MDOT to receive nearly $1 million for bridge bundling contract


LANSING, Mich. (WLNS) – The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) is getting nearly $1 million from Washington D.C. for a process called “bridge bundling.”

That’s when a state puts a bunch of projects into a single contract to save on costs,just like how buying in bulk saves you money at the supermarket.

Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg calls it an innovative and cost-effective way to fund infrastructure projects. According to our media partners at, Michigan is one of seven states to get this kind of grant money from the Federal Highway Administration.

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