I-96/US-23 Interchange Improvements, Livingston Co


Start: Spring 2015    End: 2016
Investment: $85.8 million


What Is Being Done?

The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) will make major safety and operational improvements to the I-96/US-23 interchange in Brighton Township, Livingston County. The project includes:

  • Constructing new through-lanes on I-96 between the current eastbound and westbound lanes;
  • Building three new bridges over northbound and southbound US-23, and over Old
  • Changing the existing lanes of I-96 to collector-distributor (CD) lanes for easier and safer lane changes for ramp traffic; and
  • Rebuilding the existing six bridges over US-23 and Old US-23.


YouTube Videos:

I-96/US-23 Interchange Improvements, Part 1: Project Overview
I-96/US-23 Interchange Improvements, Part 2: Traffic Staging During Work

Detour Information:

Spencer Road Detours (2015) PDF icon
Old US-23 Detours (2015/2016) PDF icon
US-23 Detours (2015/2016) PDF icon
I-96/US-23 Ramp Detours (2016) PDF icon

Additional Information:

I-96/US-23 Freeway Lighting Plan PDF icon
I-96/US-23 Interchange Construction Stages PDF icon
I-96/US-23 Interchange Existing Conditions PDF icon
I-96/US-23 Interchange Future Conditions PDF icon
I-96/US-23 Noise Abatement Report PDF icon

News Releases

Spencer Road over I-96 to close Monday, June 15

Contact Us:

Brighton Transportation Service Center, 810-227-4681
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