Thursday, October 4, 2012
Road crews will be working to move US-23 traffic out of the split merge traffic configuration.
There will be a single lane closure on southbound US-23 between I-96 and Silver Lake Road as crews work to move US-23 traffic out of the split merge traffic configuration, according to a press release from the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT). On Friday, Oct. 5, between 10 a.m. and noon there will be a single closure between I-96 and Lee Road. On Saturday, Oct. 6, there will be a single lane closure at Silver Lake Road between 7 a.m. and noon. And on Sunday, Oct. 7, there will be a single lane closure between I-96 and Grand River Avenue between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. In addition, the southbound US-23 ramps at Silver Lake Road are expected to reopen this Saturday. However, the ramps will be closed again briefly in the next couple …
Thursday, September 13, 2012
Several roads will be closed Friday morning and there will be heavy traffic in the area.
Heavy traffic and road closures are planned Friday near St. John's Catholic Church, as thousands gather for Officer Patrick O'Rourke's funeral. O'Rourke, 39, of Fenton and a West Bloomfield police officer, was killed in the line of duty on Sunday. Fenton police have talked with residents and the schools, and they are aware of the traffic situation, said Chief of Police Rick Aro. North Adelaide Street will be closed from 7:15 a.m. to 2 p.m., between Silver Lake Road and North Road. In addition, Silver Lake Road between the U.S. 23 ramps and Leroy Street will be very congested from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. with patrol cars, friends and family members attending O'Rourke's funeral, Aro said. Between 1,500 and 3,000 police officers could attend the …
Thursday, December 8, 2011
Work will affect both northbound and southbound traffic in the Brighton Area.
Single-lane closures on U.S. 23 in the Brighton area are scheduled to begin Friday at 8 p.m. for both the northbound and southbound part of the highway, according to the Michigan Department of Transportation. The lane closures will occur on U.S. 23 over the Huron River. The closure is needed so crews can do emergency concrete bridge patching on the bridge deck along southbound U.S. 23. Lanes are expected to reopen by 5 a.m. on Monday.