WEEKLY ALERTS

POSTED 06.21.17
6/05/2017-6/21/2017
Closures and Detours
  • The ramp from Square Lake Road (EB I-75 BL) to SB I-75 will be closed from 9:00 PM Friday, June 23rd until 5:00 AM Saturday, June 24th to set bridge beams in the I-75/Square Lake Road Interchange.  Traffic will be detoured from the EB I-75 BL to Square Lake Road.  They will head east on Square Lake to Crooks Road south to SB I-75. 
  • The ramp from Square Lake Road to the EB I-75 BL will be closed on Tuesday, June 20th until late July as part of the ongoing reconstruction of the I-75/Square Lake interchange.  Square Lake Road traffic traveling to I-75 will be detoured onto northbound Opdyke to eastbound University to I-75.  For traffic traveling to southbound I-75 they can use the ramp from Opdyke to westbound Square Lake and then make a Michigan left onto eastbound Square Lake as an alternative route.
  • Scheduled to occur prior to sunset on Tuesday June 20th, a new configuration will be in place for the eastbound Square Lake Road exit to southbound I-75.  One lane will be maintained on the ramp.

 

  • Starting May 15, two through-lanes will be maintained during peak travel times in each irection of I-75 between M-59 and Coolidge Highway. During the overnight hours, one lane will be open.
  • It is expected by the morning of Friday, May 19, that two-way traffic will be sharing the northbound lanes, with two lanes open in each direction.

 

EB Square Lake Road NB I-75 Ramp

  • Closed - May-September 2017
  • Detour – NB Woodward to EB M-59

 

NB I-75 to WB Square Lake Road Ramp

  • Closed - May-September 2017
  • Detour – NB I-75 to University Drive, to SB I-75 to WB Square Lake Road

 

SB I-75 to WB Square Lake Road Ramp

  • Open

 

EB Square Lake Road to SB I-75 Ramp

  • Open

 

EB M-59 to SB I-75 Ramp

  • Closed - May-September 2017
  • Detour – EB M-59 to SB Crooks to SB I-75

 

 

 

 


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The Modernize 75 widening and reconstruction project—in the planning and development stages for nearly 20 years—has started construction on the first segment, North of Coolidge to North of South Boulevard.

THE GREAT NORTHERN CORRIDOR

  • Connects the Northern Tier to the nation's extensive rail network and economic centers throughout North America
  • Serves as the essential logistics channel for goods produced or consumed in the Northern Tier
  • Moved 964,000 units of consumer goods from ships to logistics parks and distribution centers throughout the country
  • Carried 221.3 million tons of freight in 2013
  • Connects with 13 ocean, river, lake and inland ports
  • Removed over 6 million long-haul trucks from the nation's highways
  • Supports an area with wind energy generation potential of over two million megawatts
  • Serves an area where more than 38 million people live and work

THE LATEST

06.17.17

Construction Continues on I-75 and Square Lake Road Interchange

Click the links below to see photos of the progress.

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05.23.17

3M and MDOT Partner on Connected Work Zone on I-75

Today, 3M and the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) announced they are partnering to utilize connected vehicle technologies along more than 3 miles of I-75.

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05.11.17

Construction and Motorist Information

Learn more about the Michigan Department of Transportation's two-year, $90.8 million project to modernize I-75 continues this year. Work starts in May and is expected to be finished in September.

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The 2017 Traffic Plan for Managing your Commute
Square Lake Improvement
Square Lake Improvement

Construction Progress

The Modernize 75: 2016 Segment is 59.0% complete as of June 25, 2017.


Modernize 75 Project Brochure PDF [449kb]   Mi Drive Interactive Map

A traffic and construction information resource center for driving Michigan roads.