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At the end of one street a sign reads, "No construction traffic allowed. No excuses." (WWJ Photo/Ron Dewey)

Living In Southfield Freeway Construction Zones

If you think taking the service drives through the Southfield Freeway construction zone is challenging, try living there. WWJ’s Ron Dewey spoke to some of those residents on Detroit’s west side.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/17/2011

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Gas Station Owner Says Construction’s Killing Business

A St. Clair Shores gas station owner was so upset by the road work affecting his business that he took matters into his own hands…and now he’s facing jail time.


Construction will detour traffic along Novi Road.  (iStockphoto)

New Construction Greeting Drivers On Novi Road

The road there will be expanded to five lanes and a bridge will be built over the CSX Railroad tracks.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/23/2011


Southfield Freeway Construction Starting

Construction barrels are being deployed for a major project that’ll affect thousands and thousands of people every day.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/28/2011


Major Road Construction Project In Rochester Hills

For most of the year, Crooks Road will be reduced to one lane in either direction between Austin Avenue and the Star Batt/Avon Industrial drives.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/14/2011


Major Road Construction Projects Starting

Among the major projects getting underway this week: I-696 in Warren, I-94 in Port Huron and M-39 in Southfield and Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/28/2011

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Freeway Closures To Work Your Way Around

The first weekend freeway closure of the new year is in the works. Both directions of the Southfield Fwy/M-39 are scheduled to be closed between 8 Mile and M-10, 9 o’clock tonight until early Monday […]

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/15/2011

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Southfield Freeway Construction Starting

One of Metro Detroit’s biggest road projects of 2011 is scheduled to start as early as this weekend. WWJ’s Ron Dewey reports that it seems like the road construction season is starting earlier and earlier […]

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/04/2011

Lodge Closure Tops Weekend Roadwork Rundown

There’s one full freeway closer to keep in mind this weekend. In Detroit, the Lodge (M-10)  will be closed completely on the southbound side from I-75 to Jefferson Ave. for pavement repairs near Joe Louis Arena and […]


Weekend Road Work Alert

While the summer season sticks around, so does road construction. Metro Detroiters should watch out for a string of brake lights on several freeways this weekend.