FAIRPLAIN DRIVE ROAD IMPROVEMENTS AND TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE/DETOUR INFORMATION
TOWNSHIP: Benton Township
LOCATION: Fairplain Drive, between M-139 and Mall Drive.
CLOSEST CITIES: Benton Harbor
START DATE: Mid-April 2022
PROJECT: Fairplain Drive from M-139 to Mall Drive will be resurfaced starting mid-April. This project will also include the reconfiguration of roadway lanes to facilitate safer use for all road users. The resulting road surface will include wide paved shoulders for non-motorized use.
TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONS: Fairplain Drive will temporarily be closed to traffic at the M-139 intersection during Phase I of construction improvements.
Once Phase I is completed, during Phase II there will be one lane of traffic
(in each direction) maintained for the remaining duration of the project. Closure will occur starting
mid-April. Our website will be updated with latest project timelines. To view News Flash updates visit www.bcroad.org and scroll towards the bottom of the page to view project announcements.
PHASE I DETOUR ROUTE: During Phase I, when Fairplain Drive is closed to all traffic at the M-139 intersection, a signed detour will be in place. Phase I Detour Route: Napier Avenue to Plaza Drive or Nickerson Avenue to Nickerson Court to Plaza Drive.
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