The start of Spring means road construction and orange barrels will be on M-59 in Oakland County starting Monday.
The Michigan Department of Transportation says crews will begin work to resurface four miles of the freeway between Crooks and Opdyke roads.READ MORE: 'Big Brother' Debuts Wednesday in a Special 90-Minute Live Event
Weather-permitting, crews will close one lane on the freeway in order to construct a temporary lane for use later in the project. Once the temporary lane has been constructed, traffic will be shifted with two lanes maintained during peak travel times, during morning and afternoon rush hours. One lane will remain open on nights and weekends.READ MORE: "The Challenge: USA" Brings Together Former Competitors from "Survivor," "Big Brother" & More
Along with the paving, repairs will be made to the bridge over the Clinton River Trail, improvements at the Squirrel Road, I-75 and Adams Road interchanges, and safety upgrades to median guardrails.
The 21-million dollar project is expected to be completed by December.MORE NEWS: Big Brother 24 Features Michigan Native, Taylor Hale