Detroit I-94 closed for weekend

| Thursday, August 08, 2002

The FixDetroit6 Team announced closures on I-94 in Detroit for this weekend. Eastbound I-94 will be closed from Gratiot in Detroit to 10 Mile Road on Saturday from 6 a.m. until 6 p.m.

The posted detour uses northbound Gratiot to eastbound I-696, to eastbound I-94.

In addition, the 10 Mile Road entrance ramp to eastbound I-94 is scheduled to close Saturday during the same time frame.

Westbound I-94 will be closed from I-696 to Conner Avenue on Sunday from 6 a.m. until 6 p.m. The posted detour is westbound I-696 to southbound Gratiot, back to westbound I-94.

A second traffic shift will take motorists off westbound I-94 at Metro Parkway at 5 a.m. Saturday. Eastbound I-94 will carry both directions of traffic, with two lanes available for eastbound and westbound drivers. The traffic shift is scheduled to remain in place until early November.

In conjunction to the traffic shift, the exit ramp from eastbound I-94 to Metro Parkway will close, along with the Metro Parkway entrance ramp to westbound I-94.

For more information about The FixDetroit6 projects and possible closures, visit www.mdot.state.mi.us/fixdetroitsix.

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