Construction Projects

Learn about upcoming and current construction in the City of East Lansing. Please note that the City of East Lansing does not have jurisdiction over all streets in East Lansing and some road construction projects are the responsibility of the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT), Michigan State University or neighboring communities.

For more information, please contact Engineering Administrator Bob Scheuerman at (517) 319-6934.
Approximate 2016 Dates            

Project Area

Additional Info

June 20-Aug. 19

A major street project will be taking place on North Harrison Road, between Saginaw Street and Lake Lansing Road, this spring and summer. In order to expedite the work, the road will be closed to traffic for the duration of the project and a detour will be in place. Local traffic will be maintained to the extent possible. View the latest update.

Traffic Control Map 1

Traffic Control Map 2
June 1-Aug. 20
A local street project will be completed on the remaining streets in the Chesterfield Hills Neighborhood, including Highland Avenue, Oakridge Avenue and Westview Avenue. There will also be a water main improvement project, which will include some storm sewer work on Glenmoor Road. Local traffic will be maintained. View the latest update.

Local Streets Plan & Traffic Control
July 18-Aug. 19
A 2016 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Project will take place on Park Lane, between Elizabeth Street and Linden Street, and at the Burcham-Abbot intersection. The work will include sidewalk ramp improvements, which will make the ramps ADA-compliant. Expected hours of work are Monday through Friday; 8 a.m.-4 p.m.

View the latest project update.
Aug. 8-19
Sidewalk repairs will take place along Harrison Road on the bridge over the Red Cedar River. The work will cause lane shifts and sidewalk detours. 

View Press Release
June 1-Sept. 30
Expected hours of work for the 2016 Sidewalk Maintenance Program are Monday through Friday; 8 a.m.-4 p.m. View map for areas where the maintenance program will be taking place.

Sidewalk repairs will take place along Grand River Avenue from Aug. 22-30. Press Release

2016 Sidewalk Maintenance Program Map
Sept. 6-23
There will be intermittent lane closures on South Harrison Road, between Kalamazoo Street and Shaw Lane, for construction associated with MSU's 1855 Place Project. 
MSU Construction Notice

Phase 1 Map
Phase 2 Map