I-696 weekend closure from US-24 to I-75 in Oakland County starts Friday

Contact: Rob Morosi, MDOT Office of Communications, 248-361-6288
Agency: Transportation

COUNTY:
Oakland

HIGHWAY:
I-696

CLOSURE START DATE:
Friday, Oct. 5, 2018
9 p.m. 

CLOSURE END DATE:
Monday, Oct. 8, 2018
5 a.m.

PROJECT DETAILS:
Beginning at 9 p.m. Friday, eastbound I-696 will be closed for road work from US-24 (Telegraph Road) to I-75 through 5 a.m. Monday.

Detour: southbound M-10 to eastbound M-8 (Davison Freeway), then northbound I-75 to eastbound I-696.

Prior to the weekend closure, prep work will require eastbound I-696 to have only one lane open from US-24 to I-75 9 p.m. - 5 a.m. nightly on Wednesday, Oct. 3, and Thursday, Oct. 4.

Additional pavement repair work on westbound I-696 will require having only one lane open from US-24 to I-275 nightly during the following times:

Thursday, Oct. 4: 9 p.m. - 5 a.m.
Friday, Oct 5: 9 p.m. - 8 a.m.
Saturday, Oct. 6: 9 p.m. - 8 a.m.
Sunday, Oct 7: 9 p.m. - 5 a.m.
Monday, Oct. 8: 9 p.m. - 5 a.m.      

Project map: https://bit.ly/2xWJIQd