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Bridge work closing Long Lake Road under I-75 Wednesday night in Oakland County

I-75 construction project coming in August
Posted at 5:22 AM, Jul 22, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-22 05:22:19-04

(WXYZ) — The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) contracting crews will be closing Long Lake Road under I-75 to pour a new bridge deck, weather permitting.

MDOT says the work will require closing both directions of Long Lake Road starting at 8 p.m. Wednesday, July 22 and ending by 9 a.m. Thursday, July 23.

During the closure, posted detours for Long Lake Road include Livernois, Big Beaver and Crooks roads. After the deck pour work is completed, Long Lake Road will reopen to a single lane in each direction.

Fast facts:

  • Starting at 8 p.m. Wednesday, crews will be pouring a new bridge deck on the southbound I-75 structure over Long Lake Road.
  • Work requires closing Long Lake Road until Thursday morning.
  • No impact to I-75 traffic is expected during this operation.