I-75 reconstruction in Oakland County starts Monday, Aug. 15

LANSING, MI – The first project to rebuild I-75 in Oakland County will begin Monday, August 15, 2016,  according to the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT). I-75

The two-year, $90.8 million investment between Coolidge Highway and South Boulevard includes reconstructing pavement, replacing bridges, and modernizing the Square Lake Road interchange.

Beginning at 9 a.m. on Monday, Aug. 15, the right lane of southbound I-75 will be closed continuously from the Square Lake Road interchange to Coolidge Highway to prepare for a future traffic shift. Northbound I-75 will have intermittent single-lane closures from Coolidge Highway to South Boulevard. In addition, single-lane closures will be in place on the northbound and southbound I-75 ramps to westbound Square Lake Road.

This configuration is expected to last into early September before another stage of the project is scheduled to begin.

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