POSTED 04.04.17
From 04/03/17 - 04/07/17
Closures and Detours
  • All lane restrictions and closures are lifted until Spring of 2017.


The Modernize 75 widening and reconstruction project—in the planning and development stages for nearly 20 years—has started construction on the first segment, North of Coolidge to North of South Boulevard. Download Modernize 75 Brochure >


  • Connects the Northern Tier to the nation's extensive rail network and economic centers throughout North America
  • Serves as the essential logistics channel for goods produced or consumed in the Northern Tier
  • Moved 964,000 units of consumer goods from ships to logistics parks and distribution centers throughout the country
  • Carried 221.3 million tons of freight in 2013
  • Connects with 13 ocean, river, lake and inland ports
  • Removed over 6 million long-haul trucks from the nation's highways
  • Supports an area with wind energy generation potential of over two million megawatts
  • Serves an area where more than 38 million people live and work



 Open House - May 3, 2017

The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) will be hosting an open house on Wednesday, May 3, 2017 at the International Academy School from 4:30pm - 7:30 pm to share news about upcoming traffic impacts and possible detoure routes.



Construction Progress

The Modernize 75: 2016 Segment is 43.7% complete as of April 30, 2017.

Modernize 75 Project Brochure PDF [449kb]   Mi Drive Interactive Map

A traffic and construction information resource center for driving Michigan roads.