MACOMB COUNTY, Mich. (CBS DETROIT) – Eastbound I-696 will be closed this weekend from I-75 to I-94 for sewer work requiring large equipment across all lanes of the freeway.

It will reopen Aug. 5 at 5 a.m.

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The work involves repairing sewer pipes to ensure drainage from the roadway. There will be one local lane open from I-75 to Mound Road for access to local businesses and residences only.

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The detour is southbound I-75 to eastbound Eight Mile Road to I-94.

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