WB I-696 closed from Telegraph to I-275 in Oakland County this weekend

- The first weekend closure of this section of I-696 in Oakland County begins this Friday.

According to MDOT, the closures start at 8 p.m. Friday with lane and ramp closures at Coolidge Road. This will reduce traffic heading toward Telegraph. Westbound I-696 will be closed from Telegraph to I-275 through 5 a.m. Monday.

A detour will be available southbound Telegraph to westbound 8 Mile Road to Grand River Avenue.

The project is expected to end this November.

MDOT also reminds that westbound I-696 will remain closed from I-94 to Dequindre Road in Macomb County through the fall. Eastbound I-696 will remain open in Oakland and Macomb counties.

Visit MovingMacomb.org to learn more about construction, projects, schedules, lane closures and more. 

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