Southbound M-10 (Lodge Freeway) exit to Elmhurst Street in Detroit to close for alert system installation

Contact: Diane Cross, MDOT Office of Communications, 313-375-2454
Agency: Transportation

COUNTY:
Wayne

CITY:
Detroit

ROADWAY:
Southbound M-10 exit to Elmhurst Street

RAMP CLOSURE BEGINS:
Friday, April 30, 2021
After 9 a.m.

EXPECTED RAMP REOPENING:
Late May/Early June 2021

PROJECT DETAILS:
The southbound M-10 exit ramp to Elmhurst Street in the city of Detroit will be closed starting Friday, April 30, after morning rush hour and will remain closed until crews can install a beacon system. Due to frequent crashes in this area caused by speeding, a beacon system is being installed at the ramp to alert, advise and remind drivers of the importance of slowing down on the exit ramp.

Project map

SAFETY BENFITS:
This new system is aimed at improving driver behavior by alerting drivers to slow down at this exit ramp.