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Bridge beam setting will close Rochester Rd. under I-75 in Oakland County

I-75 construction project coming in August
Posted at 11:17 AM, Jun 02, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-02 11:17:22-04

OAKLAND COUNTY, Mich. (WXYZ) — Weather permitting, Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) contracting crews will be closing both directions of Rochester Road under I-75 to set bridge beams 9 a.m.–7 p.m. daily on Wednesday, June 3, and Thursday, June 4.

The northbound I-75 exit and entrance ramps at Rochester Road will be closed for safety reasons, during the beam setting operation.

During the closure, detours for Rochester Road will be posted in each direction using Livernois, Maple, and Big Beaver roads. Northbound I-75 traffic can exit at 14 Mile or Adams roads. Access to northbound I-75 will be maintained at Crooks Road/Corporate Drive.

Fast facts:

  • Starting Wednesday morning, crews will begin setting bridge beams on the southbound I-75 bridge over Rochester Road.
  • Rochester Road will close under I-75 daily starting at 9 a.m. and ending by 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 3, and Thursday, June 4.
  • The northbound I-75 exit and entrance ramps at Rochester Road will be closed at the same time for safety reasons.