May 30, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
For more information contact: Engineering Department, 269-966-3343
Fog seal application tomorrow
BATTLE CREEK, Mich. – beginning tomorrow a contractor for the city will be fog sealing on two roads.
A contractor for the city will be fog sealing the following roads tomorrow:
S. 24th St. - Columbia Ave. to Gethings Rd.
Gethings Rd. - S. 24th to Helmer Rd.
A fog seal is an application of asphalt emulsion over a previously chip sealed road.
To prevent damage to vehicles, motorists are advised not to drive over this emulsion for 45-60 minutes after it is applied. Traffic regulators will be onsite directing traffic during this process.
The contractor will be onsite in the morning preparing the road with vacuum sweepers. The fog seal will be applied in the afternoon.
Motorists are advised to seek alternate routes.
Please be alert for workers in this area. We appreciate everyone’s patience.