Construction Activities: United States

Construction Activities: United States

Dates and times below may change due to weather conditions and other factors affecting construction activities. Although this list is intended to be comprehensive, unavoidable emergency road detours and road closures may occur. Please watch for workers when travelling in the area. We apologize for any inconvenience and thank you for your patience.

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Week of July 26, 2021

Michigan Interchange I-75 Closures

Fort Street - NEW

  • All lanes of Fort Street between Livernois Avenue and Campbell Street may close periodically starting July 27, 2021 until November 10, 2021, from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. daily as needed.
  • The right lane of eastbound Fort Street between Campbell Street and Morrell Street may close periodically starting July 27, 2021 until November 10, 2021, from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. daily as needed.
  • The right lane of eastbound Fort Street at the intersection of Green Street may close periodically starting July 27, 2021 until November 10, 2021, from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. daily as needed.
  • The right lane of eastbound Fort Street at the intersection of West End Street may close periodically starting July 27, 2021 until November 10, 2021, from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. daily as needed.
  • When Fort Street closes starting July 27, 2021 until November 10, 2021, the expected time for equipment crossings will be one to four hours.

Lewerenz Street

  • Lewerenz Street will remain closed between Fort Street and northbound I-75 Service Drive, until July 30, 2021.
  • Northbound Lewerenz Street will remain closed between southbound I-75 Service Drive and Lafayette Boulevard until July 30, 2021, daily as needed.

Springwells Street - NEW

  • Northbound Springwells Street remains closed between the southbound I-75 Service Drive and Lafayette Boulevard until August 6, 2021.
  • Southbound Springwells Street remains closed between southbound I-75 Service Drive and Olivet Street until August 6, 2021.
  • All lanes of Olivet Street will remain closed between 125’ west of Springwells Street to Springwells Street until August 6, 2021.

Campbell Street

  • Southbound Campbell Street remains closed between West Jefferson Avenue and Lauderdale Street until August 9, 2021.

West End Street

  • West End Street will remain closed between Fort Street and Melville Street until August 10, 2021. Local traffic and business traffic will access West End Street via Norfolk Southern Railroad to Melville Street.

Post Street

  • Post Street will close over a long-term period between CSX Railroad and the Delray Mechanical entrance starting at 8 a.m. on February 1, 2021.

I-75 Service Drive

  • Bridging North America (BNA) will temporarily implement mobile closures on northbound and southbound I-75 Service Drives between Clark Street and Green Street until November 30, 2021, between 6 a.m. and 6 p.m. as needed. Only one lane will close. Closures will be less than 30 minutes in duration during these timeframes for mobilization and demobilization of equipment activities.
  • BNA will temporarily implement mobile closures on northbound and southbound I-75 Service Drives between Schaefer Avenue and Michigan Avenue starting April 22 to December 3, 2021, between 7 a.m. and 4 p.m. as needed. Only one lane will close. Closures will be less than 30 minutes in duration during these timeframes for mobilization and demobilization of equipment activities.

I-75 Northbound

  • Three left lanes will close overnight on northbound I-75 between Clark Street and Springwells Street until July 30, 2021, from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. daily as needed.

I-75 Southbound

  • Three right lanes will close overnight on southbound I-75 between Clark Street to Springwells Street until July 30, 2021, from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. daily as needed.

Long-Term I-75 Closures

As construction of the Michigan Interchange continues, Bridging North America will temporarily close several streets along the northbound I-75 Service Drive, including Livernois Avenue, Military Street and Cavalry Street, between July 17, 2020, and October 30, 2021. Several streets will close over a long-term period, including sections of Dragoon Street, Military Street, Cavalry Street, Driggs Street, Harvey Street, Reeder Street and Hussar Street on July 17, 2020.

I-75 Service Drive

  • The northbound I-75 Service Drive will close between Waterman Street and Dragoon Street, starting June 15, 2021, to August 1, 2022.
  • I-75 Service Drive in both directions is closed between Clark Street and Dragoon Street until June 15, 2022.
    Junction Street will remain open to through traffic.

I-75 Southbound

  • The left lane of southbound I-75 is closed between Bagley Avenue and Junction Street from April 25, 2021 to January 31, 2022.
  • The left lane of southbound I-75 is closed between Springwells Street and McKinstry Street until January 31, 2022.

I-75 Northbound

  • Livernois exit-ramp at Northbound I-75 will close over a long-term period, starting at 7 a.m. on June 15, 2021.
  • The left lane is closed on northbound I-75 between Harbaugh and Clark Streets until January 31, 2022.

Springwells Court

  • Springwells Court northbound and southbound is closed west of the Lafarge entrance to east of the Springwells Court detour from May 15, 2021 until November 23, 2024.

Springwells Street

  • All lanes of the Springwells Street on/exit ramp at northbound I-75 will be closed until August 6, 2021.
  • All lanes of the Springwells Street on/exit ramp at southbound I-75 will be closed until August 6, 2021.
  • Southbound I-75 Service Drive will close between Wheelock Street and Govin Street until August 6, 2021.
  • Northbound I-75 Service Drive will close between Wheellock Street and Springwells exit ramp until August 6, 2021.

Livernois Avenue

  • The Livernois Avenue ramps to north and southbound I-75 is closed beginning March 30, 2021.

Clark Street

  • The Clark Street ramps to north and southbound I-75 is closed beginning March 30, 2021.

Construction Activities

US Port of Entry (POE)

  • Grubbing, clearing and excavation continues
  • Wick drain installation continues

US Bridge site

  • Concrete, rebar and formwork continue on north and south towers
  • Concrete, rebar and formwork continue on north and south piers

Michigan Interchange

  • Backwall installation continues for Springwells and Livernois bridges
  • Construction activities continue on northbound I-75 Service Drive and Springwells intersection
  • Work continues at the Cavalry Siphon

Construction Activities

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