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Bridge beam setting requires closing a portion of eastbound I-94 in Detroit this weekend

Fast facts:
- MDOT is replacing the Cadillac Avenue bridge over I-94 in Detroit.   
- Setting beams on the new overpass requires closing eastbound I-94 from I-75 to Conner Avenue starting Friday night. 
- Eastbound I-94 is expected to reopen by 5 a.m. Monday, Dec. 20. 


DETROIT, Mich. - Weather permitting, Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) contract crews will be setting new bridge beams on the Cadillac Avenue overpass above I-94 in Detroit this weekend. This work will require closing eastbound I-94 from I-75 to Conner Avenue starting at 9 p.m. Friday, Dec. 17. Eastbound I-94 is expected to reopen by 5 a.m. Monday, Dec. 20.    

Eastbound I-94 traffic will be detoured via southbound I-75, the eastbound Gratiot Connector, northbound M-3 (Gratiot Avenue), and eastbound M-102 (Eight Mile Road) back to eastbound I-94. All entrance ramps to eastbound I-94 will be closed by 9 p.m. Friday from I-96 to French Road and will reopen by 5 a.m. Monday.   

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