DETROIT (WWJ) – It’s a sight that makes many drivers in Metro Detroit cringe: The dreaded orange construction barrel.
The following road work projects are scheduled for this weekend, according to MDOT. As always, some of this work may be postponed due to weather.
In Wayne County, eastbound I-94 ramp to southbound Merriman Road will be closed from 7 p.m. Friday until 5 a.m. Monday for pavement repairs. Ramp traffic will be detoured to Middlebelt Road to Goddard Road back to Merriman.
In Wayne County, northbound and southbound I-275 will have moving double-lane closures between I-96/M-14 and Will Carleton Road from 7 a.m. until 6 p.m. Saturday for bridge inspections.
In Wayne County, northbound and southbound I-275 over M-14 will have a single lane closed from 8 a.m. until 2 p.m. Saturday, and again from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. Sunday for bridge inspections.
In Detroit, eastbound I-96 will have a moving single-lane closure from Outer Drive to Wyoming Road from 7 a.m. until 6 p.m. Saturday for bridge inspections.
M-1 (Woodward Avenue):
In Oakland County, northbound M-1 has a right-lane closure at Nine Mile Road from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. daily until Thursday, April 4, for ongoing utility work.
In Wayne County, eastbound M-14 will have alternating double lane closures at Hines Drive starting at 7 p.m. Friday and ending by 5 a.m. Monday for pavement repairs.
In Wayne County, the westbound M-14 ramp to southbound I-275 will be closed from 7 a.m. until 10 a.m. Sunday for pavement repairs. A detour will be posted.
M-39 (Southfield Freeway):
In Wayne County, northbound M-39 from Michigan Avenue to Plymouth Road, and southbound M-39 from 8 Mile Road to I-94, will have moving right-lane closures from 7 a.m. until 6 p.m. on Sunday for bridge inspections.
M-102 (Eight Mile Road):
In Detroit, eastbound M-102 will have a moving left-lane closure from 6 a.m. until 3 p.m. on Friday for pavement work.
In Detroit, eastbound M-102 will have double right-lane closures from Livernois to Woodward avenues from 6 a.m. until 9 a.m. Saturday for pavement work.
Starting the week of Monday, March 31:
M-102 (Eight Mile Road):
In Detroit, the left lane of eastbound M-102 and the right lane of westbound M-102 will have moving work crews from 6 a.m. until 3 p.m. daily from Southfield Freeway to I-94 starting Monday, March 31, and ending Saturday, April 5, for pavement work.
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