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The Daily Mining Gazette
Work continues on stoplight in HoughtonWork this week includes installation of signal poles, said Jeff Rautiola, assis
Work continues on stoplight in Houghton
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 8 hours ago
Work this week includes installation of signal poles, said Jeff Rautiola, assistant construction engineer for the Michigan Department of Transportation. First, he said, there has to be some pavement patching on the edge of the roadway. "We get the... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Ramp connecting SB 131 and EB M-6 closed due to semi crashaccident in Kent County. Dispatch says a semi-truck rolled over into the media
Ramp connecting SB 131 and EB M-6 closed due to semi crash
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted yesterday
accident in Kent County. Dispatch says a semi-truck rolled over into the median around 10:45 a.m., Monday, Sept. 26. The Michigan Department of Transportation tweeted the ramp was closed at 11 a.m. No word at this time how many vehicles were... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
1 dead, 1 injured in shooting near Lodge Freewayof the suspect isn't immediately available, police said. The northbound Lodge
1 dead, 1 injured in shooting near Lodge Freeway
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
of the suspect isn't immediately available, police said. The northbound Lodge Freeway was closed at 7 Mile until about 7:15 a.m., according to the Michigan Department of Transportation. Read or Share this story: http://on.free... Read more
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MLive.com
Northbound US-131, crash after West Main/M-43 blocks left lanecrash at 6:20 a.m. Monday, Sept.26 has closed the left lane of northbound US-13
Northbound US-131, crash after West Main/M-43 blocks left lane
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
crash at 6:20 a.m. Monday, Sept.26 has closed the left lane of northbound US-131 near Mile Marker 42, West Main Street in Kalamazoo County, according to the Michigan Department of Transportation. No details about the crash were immediately availab... Read more
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The Alpena News
Progress continues at new TBTA sitethe authority the original plans for the opening were for a 30-foot section, bu
Progress continues at new TBTA site
The Alpena News / Posted 3 days ago
the authority the original plans for the opening were for a 30-foot section, but they were modified due to a request by the Michigan Department of Transportation. Higgins said the larger opening will better accommodate traffic. TBTA Chairman Greg... Read more
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MLive.com
M-22's scenic Northern Michigan route to become newest state bywayOnekama and Arcadia in Manistee County, and through Elberta and Frankfort in Be
M-22's scenic Northern Michigan route to become newest state byway
MLive.com / Posted 4 days ago
Onekama and Arcadia in Manistee County, and through Elberta and Frankfort in Benzie County. Representatives from the Michigan Department of Transportation, Alliance for Economic Success, Travel Michigan and more will attend the official... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
MSP trooper hurt in road rage crash heading to Sgt. Steil's funeralClair Shores. He was shot while chasing a suspect. Shaw and some other police l
MSP trooper hurt in road rage crash heading to Sgt. Steil's funeral
Detroit Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
Clair Shores. He was shot while chasing a suspect. Shaw and some other police left the church to respond to the crash. The Michigan Department of Transportation in Detroit tweeted I-94 east is closed at 8 Mile/Vernier. MDOT is instructing... Read more
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MLive.com
Reports: MSP motorcycle trooper in serious condition after hit-and-run crashand hit the trooper. Calls to State Police Lt. Mike Shaw Friday morning, Sept.
