A hole can be seen at the top of the photo -- a pothole on I-75 which claimed many tires. (WWJ/Charlie Langton)

Massive Potholes ‘Eating Cars Up’ On I-75 During Morning Rush Hour

One Michigan State Police dispatcher says the hole in the right lane and is “eating cars up.”

CBS Detroit–08/17/2015

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MDOT Workers Find Body On I-94/I-275 Ramp In Romulus

A work crew made the discovery in a swampy area on the ramp from I-94 and I-275.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/29/2015

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Deficient I-75 Rouge River Bridge Set For $80 Million Repair Project In 2017

MDOT says Michigan’s shortage of highway repair funds makes it impossible to replace the deck sooner.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/07/2015

The updated MDOT app has a number of new features including access to traffic  cameras. (File photo)

MDOT Updates Traffic App To Help Commuters Navigate Roadways

The Michigan Department of Transportation has updated its Mi Drive app that provides motorists with additional traffic information.

CBS Detroit–03/16/2015

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Audit Finds Some Michigan Bridge Inspections Lacking

An audit finds some bridges classified as being in critical condition aren’t being inspected as frequently or as thoroughly as they should be.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/13/2015

Southfield Freeway bridge collapse in September 2014. (Credit: Mike Campbell/WWJ  Newsradio 950)

State Evaluating Replacement Of Pedestrian Bridge Over Southfield Freeway

MDOT is working to determine damage and cleanup costs, which is estimated at several hundred thousands of dollars.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/01/2014

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Southfield Freeway Reopens Following Collapse Of Pedestrian Bridge

Crews have cleaned up the debris along the freeway following an accident on Friday when a truck smashed into a pedestrian bridge causing the bridge to come crashing down across both sides.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/27/2014

An Instagram photo by Andrea Martineau, of Lansing, was randomly selected as the grand prize winner of the Michigan Department of Transportation 2014 Labor Day Mackinac Bridge Walk social media promotion. (Source: MDOT)

‘Grate’ Photo Wins Photographer A Trip To The Top Of The Mackinac Bridge

A picture of a grate on the Mackinac Bridge, looking down to the straits, was selected as the grand prize winner in MDOT’s annual Mackinac Bridge Walk photo contest.

CBS Detroit–09/23/2014

Flooding in Dearborn on Aug. 12, 2014. (credit: Stephanie Davis/WWJ)

Federal Money Promised, With Flood Damage Numbers Still Pouring In

The latest figures: Wayne County estimates flood damage at $340 million.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/20/2014

Flooding on I-696 (credit: Marie Osborne/WWJ)

MDOT: Flooded Freeway Cleanup Will Cost $500,000

“We will be doing ongoing inspections that will go on to make sure everything’s always working how it’s suppose to ; but we really did come out in good shape.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/13/2014