|U.S. 2 reconstruction begins in Iron River|
|Written by Staff Reports|
|Tuesday, April 24, 2012 1:08 PM|
ESCANABA—Reconstruction of over a half-mile of U.S. 2 (Adams Street), from Ninth Avenue to River Avenue, and one block of M-189 (Fourth Avenue), from Genesee Street to U.S. 2, in the city of Iron River got under way Monday, April 23. During construction, the city is upgrading portions of its water main and sanitary sewer system. Phone lines, a gas main, power poles and street lighting also will be upgraded. U.S. 2 (Adams Street) traffic will be detoured within the city, with westbound U.S. 2 traffic using Cayuga Street, and eastbound U.S. 2 traffic using Genesee and Maple streets.