of the summer, to allow for culvert replacements and bridge repairs over the Pine River. Northbound lanes were reopened last month.
While students are busy enjoying their summer breaks, CMU is busy making progress in construction of new facilities. Continue reading
For Michigan’s rail-trail, the end of construction is finally in sight. Continue reading
Something that often frustrates Michigan drivers, other than the weather, is construction.
The state is hoping to reduce frustration, and delays with new bridge replacement technology. Continue reading