John Richard, spokesman for the Michigan Department of Transportation’s Grand Region, said that stretch of U.S. 31 was resurfaced this past fall, and the agency appreciates the good feedback.
“To my knowledge, we just had very good coverage on winter storm clearance,” he said.
The “singing” road results from a particular roller pattern that contractors sometimes use with asphalt, Richard added.
And I had thought my radio was picking up some particularly funky station in that area.
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