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Public meeting June 12 to discuss
2013 M-26 work in Laurium
WHAT: The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) will host a public informational meeting to discuss 2013 road improvements on M-26 through the village of Laurium. The work is being planned in cooperation with the village, and will include Lake Linden Avenue, and Hecla and Third streets.
WHO: MDOT Ishpeming Transportation Service Center (TSC) staff
Laurium village officials
Interested residents and business owners
WHEN: 5:30 p.m.
Tuesday, June 12, 2012
WHERE: Laurium Village Hall
310 Hecla St.
Special accommodations: 906-485-4270
BACKGROUND: Current plans include:
- Third Street: reconstruction with concrete pavement stamped to replicate the original pavement appearance, red-colored sidewalks, historic period lighting, and water main replacement.
- Hecla Street: new red-colored sidewalks, curbs, historic period lighting, and asphalt resurfacing.
- Lake Linden Avenue: reconstruction with asphalt pavement, new curbs and sidewalks, and water main replacement.
The village also plans to reconstruct Osceola Street from Third Street to the hospital at the same time. Work on Osceola Street will include new red-colored sidewalks, historic period lighting, new curbs, and asphalt pavement.
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