M-59 closed between M-97 and M-3 and detoured in October for railroad crossing rebuilding in Macomb County

Contact: Diane Cross, MDOT Office of Communications, 313-375-2454
Agency: Transportation

COUNTY:
Macomb

COMMUNITIES:
Clinton Township
Macomb Township

ROADWAY:
M-59

WESTBOUND M-59 CLOSURE:
7 a.m. Monday, Oct. 4 - 5 p.m. Monday, Oct. 11, 2021

EASTBOUND M-59 CLOSURE:
7 a.m. Monday, Oct. 18 - 5 p.m. Monday, Oct. 25, 2021

PROJECT DETAILS:
Due to the rebuilding of the railroad crossing on M-59 between M-97 (Groesbeck Highway) and M-3 (Gratiot Avenue), traffic will be detoured using M-3 and North Avenue for approximately one week in each direction.

TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONS:
Access to local businesses will be maintained via the following detours and the newly built temporary crossovers near the railroad tracks.

Westbound M-59:
Will be closed from M-3 (Gratiot Avenue) to North Avenue and detoured.

Detour: Northbound M-3, westbound 21 Mile Road, and southbound North Avenue back to westbound M-59.

Eastbound M-59:
Will be closed from North Avenue to M-3 (Gratiot Avenue) and detoured.

Detour: Northbound North Avenue, eastbound 21 Mile Road, and southbound M-3 back to eastbound M-59.

Project and contact information can be found at MovingMacomb.org.