7:31 am
Wed February 12, 2014

MDOT Director Says Potholes Will Follow Tough Winter

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Director of the Michigan Department of Transportation Kirk Steudle says some roadways in "every corner of the state" will be bad
LANSING - Michiganders don't need a whole lot of proof to convince them that this winter has been brutal - jaw-dropping energy bills, dead car batteries and mangled tires, and aching backs from snow shoveling are constant reminders.
6:41 pm
Mon January 6, 2014

Governor Snyder urges people to "slow down, stay inside" during winter storm

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MDOT has 1,200 crews on state roads at peak of snowstorm on Sunday
Gov. Snyder on monster snowstorm, frigid temps: 'Slow down, stay inside' While Michigan residents dug out of a massive snow dump Monday, Gov. Rick Snyder said he had a few snow experiences of his own the last couple of days.
6:23 pm
Mon January 6, 2014

MDOT plows continue overnight, some county road commissions remove crews for evening

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MDOT's Southwest Region has 90 trucks and 180 operators
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI - State highways remain in relatively good condition thanks to Michigan Department of Transportation crews working round-the-clock during this winter storm. "We're still plugging away," said Nick Schirripa, spokesman for MDOT. "Obviously, as long as the snow is falling we're going to be out there."
10:39 am
Thu December 12, 2013

M-DOT delays eviction of homeless people from camp in Battle Creek

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Eviction had been sought because of safety concerns
This week's planned eviction of a group of homeless people from a camp near M-66 and Dickman Road is delayed indefinitely.