M-1 (Woodward Avenue) closing for City of Pontiac event this weekend in Oakland County

Contact: Diane Cross, MDOT Office of Communications, CrossD2@Michigan.gov 313-375-2454
Agency: Transportation

COUNTY:
Oakland

ROADWAY:
M-1 (Woodward Avenue)

CLOSURE START DATE:
Friday, Aug. 9, 2019
9 p.m.

REOPEN DATE:
Sunday, Aug. 11, 2019
10 a.m.

TRAFFIC DETAILS:
The City of Pontiac has been granted a permit from the Michigan Department of Transportation to close M-1 (Woodward Avenue) for a city event.

TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONS:
Northbound and southbound M-1 will be closed between Martin Luther King, Jr. (MLK) Boulevard and Orchard Lake Road/Auburn Avenue by the Oakland County Sheriff’s Department. Portable message boards will be used to designate the detour route.

Project location: https://bit.ly/2GULVjA

Northbound M-1 will be detoured to northbound MLK Boulevard, then to westbound Auburn Avenue and back to northbound M-1.  

Southbound M-1 will be detoured to eastbound Auburn Avenue, then to southbound MLK Boulevard and back to southbound M-1.