Eastbound I-696 exit to Couzens Avenue to remain closed indefinitely

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

COUNTY:
Oakland

CITY:
Madison Heights

ROADWAYS:
Eastbound I-696 Exit 19 to Couzens Avenue

DETAILS:
Due to ongoing investigation and cleanup efforts of a nearby facility by the Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy (EGLE), eastbound I-696 Exit 19 to Couzens Avenue is expected to remain closed indefinitely. The northbound I-75 ramp to eastbound I-696 will also have the far-right lane closed indefinitely. This lane normally ends at the Couzens Avenue exit.   

Westbound I-696 traffic is not affected.

Location map

DETOUR OPTION:
Eastbound I-696 traffic can go further east to exit at Dequindre Avenue (Exit 20).