Road Construction

2021 Ingham County Major Road & Bridge Projects

Onondaga and Leslie Townships:

Onondaga Road to Hull Road Intersection (Leslie City Limit).  Crushing existing pavement, base stabilization, asphalt resurfacing, and widening the paved roadway to include 4 ft paved shoulders. Drainage improvements and ditch clean-out to restore intended drainage.  New traffic signal and ADA sidewalk ramp upgrades at Hull Road Intersection.  

October Update:
Project substantially completed and open to traffic. 

Lansing Township:

High-friction surface treatment placed through the roundabout, new sidewalk ramps, and areas of new curb and gutter and concrete pavement repairs.   
Project now substantially completed.

Wood Street to West Road (East Lansing City Limit).  Milling, asphalt resurfacing, concrete pavement repairs on Lake Lansing Road in US-127 interchange area, spot curb and gutter replacement, ADA sidewalk ramp upgrades, and traffic signal reconstruction.   After resurfacing, the road will be re-striped to match the existing lane configuration. 

October Update:
Project substantially completed and open to traffic. 

St Joseph Street to Michigan Avenue.  Milling existing pavement, asphalt resurfacing, curb repairs.  Traffic will be maintained, but with various lane closures during work operations.  

October Update:
Project has been deferred to spring 2022 due to weather delays and contractor scheduling.  This project will be done as planned when weather permits in spring 2022.

Meridian Township:

North of Mount Hope Road (immediately north of Briarcliff Drive) to the bridge over the Red Cedar River.  Milling existing pavement, asphalt resurfacing, curb repairs, ADA ramp upgrades, and cross-over improvements south of Eyde Parkway.  Traffic will generally be maintained, but with various lane closures during work operations.  This project will mostly be completed during the summer while MSU is not in session and before work begins on the Okemos Bridge project, see below.  

October Update:
Project substantially completed and open to traffic.   

Vevay, Ingham, Bunkerhill, & Stockbridge Townships:

M-36 to M-52.  Highway Safety Improvement Program to upgrade the horizontal curve signing.

2021 Bridge Projects:


Okemos Road Bridge over the Red Cedar River between Mt. Hope Road and Clinton Street, Meridian Twp. – Replacement of existing NB and SB structures with single 5 lane, single span bridge including pedestrian facility along the east side, along with bridge approach and Mt. Hope intersection reconstruction, traffic signal and sidewalk/ramp reconstruction.  SB Okemos Road traffic will be detoured via Grand River Ave (M-43), Dobie Rd, and Jolly Rd. SB Okemos Rd detour is scheduled to begin February 2022 and will continue until November 2022.  NB Okemos traffic will be maintained throughout construction except for a brief period to accommodate construction staging.  The pedestrian truss on the West side of Okemos Road will remain in place, however pedestrian traffic may be restricted during periods of construction.  This project also includes upgrading traffic signals at the following Okemos Rd intersections: Hamilton Rd, Mt. Hope Rd, Science Parkway, Bennett Rd/Kinawa Rd, and Tamarack Drive. The traffic signal work along Okemos Rd will begin in November 2021.  Relocation of utilities in the near the bridge has begun and will continue until February 2022.


-   Waverly Road Bridge over the Grand River between Ransom Highway and McCue Road, Delhi Twp. – Replace superstructure on existing abutments and piers, along with bridge approach reconstruction.  Waverly Road closed during construction and detoured via Columbia Road, Onondaga Road, and Holt Road.

September Update:
Project substantially completed and now open to traffic.