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Grand River construction update for Downtown Farmington and surrounding area

Grand River Construction:

This advisory is for the closure of one direction on Grand River Avenue over two nights. The directional closures are for resurfacing Grand River from Colgate Street to Grove Street.
Westbound Grand River from Colgate Street (the M-5 Split) to Grove Street:
  • July 18, 2017 from 8 PM to 5 AM
  • Detour Route: West on M-5 to Freedom Road to Grand River
Eastbound Grand River from Grove Street to M-5:
  • July 19, 2017 from 8 PM to 5 AM
  • Detour Route: South on Farmington Road to east on 9 Mile Road to M-5 to Grand River
Major intersections and side streets will be open. Traffic will be prohibited from utilizing the closed section of the roadway when coming from a side road.

The Grand River Construction Project is multi-phased; it is not complete. Anticipated completion is the end of October. The existing pavement east of Groves and east of Picket still has to be resurfaced, only patch-work has been conducted to date.

MDOT has posted a real-time construction map:




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