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Construction on Ann Arbor’s Gallup Park Loop Trail to begin in April

The Gallup Park canoe livery in Ann Arbor, Michigan. (Sarah M. Parlette / WDIV)

ANN ARBOR – A section of the Gallup Park Loop Trail is in need of repair and will be under construction starting the first week of April.

Work on the segment, between the canoe livery and the boat launch, is set to be completed in early June if weather permits.

City staff will put up signs and barricades to direct trail users away from the work zone. Trail users riding, walking, cycling or commuting along the path are asked to follow the posted detour.

“While the temporary closure is an inconvenience to users, the replacement of the pathway is intended to provide longer-term durability,” the city said in a news release.

See the map of the affected path below:

A map of the planned detour from early April through early June of the Gallup Park Loop Trail in Ann Arbor. (City of Ann Arbor)

About the Author:

Meredith has worked for WDIV since August 2017 and was voted one of Washtenaw County's best journalists in 2019 by eCurrent's readers. She covers the community of Ann Arbor and has a Master's degree in International Broadcast Journalism from City University London, UK.