(Community Matters 74) Does Early Spring Mean Early Roadwork in Michigan?

With springlike conditions prevailing in Michigan in the 2023-2024 winter season, how does that affect the Michigan Department of Transportation's typical roadwork schedule?

Community Matters caught up with MDOT spokesperson Nick Schirripa to talk about the answer to that question – especially as it relates to Battle Creek and Calhoun County.

Episode Resources
Mi-Drive construction interactive map
MDOT construction info – I-94 Calhoun County
Previous MDOT episodes


Former WBCK Morning Show host Richard Piet (2014-2017) returns to host Community Matters, an interview program focused on community leaders and newsmakers in and around Battle Creek. Community Matters is heard Saturdays at 8:00 AM and PM on WBCK-FM (95.3) and anytime at battlecreekpodcast.com.

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