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Southbound I-75 to close at I-94 in Detroit this weekend

Posted at 5:43 PM, Apr 26, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-26 17:43:52-04

DETROIT (WXYZ) — There are plenty of things going on in Detroit this weekend, but an alert for drivers heading from the northern suburbs as southbound I-75 will close in the city for the entire weekend.

According to the Michigan Department of Transportation, southbound I-75 will close between I-94 and Warren Ave. beginning at 9 p.m. Friday. The closure will last until 5 a.m. on Monday.

To get around the closure, you can take southbound I-75 to westbound M-8 the Davison to southbound M-10 and then back to southbound I-75. The ramp to westbound I-94 from southbound I-75 will also be open only for the closure, and it will close once again wheen the road opens.

Other weekend construction from MDOT is below.


Oakland - NB/SB 75, 12 Mile to 14 Mile, CLOSED in :15 min increments, Fri 12AM-2AM.

Oakland - EB/WB Big Beaver UNDER I-75, Big Beaver closed, Fri 10pm-Mon 5am.

Wayne - SB I-75, 94 to Warren, SB 75 CLOSED, Fri 9pm-Mon 5am.

(SB 75 ramp to WB 94 reopening only for this work & will close again when SB 75 reopens)

Wayne - EB/WB 94 ramps to SB 75, RAMPS CLOSED, Fri 9pm-Mon 5am.

Wayne - SB Clay St ramp to SB I-75, ramp closed, Fri 10pm-Mon 5am.


Wayne - EB/WB 94 ramps to SB 75, RAMPS CLOSED, Fri 9pm-Mon 5am.

Wayne – WB 94, 75 to John R., 2 left lanes open, right lane closed, Fri 9pm-Sat 9pm.

Wayne - WB 94, Outer Dr to M-39, 1 LANE OPEN, Fri 9pm-Mon 5am.

Wayne, WB 94, Conner St to M-3/Gratiot, 2 lanes open, right closed, Sat 6am-5pm.

Wayne - EB 94, 96 to M10, 2 lanes open, left moving lane closure, Sat 7am-7pm.

Wayne - WB 94, M-10 to I-96, 2 lanes open, left moving lane closure, Sun 7am-7pm.

Wayne - NB Belleville Rd ramp to WB 94, ramp closed, Fri 9am-Sun 8pm.


Oakland - WB I-96 Novi Rd to Kent Lake, 1 LANE OPEN NIGHTLY, moving 2 lanes closed, Sun-Th 9pm-5am, Fri-Sat 9pm-7am.


Macomb - EB 696, Mound to M-3 (Gratiot), 1 LANE OPEN, 3 closed, Fri 10pm-Mon 5am.

Oakland - EB 696 at US-24 (Telegraph), left lane closed thru Sun 3pm.

M-1: (Woodward)

Oakland - NB M-1 at Long Lake, right lane closed, Sat 8am-3pm.

Oakland – NB M-1/75BL/US24BL, Pike St to Huron St, right lane closed, Sat 8am-3pm.

Oakland - SB M-1/75BL/US24BL, Huron St to Pike St, left lane closed, Sat 8am-3pm.

Wayne - NB/SB M-1, McNichols to 8 Mile (M-102) 1 LANE OPEN, 3 closed, Fri 9pm-Mon 5am.


Oakland – WB M-5 CLOSED, Middle belt to 275, Fri 9pm-MONDAY 8PM!!

Oakland - SB M-5 ramp to EB 696, 1 LANE OPEN, 1 LANE CLOSED, Thu 9pm-Fri 9pm.

Oakland - WB M-5 ramp to SB I-275, 1 LANE OPEN, 1 LANE CLOSED, Fri 9pm-Sat 5am.

Oakland - WB Grand River Ave ramp to WB M-5, ramp closed, Fri 9pm-Mon 8pm.


Wayne - EB/WB M-14, 275 to Gotfredson, 1 LANE OPEN, moving 2 lane closure, Sat-Sun 8am-5pm.

M-39: (Southfield)

Wayne – NB M-39, Ford Rd to McNichols, 1 LANE OPEN, and ramp closures, Fri 8pm-Mon 5am.


Oakland – EB/WB M-59 at Opdyke Rd, INTERMITTENT CLOSURE, Sun 9am-10am.

Oakland - WB M-59, Milford Rd to Timber Ridge, lane closed daily thru 5/11/19, 6am-3pm.

Starting Monday

I-75: Monday

Wayne – NB 75 Service Drive, Waterman St to Clark, 1 LANE OPEN, Mon 7am-end of May.

Wayne - NB I-75 ramp connector to NB US 24, 1 LANE OPEN, Mon 9am-end of May.

I-94: Monday

Wayne - WB 94, Outer Dr to M-39, 1 LANE OPEN NIGHTLY, Mon-Fri 9pm-5am.

I-696: Monday

Oakland - EB/WB I-696 at Lahser, right lane closed, Mon-Thu 9am-3pm.

US-24: Monday

Oakland - NB US-24, Orchard Lake to M-59, center left turn lane and left intermittent lane closed, Mon-Wed 7am-5pm.

Oakland - SB US-24, Elizabeth Lake to Orchard Lake, left lane closed, Mon-Wed 7am-5pm.


(Always check for ALL projects.)


Oakland l- NB/SB 75, 13 Mile to Adams, 2 lanes open thru Fall.

Wayne - NB/SB 75 ramps to WB 94, RAMPS CLOSED thru Fall.


Macomb - EB 696, Mound to Gratiot, 2 LANES CLOSED, 2 OPEN.

Macomb - WB 696, Gratiot to Dequindre, left lane closed.

M-5/Grand River:

Oakland - Grand River CLOSED OVER M-5, east of 275, thru fall.


Wayne - US 12, Wyoming to Rosa Parks, overnight work, weeknights, 6pm-6am.


Oakland - NB/SB US-24, Long Lake to Square Lake, 2 lanes OPEN, 2 lanes CLOSED, till end April.

Oakland – NB US-24 ramp to NB M10/WB 696, ramp closed till June.