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2015 Construction Projects

Construction projects take place throughout the City of Mt. Pleasant annually in order to maintain and improve the City's infrastructure. Updates on these projects will be posted to this page, and also are communicated through door hangers and letters (for residents directly affected by projects), local media, along with the City's Facebook and Twitter pages.

Questions about the projects listed below should be directed to the Division of Public Works at 989-779-5401 (unless otherwise noted).

Major Street Projects

A section of the river bank along the Chippewa River near the Broadway Street Bridge is scheduled for repair in 2015 along with the Millpond weirs. (Summer 2015)

Main and Washington Streets between Michigan and Bellows will be converted to two-way streets to improve traffic flow and safety. (Summer 2015)

Local Street Projects

Anna, Crosslanes, and Kane Streets (May through July)
Anna Street between Bellows and Gaylord Streets; Crosslanes between Kane and Russell Streets; and Kane Street between Chippewa and Crosslanes Streets, are scheduled for reconstruction in 2015. Water and sanitary sewer main lines will be replaced on Anna and Kane Streets. All three streets will receive a new road base and surface.

Asphalt Crack Sealing

Various streets will be crack sealed as part of the preventative maintenance program. (May 25 - June 5)

Asphalt Overlays

A new layer of asphalt will be applied on the following streets:  (June 1 - 30)

  • West Campus: Bellows to Preston
  • Elizabeth: Bellows to Gaylord
  • Brown: Gaylord to High
  • Fancher: Bellows to High
  • Fessenden: Bradley to Henry
  • University Park: West Campus to Dead End
  • Burch: Bradley to Adams
  • Lynnwood: McVey to Broomfield
  • Michigan: Mission to Brown
  • Ward: Henry to Harris

Manhole Rehabilitation
Various storm manholes throughout the City. (April 27 - May 22)

Paint Restriping
Various streets throughout the City will receive new paint markings. (Summer 2015)

Railroad Crossing Work

Pickard Street will be closed in both directions for the week of May 11 – May 15 at the rail road crossing next to the Chippewa River.

Broomfield Road East bound will be closed the week of May 18 – May 22 at the rail road crossing on CMU's campus

Broomfield Road West bound will be closed the week of June 1 – June 5 at the rail road crossing on CMU's campus

Sewer Main Relining
Sanitary sewer mains in various locations will be relined. (Fall 2015)

Storm and Sanitary Sewer
Storm and sanitary sewer cleaning and televising in various locations of the City. (ongoing through December)
Sidewalk Replacement
Complaint locations and ramp replacement along the overlay projects for the year. (April 20 - June 5)

Water Main Replacement
See Local Street Projects for locations.

Washington Street Pedestrian Lights
North of High Street  (Completed by July 31)