EB I-196 in Ottawa County closes Monday

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HUDSONVILLE, Mich. (WOOD) — Eastbound I-196 near Hudsonville will close around 9 a.m. Monday. Drivers will be diverted off to eastbound M-6.

The reason for the closure is because westbound traffic will be shifted to the eastbound side of the freeway.

The Michigan Department of Transportation is investing $22 million to reconstruct approximately five miles of westbound I-196 from Kenowa Avenue to 32nd Avenue.

The westbound I-196 ramp to eastbound M-6 will remain open.

Westbound M-6 traffic will have access to 32nd Avenue and will also be able to continue west on I-196. The westbound M-6 ramp to eastbound I-196 will be closed.

All of this will remain in place for drivers through Aug. 1.

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