A resolution from the West Michigan Metropolitan Transportation Planning Program (WestPlan) officially requests MDOT to explore funding options to preserve the route to extend the state highway.
MDOT officials say work will include electrical and mechanical upgrades.
The Michigan Department of Transportation plans to complete a $650,000 resurfacing project on the road, from U.S. 31 to M-231, over the next several weeks.
The foundation for a new set of lesson plans to teach third- and fifth-graders about Michigan archaeology and the state's Native American past comes from an unexpected place — under a bridge.
The Michigan Department of Transportation is seeking "Road Watchers" to report on winter highway conditions in Ottawa, Allegan, Ionia, Kent, Montcalm and Muskegon counties.
Lane closures for lighting work will be in effect Wednesday, June 28 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on southbound Beacon Boulevard (U.S. 31) between M-104 and Robbins Road.