I-94 to close this weekend for demolition of Burns Street overpass in Detroit
DETROIT – Crews will close a section of I-94 this weekend in order to demolish the Burns Street overpass in Detroit. One lane of traffic will be open on westbound I-94 for local traffic up to Conner Avenue, MDOT announced. All entrance ramps to westbound I-94 from Chalmers to Chene streets will close at 7 p.m. Friday and reopen by 5 a.m. Monday, crews said. AdEastbound I-94 traffic will be detoured from southbound I-75, to the eastbound Gratiot Connector, to northbound Gratiot Avenue, to eastbound Eight Mile Road and back to eastbound I-94, MDOT officials said. The Van Dyke Avenue entrance ramps to both directions of I-94 will stay closed starting Monday during the rebuilding of the Burns Street overpass.
Stretch of I-94 to be rebuilt from Conner to I-96
DETROIT – A massive wave of road construction in Metro Detroit is far from over -- it’s time to redo I-94. Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) officially has the go ahead to rebuild both directions of I-94 from Conner Street to I-96. Construction is expected to get underway in 2023. Watch the video above for the full report