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    1960s

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    1960-1970
    The heyday of road construction - nearly 1,000 miles of interstate built in this decade

    1960
    Michigan is the first state to complete a border-to-border toll-free interstate - I-94, running 205 miles from Detroit to New Buffalo

    1960
    State Highway Department becomes one of first in the nation to develop and operate a truck "weigh-in-motion" system

    1962
    International Bridge opens - linking the twin cities of Sault Ste. Marie in Michigan and Ontario

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