January 3, 2020
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
For more information contact: Engineering Division, 269-966-3343
South Michigan Ave. W. sidewalk closed next week
BATTLE CREEK, Mich. – The sidewalk on the south side of Michigan Avenue W. – from Carlyle Street to the mid-block crosswalk at 78 Michigan Ave. W. – will be closed to pedestrians beginning next Wednesday, Jan. 8.
A contractor will be working at 103 Michigan Avenue W. (former Arcadia building).
Pedestrian access to the affected businesses other than 103 W. Michigan will remain open, however; customers are encouraged to access the businesses through rear entrances where available.
There will also be no on-street parking in front of 103 Michigan Avenue W. during this work.
Vehicular traffic will not be impacted. The work is scheduled to be complete by January 29. Work will take place from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.
The detour will direct pedestrians across Michigan Avenue to the north side of the road.
We will provide updates as they become available.
We appreciate everyone’s patience during this and all work.