Segment 1

Description & Timeline

The I-75 Modernization Project, which is introducing the first HOV lane in Michigan, has been accelerated. The original nine construction segments are now combined into three segments. Segment 1 and Segment 2 are complete, with Segment 3 actively in progress.

Improvements for Segment 1: North of Coolidge to North of South Boulevard included:

  • Reconfigured the I-75 Business Loop (Square Lake Road) interchange
  • Replaced freeway lanes and bridges
  • Connected with Bloomfield Township Safety Paths on Squirrel Road over I-75
  • Developed and constructed tree replacement and landscape plan
  • Upgraded existing Bloomfield - Adams Road Carpool Lot
  • Incorporated collaboratively-developed community aesthetics
  • Planted over 6,000 trees and shrubs

Construction Segments Map


  • Start date: June, 2016
  • Open to traffic date: September, 2017


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