Items Tagged with 'MDOT'

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Contractor wins industry award

December 23, 2015
A Grand Rapids contractor has won a statewide award for excellence. Read More

City, state eye Medical Mile ramp work

December 23, 2015
The gateway to downtown from I-196 is in line for some major improvements. Read More

Lawmakers eye higher speed limits

LANSING — A new package of bills could result in higher speed limits on state roads across Michigan. Read More

Roadwork takes Labor Day off

August 29, 2014
Labor Day travelers will be glad to learn most road construction around the state will be on hiatus during the holiday weekend. Read More

Passenger rail study would reach statewide

Biggest costs would be upgrading lines and procuring new trains.

July 4, 2014
Reconnecting Holland, Grand Rapids, Lansing and Detroit via passenger rail might become more than wishful thinking. Read More

Traffic forecast: Open, then closed

July 2, 2014
You want the good news, or the bad? Read More

State studies Holland-Detroit passenger rail

June 20, 2014
| By AP
The Michigan Department of Transportation plans to study whether it's viable to operate a passenger rail service between Holland and Detroit — with stops in Grand Rapids and Lansing. Read More

Legislature accelerates road funding package

May 30, 2014
Transportation in Michigan is at a momentous — but potholed — crossroads. Read More

More motorists seriously injured in construction zones

But the state says fewer were killed last year.

LANSING — Serious injuries from Michigan road construction crashes are on the rise, although the actual number of crashes, deaths and all injuries has dipped. Read More

MDOT looks at options for U.S. 131 and I-96

Study is limited in scope, which is disappointing to some.

March 28, 2014
Earlier this month the Michigan Department of Transportation held two public meetings to gather feedback regarding stretches of U.S. 131 and I-96. Read More