The project to install a 42-inch diameter water main under 24 Mile Road from Dequindre to Romeo Plank roads with a full reconstruction of both lanes of traffic has begun in Shelby and Macomb Townships.
The Macomb County Department of Roads released a new road closure notice effective this morning April 17 for 24 Mile Road between Dequindre and Shelby roads.
Because of wet soil and road deterioration, the MCDR posted that 24 Mile Road will be closed to through traffic at the Newland Drain between Dequindre and Shelby roads indefinitely. Eastbound and westbound 24 Mile Road will be open to through traffic up to the Newland Drain, and vehicles will be forced to turn around at the Newland Drain.
Starting April 9, 24 Mile Road will be closed to through traffic at the Harris Drain between Schoenherr and Hayes roads. Eastbound and westbound 24 Mile Road will be open to through traffic up to the Harris Drain, and vehicles will be forced to turn around at the Harris Drain.
Starting April 13, 24 Mile Road from Susanne to Van Dyke is now open to eastbound and westbound traffic. Westbound 24 Mile Road between Mound Road to Susanne is closed indefinitely to through traffic.All other residential streets off of 24 Mile Road between Mound Road and Susanne will remain OPEN TO LOCAL EASTBOUND TRAFFIC ONLY.