13th Street to close for road work

The City of Port Huron will begin a road construction project on 13th Street on Wednesday. According to the Department of Public Works, 13th between Water Street and Lapeer Avenue will be closed to through traffic through November. The approximately $1.6 million project is being financed by both the City of Port Huron and the Michigan Department of Transportation and includes new asphalt pavement, new sidewalks, and water main replacement. Drivers are asked to use 16th or 17th Streets as a detour for the 13th Street project.