Major Road Projects Begin Monday Morning

DETROIT (WWJ) – A big road project gets underway Monday morning, and you’ll need to know how to get around it.

M-DOT starts work this Monday on the I-94 – Southfield Freeway interchange.

The project includes repairing 12 bridges within the interchange, along with ramp and pavement repairs on I-94 between Pelham Road and M-39 until mid-November.

The following ramps will be closed beginning 4 a.m. Monday until early April:

– Southbound M-39 to eastbound and westbound I-94, and
– Eastbound Van Born Road to southbound M-39.

The following ramps will be closed beginning 4 a.m. Monday until May:
– Westbound I-94 to southbound M-39, and
– Westbound I-94 to Pelham Road.

In addition, the eastbound I-94 ramp to northbound M-39 and the northbound M-39 ramp to Van Born Road will be closed overnights from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. the following morning. Overnight double-lane closures on northbound M-39 from Allen Road to Outer Drive will occur until early April.

Know before you go: Keep it tuned to WWJ Newsradio 950 for traffic and weather, every 10 minutes on the 8s.  Check the CBS Detroit weather page for the extended forecast and up-to-the-minute information.



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