Posted by The Huron Hub|July 28, 2021
Here is an update from MDOT on the massive I-275 project currently happening in western Wayne County.
Wednesday, July 28 – Wednesday, Aug. 4:
The eastbound Eureka Road ramp to northbound I-275 will be closed.
The westbound Eureka Road ramp to southbound I-275 will be closed.
Monday, Aug. 2 – mid-September:
Northbound I-275 will have the right lane closed from I-94 to 5 Mile Road for the widening of the right shoulders for future use as a lane during work to rebuild I-275 in 2022.
6 Mile Road will be closed over I-275 for bridge improvements through early October with traffic detoured:
I-275/6 Mile Road detours:
Northbound I-275 traffic heading for westbound 6 Mile Road will use northbound I-275 to westbound 7 Mile Road, then southbound I-275 to westbound 6 Mile Road.
Southbound I-275 traffic heading for eastbound 6 Mile Road will use southbound I-275 to eastbound Ann Arbor Road, then northbound I-275 to eastbound 6 Mile Road.
Eastbound 6 Mile Road will be detoured to northbound Haggerty Road, then eastbound 7 Mile Road to southbound Newburgh Road back to eastbound 6 Mile Road.
Westbound 6 Mile Road will be detoured to northbound Newburgh Road, then westbound 7 Mile Road to southbound Haggerty Road back to westbound 6 Mile Road.
Wednesday, Aug. 4 – Wednesday, Aug. 11:
The southbound I-275 ramp to Eureka Road (airport entrance) will be closed. Airport access will be available on eastbound I-94 via the Merriman Road exit.
The eastbound Eureka Road ramp to southbound I-275 will be closed.
Thursday, Aug. 5 – early September
The Schoolcraft Road bridge over M-14, west of Haggerty Road, is closing for improvements.
Westbound M-14 will have single-lane closures under Schoolcraft Road. The bike trail underneath Schoolcraft Road will be temporarily closed.
Schoolcraft Road detours:
Eastbound Schoolcraft Road traffic will be detoured to eastbound 5 Mile Road, then southbound Haggerty Road back to eastbound Schoolcraft Road.
Westbound Schoolcraft Road traffic will be detoured to northbound Haggerty Road, then westbound 5 Mile Road back to westbound Schoolcraft Road.
Lane restrictions through late fall:
- I-275 will have one lane open in each direction between I-94 and South Huron Road for concrete pavement repairs. Crews will be shifting the southbound I-275 lane closures this week, which will leave only the left lane open. The northbound I-275 shift will occur next week, leaving only the right lane open.
- Pennsylvania Road remains closed over I-275 with traffic detoured to Sibley Road through late August.
During this major multi-year project, work will be occurring in multiple areas at different times. Go to http://www.Revive275.org for more project details and updates.