Reports: MSP motorcycle trooper in serious condition after hit-and-run crash
MLive.com / Posted 4 days ago
and hit the trooper. Calls to State Police Lt. Mike Shaw Friday morning, Sept. 23 were not immediately returned. The Michigan Department of Transportation reports that eastbound I-94 is closed at 8 Mile and Vernier and that motorists should... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Weekend ramp, lane closures on freeways near Brightonroad and bridge project is finished. The following will close at 7 p.m. today
Weekend ramp, lane closures on freeways near Brighton
Detroit Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
road and bridge project is finished. The following will close at 7 p.m. today through 7 a.m. Saturday, according to a Michigan Department of Transportation release: Old U.S.-23 at I-96 is set to close at 9 p.m. today through 5 a.m. Monday.... Read more
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The Alpena News
TBTA shows profit loss on trolley serviceobtained by the TBTA. Originally TBTA officials were awarded a federal grant f
TBTA shows profit loss on trolley service
The Alpena News / Posted 4 days ago
obtained by the TBTA. Originally TBTA officials were awarded a federal grant for more than $2.6 million officiated by the Michigan Department of Transportation. Four trolleys were custom made by Hometown Trolleys in Crandon, Wis. Each trolley... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
I-75 fire and Telegraph Rd. crash among calls that kept first responders busyCity of Monroe Fire Department, Monroe County Sheriff’s Office and Michigan Sta
I-75 fire and Telegraph Rd. crash among calls that kept first responders busy
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 4 days ago
City of Monroe Fire Department, Monroe County Sheriff’s Office and Michigan State Police. Because of the smoke and flames, Michigan Department of Transportation sent messages on its Twitter and email services that the right two lanes of southbound... Read more
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Detroit Tigers
Every Game Counts as Tigers Return Home for Final Regular Season Homestand Against Royals and Indians Beginning September 23rd at Comerica Parkrecommend tuning to WWJ 950 AM for up-to-the-minute updates on traffic alerts a
Every Game Counts as Tigers Return Home for Final Regular Season Homestand Against Royals and Indians Beginning September 23rd at Comerica Park
Detroit Tigers / Posted 5 days ago
recommend tuning to WWJ 950 AM for up-to-the-minute updates on traffic alerts and closures. · Fans can also check with the Michigan Department of Transportation and the City of Detroit Department of Transportation for real-time road closures and... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Crash closes 44th St. exit along SB US-131were reported in the crash, according to Michigan State Police. Their severity
Crash closes 44th St. exit along SB US-131
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 5 days ago
were reported in the crash, according to Michigan State Police. Their severity is unclear at this time. The Michigan Department of Transportation reported the exit closure at 2:34 p.m. This is a developing story. We’ll update it as... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Southbound US 131 construction ending FridayU.S. 131 into downtown Grand Rapids. The construction project that has caused
Southbound US 131 construction ending Friday
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 5 days ago
U.S. 131 into downtown Grand Rapids. The construction project that has caused back-ups all summer long is wrapping up. The Michigan Department of Transportation says all lanes, including the ramp from Ann and Turner will open Friday, Sept.... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Quincy Street concrete fix won’t set completion date back: MDOTAnderson, project manager for the Michigan Department of Transportation Ishpemi
Quincy Street concrete fix won’t set completion date back: MDOT
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
Anderson, project manager for the Michigan Department of Transportation Ishpeming Transportation Service Center, said sections of sidewalk on both sides of the 400 block of Quincy Street were not poured to specifications, which means the sections... Read more
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The Alpena News
2-way traffic downtown on 1 year delayGreg Sundin said there isn't enough time to coordinate the needed contractors a
2-way traffic downtown on 1 year delay
The Alpena News / Posted 5 days ago
Greg Sundin said there isn't enough time to coordinate the needed contractors and get the traffic lights reprogrammed by Michigan Department of Transportation. "There are a lot of players we have to get in line and on the same page in terms of... Read more
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Flint Township View
Final Adopt-A-Highway cleanup starts Saturday | September 22, 2016and crews are getting ready for the year’s last Adopt-AHighway pickup along sta
Final Adopt-A-Highway cleanup starts Saturday | September 22, 2016
Flint Township View / Posted 5 days ago
and crews are getting ready for the year’s last Adopt-AHighway pickup along state roadways. Participants in the popular Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) program will be picking up litter along highway roadsides from Saturday, Sept.... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Biking, walking to take over Motor City this monthwould be no loss of parking. "If you're 8 years old or 80 years old … it's (Mic
Biking, walking to take over Motor City this month
Detroit Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
