Traffic Disruptions In Southwest Detroit 

Last week, Bridging North America notified you of upcoming long-term closures on I-75 northbound and I-75 southbound. The closures, while very similar, have since changed and are detailed below. 

Northbound I-75 Closures
•    Three right lanes will close on northbound I-75 from Harbaugh Street to Clark Street on January 29 - 30, 2021.
•    Three left lanes will close on northbound I-75 from Harbaugh Street to Clark Street on January 30 - 31, 2021. 
•    The left lane will close on northbound I-75 between Harbaugh Street and Clark Street from January 30, 2021, to January 31, 2022.

Southbound I-75 Closures
•    The right lane of southbound I-75 will close between Bagley Avenue and McKinstry Street from January 25 - June 30, 2021.
•    Three right lanes will close from Lansing Street to Springwells Street from February 5 - 6, 2021. 
•    Three left lanes will close on Southbound I-75 from Lansing Street to Springwells Street from February 6 - 7, 2021.
•    The left lane of southbound I-75 will close between Springwells Street and McKinstry Street from February 7, 2021, to January 31, 2022.

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Traffic Disruptions In Southwest Detroit 

Last week, Bridging North America notified you of upcoming long-term closures on I-75 northbound and I-75 southbound. The closures, while very similar, have since changed and are detailed below. 

Northbound I-75 Closures
•    Three right lanes will close on northbound I-75 from Harbaugh Street to Clark Street on January 29 - 30, 2021.
•    Three left lanes will close on northbound I-75 from Harbaugh Street to Clark Street on January 30 - 31, 2021. 
•    The left lane will close on northbound I-75 between Harbaugh Street and Clark Street from January 30, 2021, to January 31, 2022.

Southbound I-75 Closures
•    The right lane of southbound I-75 will close between Bagley Avenue and McKinstry Street from January 25 - June 30, 2021.
•    Three right lanes will close from Lansing Street to Springwells Street from February 5 - 6, 2021. 
•    Three left lanes will close on Southbound I-75 from Lansing Street to Springwells Street from February 6 - 7, 2021.
•    The left lane of southbound I-75 will close between Springwells Street and McKinstry Street from February 7, 2021, to January 31, 2022.
 
Junction Street
Bridging North America will extend the temporary closure at Junction Street to support the watermain relocation work. Junction Street will remain closed at the southbound I-75 Service Drive until January 29, 2021.

Detour Routes
•    Southbound Junction Street traffic heading to southbound Junction will be detoured to Vernor Highway westbound, turn left on Livernois Avenue heading southbound, turn right on to Southbound I-75 Service Drive, then turn left on Waterman southbound, turn left to Fort Street eastbound, then to Junction Street.
•    Northbound Junction traffic heading to northbound Junction will be detoured to take Southbound I-75 Service Drive, turn right on Dragoon Northbound, turn right on Vernor Highway eastbound, then to Junction Street.

I-75 Service Drive
Bridging North America will temporarily implement mobile closures on northbound and southbound I-75 Service Drives between Clark Street and Green Street starting January 18 – May 31, 2021, between 6 a.m. and 6 p.m. as needed. Only one lane will close. Closures will be less than 30 minutes in duration during these timeframes for mobilization and demobilization of equipment activities.

The following streets will be closed to through traffic at southbound I-75 Service Drive from January 22 - 29, 2021, from 7 a.m. – 6 p.m. daily as needed:
  • Morrell Street
  • Ferdinand Street
  • Lansing Street
  • McKinstry Street
The right lane of the southbound I-75 Service Drive will be closed from January 22 - 29, 2021, from 7 a.m. – 6 p.m. daily as needed, in the following locations: 
  • between Morrell Street and Ferdinand Street
  • between Morrell Street and Lansing Street
  • Ferdinand Street and McKinstry Street
  • Lansing Street and Clark Street
Additional information about Michigan Interchange work and full details about upcoming road closures can be found by visiting the project website www.GordieHoweInternationalBridge.com.
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