Thursday, February 28, 2013
The closure is part of bridge demolition work, according to the Michigan Department of Transportation.
Bridge demolition work this weekend will require the closure of a section of I-94 near Dearborn, according to the Michigan Department of Transportation. Bridge demolition on a section of the West Grand Boulevard overpass will result in the full closure of eastbound I-94 from Michigan Avenue to I-96. The closure will begin at 9 p.m. Friday and end by 5 a.m. Monday. All entrance ramps within the closure limits will also be closed. MDOT recommends that eastbound traffic redirect to take northbound M-39 to eastbound I-96 to rejoin eastbound I-94 at the I-96 interchange. Local traffic will be detoured to eastbound Michigan Avenue. Westbound I-94 from I-96 to West Grand Boulevard will also have a single left lane closure beginning at 8 p.m. …
Friday, February 22, 2013
The Metro Region program will include $187 million in bridge and pavement repair.
The Michigan Department of Transportation's $187 million construction program for 2013 will include repairs to the I-94 bridge over Telegraph Road. According to a press release from MDOT, the $1.2 million project will "reconstruct the bridge approaches over US-24." There's no set timeline on that project or dozens of others, which MDOT detailed this week. The Metro Region 2013 program will provide roughly $142 million for pavement repair and roughly $45 million to upgrade bridges to good condition. This will include repair of 80 miles of pavement and 15 bridges in Wayne, Oakland, Macomb and St. Clair counties. "Our 2013 program focuses on stretching our dwindling funds to best preserve our vital roads and bridges," said Metro Region …
Wednesday, September 26, 2012
A detour will be posted while the ramp is closed.
Bridge work near the I-94/Southfield Freeway interchange will enter a new phase on Wednesday, according to the Michigan Department of Transportation. Starting at 4 a.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 26, the westbound I-94 ramp to northbound M-39 closed until 11 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 30. According to MDOT, the ramp closure is needed as crews continue bridge demolition on the eastbound Van Born Road bridge, which spans over the westbound I-94 ramp to northbound M-39. This work is part of an overall $13.8 million investment and all work is expected to be completed in November. During the ramp closure, traffic will be diverted to southbound M-39 and then the first median crossover south of I-94 to access northbound M-39. Check the Dearborn Patch Commute …
Friday, September 14, 2012
Check out the Dearborn Patch Commute Page for updates on accidents, construction and backups.
Construction on I-94 and M-39 will affect Dearborn-area drivers this week according to the Michigan Department of Transportation. Eastbound and westbound I-94 will have alternating single and double lane closures between I-96 and Michigan Avenue from 9 p.m. Friday until 5 a.m. Monday for ongoing bridge work. Single lane closures will be during daylight hours (7 a.m. – 9 p.m.) and double lane closures during overnight hours (9 p.m. – 7 a.m. Friday and Saturday). All lanes will be open by 5 a.m. Monday. Additionally, northbound and southbound M-39 will be reduced to a single lane under I-94 from 4 a.m. Saturday until 9 p.m. Sunday for ongoing bridge work. Heading into next week, the eastbound I-94 ramp to northbound and southbound M-39 will …
Friday, July 27, 2012
Check the Dearborn Patch commute page for traffic updates!
Lane closures on I-94 will affect Dearborn-area drivers this weekend, according to the Michigan Department of Transportation. Eastbound I-94 will have the two left lanes closed from Telegraph Road to Outer Drive from 5 a.m. until noon on Sunday for ongoing bridge work at the I-94/Southfield Freeway interchange. Additionally, eastbound and westbound I-94 will be reduced to a single lane between Michigan Ave and West Grand Boulevard from 9 p.m. Friday until 5 a.m. Monday for ongoing resurfacing and bridge work. Check the Dearborn Patch Commute Page for an interactive map of construction, accidents and traffic flow in your area.