For Immediate Release: Media Contact: Valerie Marchand
July 25, 2019 517-483-4179
MDOT Contact: Aaron Jenkins
MDOT to Remove Sheridan Road Skywalk Over Old US-27 HIGHWAY:
Old US-27 CLOSEST CITIES:
Dewitt START DATE:
Saturday, July 27, 2019 ESTIMATED COMPLETION DATE:
Saturday, July 27, 2019 PROJECT:
The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) is removing the Sheridan Road skywalk over Old US-27 in Lansing. The structure has reached the end of its service life and will not be replaced. There are existing crosswalks both below the structure and in the northern part of the intersection to accommodate pedestrians crossing Old US-27.
Project map: https://bit.ly/2Yg9WeOTRAFFIC RESTRICTIONS:
The Old US-27/Sheridan Road intersection will be closed during structure removal. SAFETY BENEFITS:
Closing the intersection during this type of work is necessary to provide the safest work area possible for crews and motorists.