I-75 Project In Oakland County Resumes Friday Feb 24, 2023

Madison Hts, MI - Weather permitting, the rebuilding of I-75 in Oakland County resumes on Friday, Feb. 24, with a freeway closure to install a traffic shift. Shifting traffic will allow for the expedited rebuilding of southbound I-75 from 13 Mile Road to I-696.

Fast facts:

  • Both directions of I-75 will be closed between I-696 and I-75 Business Loop (Square Lake Road) starting Friday night.        
  • Local traffic will be able to enter northbound I-75 at 14 Mile, Rochester, Big Beaver, and Crooks roads.         
  • Beginning Monday, Feb. 27, southbound I-75 exits at 12 Mile Road, 11 Mile Road and eastbound and westbound I-696 will be closed for the construction season.

I-75 will be closed in both directions between I-696 and I-75 Business Loop (Square Lake Road) at 11 p.m. Friday, Feb. 24, and reopen by 5 a.m. Monday, Feb. 27. Crews will begin closing ramps at 9 p.m. and lanes on I-75 at 10 p.m. All ramps to northbound I-75 will be closed from I-696 to 14 Mile Road. All ramps to southbound I-75 will be closed from M-59 to 11 Mile Road.During the closure, northbound I-75 traffic will be detoured west on I-696 to northbound M-1 (Woodward Avenue), then eastbound Square Lake Road back to northbound I-75. Entrance ramps to northbound I-75 will remain open from 14 Mile Road to Crooks Road/Corporate Drive for local traffic. Southbound I-75 traffic will use westbound Square Lake Road to southbound M-1, then eastbound I-696 back to southbound I-75.

Beginning Monday, Feb. 27, two-way traffic will be sharing the northbound lanes of I-75 between 13 Mile Road and I-696. Two lanes will be maintained in each direction. In addition, the following ramp closures will be in place until the end of the 2023 construction season.

Starting Friday morning, 12 Mile Road will be closed under I-75 to allow crews to safely rebuild the bridge that carries southbound I-75 over 12 Mile Road. In addition, the 12 Mile Road ramps to and from southbound I-75 will close in the morning. Starting Monday, access to northbound I-75 from westbound 12 Mile Road and the northbound I-75 exit to eastbound 12 Mile Road will be maintained.

Follow I-75 modernization progress on the web at www.Modernize75.com, or follow on Facebook at www.facebook.com/Modernize75 or on Twitter at www.twitter.com/Modernize75.

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