Give yourself plenty of time if you are traveling northbound into Grand Rapids next weekend.

The Michigan Department of Transportation has announced that US-131 will be CLOSED at 28th Street for bridge work beginning at 9 p.m. on Friday, March 9 and lasting through 5 a.m. on Monday, March 12.

This is a complete closure of all northbound lanes.

MDOT suggests northbound 131 through-traffic detour by taking westbound M-6 to eastbound I-196 to northbound US-131.

There is another full closure of US-131 coming the following weekend. Southbound US-131 will close at Burton Street at 9 p.m. Friday, March 16 through 5 a.m. Monday, March 19.