(CBS DETROIT) – The Michigan Department of Transportation announced that I-696 ramps to northbound I-75 will be closed this weekend in Oakland County to repair pavement.
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- Saturday, Aug. 21 at 5 a.m. – The eastbound I-696 ramp to northbound I-75 will close
- Sunday, Aug. 22 at 4 a.m. – The westbound I-696 ramp to northbound I-75 will close
Depending on the weather, both of the ramps are expected to reopen by sunset on Thursday, Sept. 9, in time for travel that will happen over Labor Day weekend.READ MORE: MDOT Update: Ramp Closures On I-94, I-275 As Part Of Rebuilding I-275 Project
In addition to this, repair work will also require the right lane of southbound I-75 to be closed from Coolidge Highway to Livernois Road. This closure will occur from 7 a.m. Monday, Aug. 23, and is expected to be removed by 5 p.m. Friday, Aug. 27.MORE NEWS: Shifting Ground Prompts Utility To Shut Down Gas Main In Southwest Detroit
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