Current Construction Projects

2016 Project Schedule (Tentative)
Proposed Construction
Tentative Start Date
Ganson St/Lansing Ave Intersection Signal replacement with addition of left turn lane for southbound Lansing Avenue
March 21
Blackstone St - Van Buren St to railroad
Sanitary sewer replacement (completion of 2015 contract) March 28
Wisner St- Argyle St to
Boardman Rd
Mill and resurface with full-depth spot pavement repairs and sidewalk construction on east side April 11
West Ave
North St-Ganson St &
MDOT project to reconstruct street and replacement of water mains April 11
City Parking Lot 20
(Pearl St)
Complete landscaping from 2015 May 2
Glick Hwy
Ingham St-Jackson St and
Jackson St
Pearl to Glick Hwy
Consumers Energy project to replace underground conduit, manholes and conductors May 16
Edward Ave and
Winthrop St
Street reconstruction and water main replacement May 31
Michigan Ave Installation of electrical outlets in planting beds June 1
Glick Hwy
Blackstone - Jackson
Lining of existing clay sewer June 20
New York St right-of-way
Lining of existing brick sewer June 20
S Pleasant St
Tyson - Michigan
Lining of existing brick sewer June 20
Michigan Ave Complete remaining landscaping from 2015 sidewalk restoration July 5
Trail St RR Crossing Install multi-use non-motorized path crossing within railroad right-of-way July 5
Mechanic St
Morrell to Washington
Street reconstruction with water main and sewer replacement July 5
Francis St
Washington to Glick
Mill and resurface with sidewalk ramp upgrades July 5
Jackson St
Washington to Glick
Mill and resurface with streetscape improvements at intersections July 5
Mechanic St
Washington to Glick
 Mill and resurface with sidewalk ramp upgrades July 5
City Parking Lot 6
(next to bus station)
Resurface asphalt pavement after curb replacement and landscaping installation July 15
 City Parking Lot 9
(behind B-Z-B)
Resurface asphalt pavement after installation of curbs and landscaping July 15
Connector Trail -S Cooper
MLK Equality Trail to Riverwalk Trail
Construction of multi-use trail connection between two existing trail segments Aug 15
Downtown Trail Connector Study Study for connection of Riverwalk Trail to the Artwalk Trail at Mechanic  Sep 30

Requesting a Construction Project
Contact the Engineering Division at 517-788-4160 to see if a street is scheduled for construction within the next few years. If it is not scheduled for reconstruction, the resident can obtain a petition from the City Clerk's Office.

According to City Ordinance, petitions signed by at least 50% of property owners can initiate public improvements such as street construction. If ordered for construction, property owners would be assessed for their share of the construction cost.