Guide to M-1 Rail project in Detroit

About the project:

The 3.3-mile M-1 Rail streetcar route will include 20 stations serving 12 locations and connect riders to key destinations along Woodward Avenue. The streetcar will serve curb-side stations for nearly the entire length of the route, transitioning to center-running at the north and south ends of the system.

  • Congress Street
  • Campus Martius
  • Grand Circus Park
  • Foxtown
  • Sibley Street
  • Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd.
  • Canfield Street
  • Warren Avenue
  • Ferry Street
  • Amsterdam
  • Amtrak
  • West Grand Boulevard

Construction starts July 28th and is expected to take up to 27 months

  • With the exception of limited full closures, traffic flow will generally be maintained along Woodward Avenue during streetcar line construction.
  • When one side of Woodward is closed, the remaining side will generally serve traffic moving in both directions
  • Cross streets will remain open except during temporary closures and detours.

To view a construction map, click here.

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