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US-31 (Grandview Parkway) Lane Shifts: Feb 22-June 9

by Missy Luick
Thursday, February 16, 2017

Subject: 28013-115883 - US-31 "Murchie Bridge" Project Notification

This is the notification for an upcoming MDOT Project on US-31 at the "Murchie Bridge" in the City of Traverse City in Grand Traverse County.  This bridge is located over the Boardman River near the intersection of US-31 and Front Street near Holiday Inn.  Project details are below:

MDOT JN: 115883 
Route: US-31/M-72/M-37 
County: Grand Traverse 
City: City of Traverse City 
Scheduled Start Date: 2/22/2017 
Scheduled Completion Date: 6/9/2017 
Lane Closures: Partial bridge closure using lane shifts. One lane maintained each direction. 

Additional Info: Possible Saturday work and possible night work. 

Contract Value: $1,011,576.46 

Work Description: Bridge Rehabilitation, deep concrete overlay, joint and bridge railing replacement, median curb replacement, sidewalk repair, partial painting, rocker realignment, riprap placement, concrete surface coating and approach work on US-31 over Boardman River, Grand Traverse County.


Dave McCaw, P.E.

Assistant Construction Engineer

MDOT – Traverse City TSC

2084 US-31 South

Traverse City, MI 49685

Phone: (231) 941-1986

Toll-Free: (888) 457-6368

mccawd@michigan.gov