The Daily Globe - Serving Gogebic, Iron and Ontonagon Counties

Bessemer to request MDOT attend informational meeting

 

September 18, 2018

Jean Nordine/Daily Globe

A Rendering showing how U.S. 2 would look as a three lane highway versus four lanes through Bessemer. The Bessemer City Council wants more information from MDOT before making a decision.

By JEAN NORDINE

jnordine@yourdailyglobe.com

BESSEMER - At Monday's regular meeting of the Bessemer City Council, the council stated they want more input from the Michigan Department of Trasportation before making a decision as to if U.S. 2 should remain four lanes or go on a road diet and become three lanes.

The council feels they need an actual survey to see exactly where the lanes would go, before they can make a decision. They also question whether compromises can be made. They are requesting MDOT representatives attend their next meeting and answer specific questions from the council, b...



For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.



 
 

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2018