Monday, January 16, 2012
Lanes on eastbound and westbound 12 Mile Road under I-75 are expected to remain closed into March.
Royal Oak residents who get onto Interstate 75 at 12 Mile Road may want to seek an alternate route beginning Monday. Urgent structural repairs to the I-75 bridges over 12 Mile Road in Madison Heights begin at 6 a.m. Monday. The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) reports the right lanes on eastbound and westbound 12 Mile Road under I-75 are expected to remain closed until early February. MDOT reminds the public that the lane closures on 12 Mile Road will last into March. In early February, the single right-lane closure will switch over to the left lanes. Click here for more information on the structural repair schedule.
Thursday, January 5, 2012
Motorists can expect delays through mid-March, MDOT says.
Urgent structural repairs to the Interstate 75 bridges over 12 Mile Road in Madison Heights will begin Jan. 16, requiring various lanes closures through mid-March, the Michigan Department of Transportation said. The repair work will require around-the-clock lane closures on 12 Mile Road until mid-March, along with lane closures and traffic shifts on I-75, according to MDOT. Deficiencies in the support mechanisms of the I-75 bridge over 12 Mile Road were discovered during a routine inspection of the bridge. MDOT inspects older bridges every six months. Newer bridges get inspected every two years. The bridge is question is inspected yearly, MDOT spokesman Rob Morosi said. On Jan. 16, crews will close lanes on 12 Mile Road to move in …
Wednesday, June 22, 2011
$400,000 MDOT-funded work aims to make busy intersection safer.
Work is to begin this week on Woodward Avenue at 12 Mile Road on a $400,000 project that the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) says is intended to improve pedestrian safety in Royal Oak and Berkley. MDOT said construction is expected to be completed in mid-September and include: During construction, motorists should expect the following restrictions: Also coming this summer: 12 Mile Road will be resurfaced from Woodward east to Main Street, including public sidewalk ADA ramp improvements, replacement of deteriorated curb and replacement of public sidewalk adjacent to deteriorated curb, the city engineer said. According to a letter from City Engineer Elden Danielson to the City Commission, the improvements along 12 Mile will be …