FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: PRIMARY CONTACT: Natalie Singer
October 26, 2020 517-483-4527
SECONDARY CONTACT: Mitch Whisler
Left Lane of Southbound Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard
to be Closed for Construction
The City of Lansing Public Service Department, in cooperation with the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT), announces that they will be installing a curb and guardrail on southbound Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard at the southbound to northbound crossover at Lenawee Street
starting on Wednesday, October 28, 2020.
To facilitate construction, the easternmost southbound travel lane and the crossover between Kalamazoo Street and Lenawee Street will be closed.
Construction is weather dependent and is expected to be complete by Wednesday, November 18, 2020.
During construction, motorists on southbound Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard who will be using the crossover to northbound Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard and eastbound Kalamazoo Street will be detoured (see map and description below).Detour:
- South to Malcolm X Street
- East on Malcolm X Street to MLK Boulevard
- North on MLK Boulevard to Kalamazoo Street
Access to local businesses will be maintained.
Please visit lansingmi.gov/constructionmap
and type "SB
" into the search bar to locate this project on the Construction Map.
For additional information, please contact the City of Lansing Public Service Department at 517-483-4456.