Overnight closures of 14 Mile and Big Beaver roads under I-75 for bridge work tonight

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

Fast facts:
- Work continues on the southbound I-75 bridges over 14 Mile and Big Beaver roads.
- Both local roads will be closed under I-75 starting at 10 p.m. tonight and reopen by 5 a.m. Wednesday.

September 22, 2020 -- Crews will be closing 14 Mile Road under I-75 tonight to continue bridge replacement work. The closure starts at 10 p.m. and ends by 5 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 23. Posted detours use John R Road, Stephenson Highway, Maple Road, and Rochester Road in both directions.

In addition, crews will be closing Big Beaver Road under I-75. The closure begins at 10 p.m. tonight and ends by 5 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 23. Posted detours use Livernois, Maple and Crooks roads.  

Both bridges will be part of an innovative diverging diamond interchange (DDI) design that will be implemented at the I-75/14 Mile Road and I-75/Big Beaver Road interchanges.

Traffic on I-75 will not be impacted by this overnight work.

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