W. Michigan Ave view from Mechanic St. (June 2014)
The project will occur on W. Michigan Ave between Francis and Blackstone

When & Why
  • Dig Downtown Jackson modernizes the city’s core infrastructure and reinvigorates the downtown area for continued growth.
  • Work begins on Michigan Avenue between Francis and Mechanic early August 2014.
  • Accelerated timeline continues in stages from Mechanic to Blackstone in 2015.
Visiting & Parking

The City of Jackson has worked to ensure visitors feel confident accessing downtown businesses and services.

Click on “Get Details” to access a map of recommended parking areas and preview the signs that will help you navigate downtown.

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Businesses Are Open

Downtown’s businesses and services will maintain their normal schedules during the project.

Timeline Of Project

The Dig Downtown Jackson project’s accelerated timeline has three phases. The first phase occurs on W. Michigan Avenue between Francis and Mechanic in August 2014.

Click on “Timeline” to learn more.

Want To Stay Informed?

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