MDOT hosting public meeting to discuss sound wall for I-75 modernization project in Oakland County

Contact: Rob Morosi, MDOT Office of Communications, 248-483-5107
Agency: Transportation

WHAT:
A public meeting to inform interested parties about sound wall installation as part of the ongoing I-75 modernization project in Oakland County.       

WHO:
Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) staff
Residents and interested stakeholders                       

WHEN:
5:30 - 7 p.m.
Monday, June 17, 2019

WHERE:
UFCW Local 876/Madison Place
876 Horace Brown Drive
Madison Heights, MI 48071

Accommodations can be made for persons with disabilities and limited English-speaking ability. Large print materials, auxiliary aids or the services of interpreters, signers, or readers available upon request. Please call 517-335-4381 in advance of the meeting to request

BACKGROUND:
The I-75 modernization project encompasses nearly 18 miles of freeway reconstruction, bridge replacement, and interchange modernization between 8 Mile Road and South Boulevard. Currently, construction activities are taking place in segment two between Coolidge Highway and 13 Mile Road. Included in this $224 million investment is replacing 19 bridges, rehabilitating the Crooks Road bridge, improving drainage, reconstructing the Rochester Road and Corporate Drive interchanges, improving community aesthetics, building noise walls where qualified, and installing new diverging diamond interchanges (DDI) at Big Beaver and 14 Mile roads.  

For more information, go to www.modernize75.com.