Restaurant hosts fundraiser

BELLAIRE — The fundraiser “Full of Hope: Dinner and Drinks for Suicide Prevention” goes from 4-9 p.m. July 21 at The Pelican’s Nest. Twenty percent of sales benefit the Traverse City Out of the Darkness Walk.

Herkner Road to close

TRAVERSE CITY — The Grand Traverse County Road Commission is closing Herkner Road at Hill Valley Road starting July 22.

Contractors will conduct utility work and widen the road so a turn lane can be constructed.

Motorists are asked to take the detour: North Long Lake Road to East Long Lake Road to Herkner Road. Work is expected to end Aug. 17, weather permitting.

Bridge work begins July 23

GRAWN — The Grand Traverse County Road Commission is closing Timber Bridge on East Duck Lake Road starting July 23. Crews are replacing the bridge, which goes over Mason Creek.

The project is expected to take six weeks.

Detour signs will be posted.