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Cass Avenue bridge above I-94 in Detroit closed until Sunday for repair

Fast facts:
- The Cass Avenue bridge over I-94 in Detroit is currently closed for repair work.
- The closure of Cass Avenue between West Palmer Avenue and Antoinette Street will remain in place until Sunday, March 22.
- Motorists can use M-1 (Woodward Avenue) to cross over I-94.  

March 18, 2020 -- The Michigan Department of Transportation has closed the Cass Avenue overpass above I-94 in Detroit for bridge deck repair. Cass will remain closed until 5 a.m. Sunday, March 22, between West Palmer Avenue and Antoinette Street. During the closure, all motorists and nonmotorized traffic can use nearby M-1 (Woodward Avenue) to cross over I-94. 

Originally constructed in 1955, a contract to replace the Cass Avenue overpass is scheduled to be opened for competitive bidding in 2021.

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