MDOT is investing approximately $17 million to rebuild 4.5 miles of eastbound and westbound I-196 Business Loop (BL) from US-31 in Holland to 88th Avenue in Zeeland. Work includes asphalt resurfacing, full-depth concrete joint repairs, new signs, traffic signal work, crosswalk safety improvements, and new guardrail.  For more information use this link:  Ottawa County I-196 BL Rebuilding.  


  • Eastbound I-196 BL will be closed at US-31 and detoured from April 13 to August 1, and then westbound I-196 BL will close from August to November. Traffic will be detoured to 16th Street/Adams Street.
  • 106th Avenue/Paw Paw Drive is closed at I-196 Business Loop through early August.

  • 112th Avenue and 104th Avenue are scheduled to close at eastbound I-196 Business Loop between 5 a.m. and 7 p.m. tomorrow (Tuesday) through this Friday. 

  • Eastbound I-196 Business Loop remains closed from US-31 to 88th Avenue through August 1.  Lane closures are in effect on EB I-196 Business Loop from 101st Avenue to 88th Avenue.


I 196BL Rebuilding April Nov 2024