Construction Projects

Learn about upcoming and current construction in the City of East Lansing. Please note that the City of East Lansing does not have jurisdiction over all streets in East Lansing and some road construction projects are the responsibility of the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT), Michigan State University or neighboring communities.

For more information, please contact Assistant Engineering Administrator Nicole McPherson by email or phone, (517) 319-6928.
Approximate 2017 Dates            

Project Description

Additional Info
May-September 2017 Road improvements are scheduled for Saginaw Street, Park Lake Road and Merritt Road as part of the Costco development project, 5800 Park Lake Road. Work will begin May 8 and will be ongoing through September 2017. Isolated lane closures can be expected. Call (517) 337-9459 with questions. 

May 31, 2017 There will be traffic shifts on the exit ramps to Trowbridge Road beginning at 6:30 a.m. on Wednesday, May 31 to accommodate a sewer repair. Slow-moving and stopped traffic is expected. Alternate routes encouraged. The construction end date is undetermined. Press Release
June 5-30, 2017 There will be asphalt paving on Trowbridge Road (east of Harrison Road) beginning Monday, June 5. Eastbound lanes will closed June 5-16. The westbound lanes will be closed following the completion of the eastbound lanes. Temporary traffic will be in place as well as a signed detour. MSU Map (PDF)
June 5-26, 2017 Beginning the week of June 5, the City will have a contractor (The Taplin Group) on site in the Glencairn Neighborhood to perform cleaning and televising of sewers. Large equipment and workers will be present throughout the neighborhood. Please exercise caution while traveling through the area. The work is expected to take about three weeks to complete.