Westbound I-94 closed I-696 - Conner Street; westbound I-696 lane closures M-3 to M-97 this weekend

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

COUNTIES:
Oakland
Wayne

CITIES:
Detroit
Roseville
Warren

HIGHWAYS:
Westbound I-94
Westbound I-696

I-696 START DATE:
Thursday, Sept. 24, 2020
9 a.m.

I-696 END DATE:
Monday, Sept. 28, 2020
3 p.m.

I-94 START DATE:
Friday, Sept. 25, 2020
8 p.m.

I-94 END DATE:
Monday, Sept. 28, 2020
5 a.m.

TRAFFIC DETAILS:
Beginning 9 a.m. Thursday through 3 p.m. Monday, westbound I-696 will have two lanes open from M-3 (Gratiot Avenue) to M-97 (Groesbeck Highway) for critical bridge repairs on the Belanger and Barman street bridges.

Beginning 8 p.m. Friday through 5 a.m. Monday, westbound I-94 will be closed from I-696 to Conner Street for continuing road resurfacing work that is being performed only on weekends to allow for weekday use. All on and off ramps to westbound I-94 will also be closed beginning at 7 p.m. Friday through 5 a.m. Monday.

Beginning 9 p.m. Friday through 5 a.m. Monday, westbound I-94 will have one lane open from M-10 to I-75 for bridge work. The northbound and southbound I-75 ramps to westbound I-94 will be closed and detoured to southbound I-75, then westbound I-96 to westbound I-94.

Project map

DETOUR:
Westbound I-94 traffic will be diverted to westbound I-696, then southbound M-3 (Gratiot Avenue) to westbound I-94. Eastbound I-94 will have all lanes open.

SAFETY BENEFIT:
Performing critical bridge repairs will ensure the safety of the motoring public and resurfacing will improve ride quality and extend the life of pavement.