This weekend's bridge beam setting on I-94 in Detroit is cancelled

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                     MEDIA CONTACT

November 4, 2022                                                                  Rob Morosi



This weekend's bridge beam setting on   

I-94 in Detroit is cancelled

Fast facts:

- Westbound I-94 will be open in Detroit this weekend.        

- Setting bridge beams on the Grand River Avenue overpass has been cancelled due to an expected high wind advisory for Saturday.       

- The westbound I-94 closure from I-75 to I-96 will be rescheduled.    


DETROIT, Mich. ­- Due to safety concerns, a high wind advisory expected for Saturday has forced the postponement of the planned westbound I-94 weekend closure from I-75 to I-96. Details will be announced when the rescheduled beam setting dates are confirmed.     


The new Grand River Avenue overpass at I-94 will replace the original structure built in 1952. All work on this $14.6 million investment is schedule to be completed in spring 2023.

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