Roads & Construction

Published September 18, 2019

TROY — All lanes of north- and southbound Interstate 75 will close from 11 p.m. Sept. 20 to 5 a.m. Sept. 23 between Interstate 696 and the business loop of Square Lake Road.

Read More

Published September 13, 2019

WEST BLOOMFIELD — The Road Commission for Oakland County planned to begin working on a roundabout at Maple and Middlebelt roads that will involve a road closure this month.

Read More

Published September 10, 2019

LATHRUP VILLAGE — Labor Day may have marked the unofficial end of summer, but construction season is still in full swing.

Read More

Published September 6, 2019

METRO DETROIT — There’s good news to report for anyone driving near Interstate 696.

Read More

Published September 3, 2019

TROY — A drunken driving incident on Interstate 75, near Crooks Road, Aug. 16 highlighted the struggles that police and first responders are facing in responding to the hard-to-access freeway.

Read More

Published August 30, 2019

FRASER — Construction is on schedule on Masonic Boulevard.

Read More

Published August 28, 2019

LATHRUP VILLAGE — To help residents get informed before they head to the polls Nov. 5, Lathrup Village hosted an informational meeting Aug. 24 on a road bond proposal.

Read More

Published August 27, 2019

GROSSE POINTE CITY — The summer of 2019 is one that Grosse Pointe City residents living on and near Maumee Avenue will remember — and not in a good way.

Read More

Published August 26, 2019

STERLING HEIGHTS — The Sterling Heights City Council is making its dissatisfaction known over Lansing’s proposed plans to raise taxes for road funding.

Read More

Published August 22, 2019

WEST BLOOMFIELD — A roughly three-quarters-of-a-mile stretch of Orchard Lake Road is receiving a facelift thanks to a streetscape project that runs from the roundabout at 14 Mile Road to just north of Powers Road in West Bloomfield Township.

Read More

Published August 21, 2019

MACOMB TOWNSHIP — Work is set to begin in the coming week on 21 Mile Road.

Read More

Published August 19, 2019

FERNDALE — Ferndale could be looking at reducing Woodward Avenue by one lane in the future.

Read More

Published August 13, 2019

EASTPOINTE — The city of Eastpointe will host a public hearing regarding plans to reduce a portion of Eight Mile Road from four lanes to three at its regular City Council meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 20.

Read More

Published August 8, 2019

TROY — All lanes of east- and westbound Maple Road will close under Interstate 75 from 10 p.m. Aug. 9 to 5 a.m. Aug. 12 so crews can demolish the northbound I-75 freeway bridge over Maple Road. 

Read More

Published August 6, 2019

PLEASANT RIDGE/ROYAL OAK — The Michigan Department of Transportation recently started a million-dollar project on the eastbound Interstate 696 service drive on 10 Mile Road, near Pleasant Ridge and Royal Oak.

Read More

Published August 1, 2019

Online Only

TROY — Northbound and southbound lanes of Interstate 75 will close, leaving one lane open each way, from Square Lake Road to Baldwin Road 4 a.m.-10 p.m. Aug. 4.

Read More

Published July 30, 2019

LATHRUP VILLAGE — We all want better roads in Michigan. But what is the best way to fix them?

Read More

Published July 30, 2019

TROY — Saying that the plan made no sense, the Troy City Council unanimously denied developer Safet Stafa’s two requests to rezone three parcels comprising 2.5 acres on Big Beaver Road and McClure Drive from single family to a Big Beaver zoning district July 22.

Read More

Published July 29, 2019

FRASER — The city of Fraser is on the hook for another road-related bill on 15 Mile Road. This new revelation, however, doesn’t have anything to do with sinkholes.

Read More

Published July 26, 2019

HARRISON TOWNSHIP — Gov. Gretchen Whitmer paid a brief visit to Harrison Township on July 22 to get a closer look at the crumbling South River Road bridge.

Read More