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2016 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

Broadway Street from Harris Street east to the bridge near will be reconstructed, including the replacement of the storm sewer main, and new curb and gutter. This project is tentatively scheduled to begin April 11 and be complete by May 7, weather permitting.

Local Street Projects

Southmoor Street between Crawford and Watson Streets will be reconstructed. The existing pavement and curb will be removed and replaced, as well as the sidewalk ramps between the two cross streets. Approximately 250’ linear feet of water main also will be replaced as part of this project.

Asphalt Crack Sealing

Various streets will be crack sealed as part of the preventative maintenance program.


Asphalt Overlays

A new layer of asphalt will be applied on the following streets:

  • Anna: Broadway to Maple
  • Fessenden: Henry to Leaton
  • Harold: Harris to Henry
  • Illinois: Brown to Mission
  • Leaton: Broadway to Fessenden
  • Livingston: Broadway to Lyons
  • Lyons: Bradley to Adams

Manhole Rehabilitation
Various sanitary sewer manholes throughout the City will be rehabilitated.

Paint Restriping
Various streets throughout the City will receive new paint markings.

Pedestrian Lighting

Pedestrian lighting will be installed at the following locations:

  • Douglas: Bellows to High
  • Franklin: Bellows to High
  • Lansing: Bellows to Gaylord
  • University: Bellows to High

Roundabout
A roundabout will be constructed at the intersection of Washington and Bellows Streets.

Sewer Main Relining
Sanitary sewer mains in various locations will be relined.

Sidewalk Replacement
Complaint locations and the sidewalk ramps on those streets that receive asphalt overlay this year.

Water Main Replacement
Water main on Lansing Street between Broadway and Bennett Streets will be replaced. This work includes the removal and replacement of some sidewalk and curb as well.