FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: PRIMARY CONTACT: Natalie Singer
July 20, 2020 517-483-4527
SECONDARY CONTACT: Alec Malvetis
Beech Street and E. Elm Street to be Closed for Utility Work
The City of Lansing Public Service Department announces that on Wednesday,
July 22, 2020, Beech Street (between Hazel Street and Elm Street) and E. Elm Street (between S. Cedar Street and Beech Street) will be closed to through traffic due to sewer work in the Beech Street/Elm Street intersection.
The closure is expected to be complete by the end of the work day on Wednesday, July 22, 2020.
The closure will be re-established on or around Wednesday, July 29, 2020, for approximately two weeks. Another traffic advisory will be issued to confirm the date of this additional closure beforehand.
Access to local area residences within the project area will be maintained throughout the duration of the work.
Detours will be provided as follows.
Northbound Beech Street Detour (from the Beech Street Bridge):
- West on E. Elm St. to S. Cedar St.
- North on S. Cedar St. to Hazel St.
- East on Hazel St. to Beech St.
Southbound Beech Street Detour (from Hazel Street):
- West on Hazel St. to Cedar St.
- North on Cedar St. to the turnaround/loop (loop located north of I-496)
- South on Cedar St. to Hazel St.
Eastbound Elm Street Detour:
- North on Cedar St. to Hazel St.
- East on Hazel St.
Drivers are advised to expect delays and to seek alternate routes.
For additional information, please contact the City of Lansing Public Service Department at 517-483-4455.