would be no loss of parking. "If you're 8 years old or 80 years old … it's (Michigan Avenue) not an easy street to cross." Michigan Department of Transportation spokeswoman Diane Cross said that the volume of traffic on Michigan in Detroit makes... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Construction that backed up traffic on US-131 ends FridayRapids will be gone by the end of the day Friday, September 23. So says the pr
Construction that backed up traffic on US-131 ends Friday
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 6 days ago
Rapids will be gone by the end of the day Friday, September 23. So says the project manager, Tanya Pawlukiewicz at the Michigan Department of Transportation. “I received a lot of phone calls this summer,” she says. “Some good, some... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Adopt-A-Highway effort makes state roads look betterour thousands of Adopt-A-Highway crews for their dedication and hard work to he
Adopt-A-Highway effort makes state roads look better
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
our thousands of Adopt-A-Highway crews for their dedication and hard work to help keep Michigan roadsides clean," said Michigan Department of Transportation Director Kirk Steudle. "Every year, these volunteers provide a financial boost for MDOT... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
DEQ rep talks with Torch Lake PAC on cleanup effortinstalled a gate, repaired damaged fencing and removed asbestos. "There was as
DEQ rep talks with Torch Lake PAC on cleanup effort
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
installed a gate, repaired damaged fencing and removed asbestos. "There was asbestos laying on the ground where MDOT (Michigan Department of Transportation) mowed along the roadway, so it was good to get that out of there earlier," Clark said.... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Preparations for gateway sign underwayat its regular meeting in August. The closure affects 15 homes in the immediate
Preparations for gateway sign underway
The Mining Journal / Posted 7 days ago
at its regular meeting in August. The closure affects 15 homes in the immediate area, and will create a cul-de-sac. Michigan Department of Transportation will pay for half of the $15,000 project, which is being completed at the same time as... Read more
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MLive.com
No solution for crumbling M-6, says concrete expertconference at the Grand Rapids Area Chamber of Commerce office in downtown Gran
No solution for crumbling M-6, says concrete expert
MLive.com / Posted 7 days ago
conference at the Grand Rapids Area Chamber of Commerce office in downtown Grand Rapids, along with officials from the Michigan Department of Transportation, which helped pay for the study. The study identifies freeze-thaw damage and... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
New location for Detroit protected bicycle lanes meetingfor public input on proposed protected bicycle lanes along a section of Michiga
New location for Detroit protected bicycle lanes meeting
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
for public input on proposed protected bicycle lanes along a section of Michigan Avenue in Detroit. The city and the Michigan Department of Transportation will host Thursday's meeting at UAW Local 22, 4300 Michigan Avenue. The pilot project... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
New location for Detroit protected bicycle lanes meetingfor public input on proposed protected bicycle lanes along a section of Michiga
New location for Detroit protected bicycle lanes meeting
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 8 days ago
for public input on proposed protected bicycle lanes along a section of Michigan Avenue in Detroit. The city and the Michigan Department of Transportation will host Thursday's meeting at UAW Local 22, 4300 Michigan Avenue. The pilot project... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
New location for Detroit protected bicycle lanes meetingfor public input on proposed protected bicycle lanes along a section of Michiga
New location for Detroit protected bicycle lanes meeting
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 8 days ago
for public input on proposed protected bicycle lanes along a section of Michigan Avenue in Detroit. The city and the Michigan Department of Transportation will host Thursday's meeting at UAW Local 22, 4300 Michigan Avenue. The pilot project... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
New location for Detroit protected bicycle lanes meetingfor public input on proposed protected bicycle lanes along a section of Michiga
New location for Detroit protected bicycle lanes meeting
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 8 days ago
for public input on proposed protected bicycle lanes along a section of Michigan Avenue in Detroit. The city and the Michigan Department of Transportation will host Thursday's meeting at UAW Local 22, 4300 Michigan Avenue. The pilot project... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Input sought on protected bicycle lanes along Detroit streetto get public input on proposed protected bicycle lanes along a section of Mich
Input sought on protected bicycle lanes along Detroit street
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 8 days ago
to get public input on proposed protected bicycle lanes along a section of Michigan Avenue in Detroit. The city and the Michigan Department of Transportation will host Thursday's meeting at UAW Local 900, 38200 Michigan Avenue. The pilot... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Input sought on protected bicycle lanes along Detroit streetto get public input on proposed protected bicycle lanes along a section of Mich
Input sought on protected bicycle lanes along Detroit street
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
