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3  I-96/I-196/M-44 Upgrade Proceeds

An approximately $38.1 million project to reconstruct Interstate 196 between Maryland Avenue and M-44 (East
Beltline Avenue) and construct two new bridges in order to reconfigure the Interstate 96/Interstate 196/M-44
interchange in the city of Grand Rapids and Grand Rapids Township is being done under two contracts.

6  Construction Industry Can Handle Additional Work

The construction industry has the capacity to complete the additional $3.5 billion road construction bonding program
recently set forth by Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer and approved by the Michigan State Transportation

7  News

Editorial and advertising inquiries should be directed to Aram Kalousdian, publisher/owner, Michigan
Builder and Infrastructure. Phone: (734) 481-3185. E-mail: