North and Southbound I-75 to Close for Bridge Demolition and Road Repair this weekend in Oakland County

PONTIAC,  MI – Weather permitting, work on the I-75 modernization project in Oakland County continues this weekend.

Scheduled to begin at 11 p.m. Friday, Sept. 20, northbound and southbound I-75 will be closed between I-696 and I-75 Business Loop (BL) (Square Lake Road). Both directions of I-75 will reopen by 5 a.m. Monday, Sept. 23. During the closure, northbound and southbound I-75 traffic will be detoured to M-1 (Woodward Avenue).

Closing both directions of the freeway is necessary to allow crews to safely remove the Dallas Avenue overpass above I-75 and repair pavement on sections of the freeway between I-696 and Square Lake Road.

– Bridge demolition and pavement repair work will require closing both directions of I-75 between I-696 and I-75 BL (Square Lake Road) this weekend in Oakland County.

– The closure will begin at 11 p.m. Friday and end by 5 a.m. Monday.

– The Dallas Avenue overpass will be demolished over the weekend.