to get public input on proposed protected bicycle lanes along a section of Michigan Avenue in Detroit. The city and the Michigan Department of Transportation will host Thursday's meeting at UAW Local 900, 38200 Michigan Avenue. The pilot... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Input sought on protected bicycle lanes along Detroit streetto get public input on proposed protected bicycle lanes along a section of Mich
Input sought on protected bicycle lanes along Detroit street
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
to get public input on proposed protected bicycle lanes along a section of Michigan Avenue in Detroit. The city and the Michigan Department of Transportation will host Thursday's meeting at UAW Local 900, 38200 Michigan Avenue. The pilot... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Input sought on protected bicycle lanes along Detroit streetto get public input on proposed protected bicycle lanes along a section of Mich
Input sought on protected bicycle lanes along Detroit street
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 8 days ago
to get public input on proposed protected bicycle lanes along a section of Michigan Avenue in Detroit. The city and the Michigan Department of Transportation will host Thursday's meeting at UAW Local 900, 38200 Michigan Avenue. The pilot... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Input sought on protected bicycle lanes along Detroit streetto get public input on proposed protected bicycle lanes along a section of Mich
Input sought on protected bicycle lanes along Detroit street
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 8 days ago
to get public input on proposed protected bicycle lanes along a section of Michigan Avenue in Detroit. The city and the Michigan Department of Transportation will host Thursday's meeting at UAW Local 900, 38200 Michigan Avenue. The pilot... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Input sought on protected bicycle lanes along Detroit streetto get public input on proposed protected bicycle lanes along a section of Mich
Input sought on protected bicycle lanes along Detroit street
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 8 days ago
to get public input on proposed protected bicycle lanes along a section of Michigan Avenue in Detroit. The city and the Michigan Department of Transportation will host Thursday's meeting at UAW Local 900, 38200 Michigan Avenue. The pilot... Read more
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The Alpena News
Input sought on protected bicycle lanes along Detroit streetto get public input on proposed protected bicycle lanes along a section of Mich
Input sought on protected bicycle lanes along Detroit street
The Alpena News / Posted 8 days ago
to get public input on proposed protected bicycle lanes along a section of Michigan Avenue in Detroit. The city and the Michigan Department of Transportation will host Thursday's meeting at UAW Local 900, 38200 Michigan Avenue. The pilot... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Input sought on protected bicycle lanes along Detroit streetto get public input on proposed protected bicycle lanes along a section of Mich
Input sought on protected bicycle lanes along Detroit street
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 8 days ago
to get public input on proposed protected bicycle lanes along a section of Michigan Avenue in Detroit. The city and the Michigan Department of Transportation will host Thursday's meeting at UAW Local 900, 38200 Michigan Avenue. The pilot... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Crashes pepper metro Detroit roads on rainy Saturdayinformation was available on that crash this morning. It was unknown when the i
Crashes pepper metro Detroit roads on rainy Saturday
Detroit Free Press / Posted 10 days ago
information was available on that crash this morning. It was unknown when the interstate would re-open, according to a Michigan Department of Transportation tweet. The crash just adds to the headache for drivers on I-75 in metro Detroit, which... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Roundabout enters last phase of work24-7, creating a more welcoming well-lit doorway to the downtown Ishpeming area
Roundabout enters last phase of work
The Mining Journal / Posted 11 days ago
24-7, creating a more welcoming well-lit doorway to the downtown Ishpeming area." MDOT roundabouts enter final phase The Michigan Department of Transportation roundabout project also is nearing completion. Those traveling in and out of Ishpeming... Read more
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The Alpena News
Kalamazoo mistakenly gets 53 years of state funding for roadbelieve it should stay closed to traffic. The 350-foot segment earned Kalamazo
Kalamazoo mistakenly gets 53 years of state funding for road
The Alpena News / Posted 11 days ago
believe it should stay closed to traffic. The 350-foot segment earned Kalamazoo $192 in local street funding this year. Michigan Department of Transportation spokesman Nick Shirripa said steps are being taken to decertify the road. He says the... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Crash slows traffic on I-196 at US-131crash happened at about 7 p.m. The ramp from northbound US-131 to westbound I-
Crash slows traffic on I-196 at US-131
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 12 days ago
crash happened at about 7 p.m. The ramp from northbound US-131 to westbound I-196 is currently closed, according to the Michigan Department of Transportation. It’s unclear if anyone was injured. This is a developing story. We’ll update it as... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Kalamazoo mistakenly gets 53 years of state funding for roadbelieve it should stay closed to traffic. The 350-foot segment earned Kalamazo
