(BAD AXE) -- The city of Bad Axe is hosting a meeting regarding this season's M-53 reconstruction project, to inform residents and business owners about construction details and detour routes. MDOT and contractor representatives will be on hand at the meeting to answer questions. Area residents and business owners are welcome to attend Monday, April 1 at 6:30 p.m. at Bad Axe City Hall. MDOT will invest $2.7 million to reconstruct M-53 from Outer Drive to M-142 in Bad Axe. M-53 will be closed with traffic detoured through the end of August. Single-lane closures will be in effect from August through October.