Michigan Roads To Get Brighter Orange Construction BarrelsThe Michigan Department of Transportation is planning to change its orange construction barrels to have brighter and more costly sheeting that department officials say will improve safety.
Branding Campaign Announced To Promote Michigan As Center Of Innovative TransportationIn a nutshell: self-driving cars.
Michigan Bills Expand Use Of Driverless Cars Beyond Testing"We're working with the industry and MDOT so that once these vehicles are on the road you can rest assured that they are safe," said the lead sponsor, Republican Sen. Mike Kowall.
Traffic Restrictions Lifted Across Michigan To Ease Busy Memorial Day TravelAAA estimates 1.2 million motorists will be using Michigan roads and bridges during the annual gateway to summer.
Traffic Fatalities Continue To Rise In MichiganTraffic fatalities in Michigan continue to increase year over year.
MDOT Reminder: Don't Plow Snow From Driveway Into The RoadPiling or depositing snow that obstructs vision is a violation of Michigan's Vehicle Code.
MDOT: Drivers Should Watch For Flooding While Frozen Roads ThawMDOT spokesperson Diane Cross urged drivers to be careful driving through standing water that may start to pool up on some metro Detroit roadways.
Limo Company Has Operating Certificate Revoked By State For Failing Safety InspectionsA local company has its bus and limo operating certificates revoked after the state says it failed safety inspections.
MDOT Spending $2.3 Million To Cover Dead-Looking Areas Along I-696 With MulchCrews have been using blower tubes to spray brown shredded bark mulch on the sloping hillsides.
Massive Potholes 'Eating Cars Up' On I-75 During Morning Rush HourOne Michigan State Police dispatcher says the hole in the right lane and is "eating cars up."
MDOT Workers Find Body On I-94/I-275 Ramp In RomulusA work crew made the discovery in a swampy area on the ramp from I-94 and I-275.
Deficient I-75 Rouge River Bridge Set For $80 Million Repair Project In 2017MDOT says Michigan's shortage of highway repair funds makes it impossible to replace the deck sooner.