Kalamazoo mistakenly gets 53 years of state funding for road
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 12 days ago
believe it should stay closed to traffic. The 350-foot segment earned Kalamazoo $192 in local street funding this year. Michigan Department of Transportation spokesman Nick Shirripa says steps are being taken to decertify the road. He says the... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Kalamazoo mistakenly gets 53 years of state funding for roadbelieve it should stay closed to traffic. The 350-foot segment earned Kalamazo
Kalamazoo mistakenly gets 53 years of state funding for road
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 12 days ago
believe it should stay closed to traffic. The 350-foot segment earned Kalamazoo $192 in local street funding this year. Michigan Department of Transportation spokesman Nick Shirripa says steps are being taken to decertify the road. He says the... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Kalamazoo mistakenly gets 53 years of state funding for roadbelieve it should stay closed to traffic. The 350-foot segment earned Kalamazo
Kalamazoo mistakenly gets 53 years of state funding for road
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 12 days ago
believe it should stay closed to traffic. The 350-foot segment earned Kalamazoo $192 in local street funding this year. Michigan Department of Transportation spokesman Nick Shirripa says steps are being taken to decertify the road. He says the... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Work on last Quincy segment underwayAnderson, project manager for the Michigan Department of Transportation Ishpemi
Work on last Quincy segment underway
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
Anderson, project manager for the Michigan Department of Transportation Ishpeming Transportation Service Center, said new storm and sanitary sewer pipes are being installed in the last two blocks, as are telephone lines. Curbs and gutters will be... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Staying 2-way?made two way east and west for the duration of the reconstruction of Reservatio
Staying 2-way?
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
made two way east and west for the duration of the reconstruction of Reservation and Quincy streets, and Dan Weingarten, Michigan Department of Transportation communications representative at the Ishpeming Transportation Service Center, said MDOT... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
I-75 will be shut down this weekend in Oakland County to raze bridgeall northbound and southbound lanes will be closed from Crooks Road north to M-
I-75 will be shut down this weekend in Oakland County to raze bridge
Detroit Free Press / Posted 12 days ago
all northbound and southbound lanes will be closed from Crooks Road north to M-59, weather permitting, according to the Michigan Department of Transportation. Thelosure is needed for demolition of the Squirrel Road overpass above I-75, according... Read more
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Flint Township View
Bristol Road northbound I-75 ramp closed for two weeks | September 15, 2016Photo by Rhonda Sanders FLINT TWP. — As construction of a traffic roundabout co
Bristol Road northbound I-75 ramp closed for two weeks | September 15, 2016
Flint Township View / Posted 12 days ago
Photo by Rhonda Sanders FLINT TWP. — As construction of a traffic roundabout continues on Bristol Road near I -75, Michigan Department of Transportation work crews have laid down ramp construction on the south side of Bristol Road and are... Read more
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MLive.com
Autonomous cars could use Michigan roads near Ann Arbor for testingresearch and testing facility in Ypsilanti Township could test automated cars o
Autonomous cars could use Michigan roads near Ann Arbor for testing
MLive.com / Posted 13 days ago
research and testing facility in Ypsilanti Township could test automated cars on a reconfigured section of U.S. 12. The Michigan Department of Transportation is considering a plan to increase safety for pedestrians crossing U.S. 12 at Dorset... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
truck crash closes US 131 at West River DriveMICH. - Southbound U.S. 131 at West River Drive is closed because of a crash in
truck crash closes US 131 at West River Drive
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 15 days ago
MICH. - Southbound U.S. 131 at West River Drive is closed because of a crash involving a semi-truck, according to the Michigan Department of Transportation. The crash happened around 2 p.m. Monday, Sept 12. Motorists are asked to take Exit... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Tickets on sale for Shining Light Awards breakfastThompkins, Dave Bing Future Leader Award. Thompkins is a metro Detroit workforc
Tickets on sale for Shining Light Awards breakfast
Detroit Free Press / Posted 16 days ago
Thompkins, Dave Bing Future Leader Award. Thompkins is a metro Detroit workforce development technician at the Michigan Department of Transportation and director of Give Back for Model the Motto, a national community service... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Officials: 2017 road money boost smaller than claimedin 2016, he said. The net increase for counties is slightly bigger, 8.4%, he s
Officials: 2017 road money boost smaller than claimed
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 17 days ago
in 2016, he said. The net increase for counties is slightly bigger, 8.4%, he said. Jeff Cranson, a spokesman for the Michigan Department of Transportation, said both sets of numbers are accurate. But the 2017 increase for local governments is... Read more
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