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Traffic Advisories

Several exciting building and renovation projects are occurring on our campus. Project teams are coordinating their construction plans in order to expedite each project while keeping the safety of faculty, staff, students, construction workers and the public a top priority.

Many of these projects impact the nearby streets, roadways and parking areas. This page is intended to inform employees, students and visitors about changes in vehicle and pedestrian traffic patterns near the construction areas. For questions about a specific project, please view the project site or call our U - M Construction Management Information line at 734 - 615 - 8440.

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CONSTRUCTION TRAFFIC UPDATE SUMMARY Friday April 18 2014
(See below DETAILS Section for specifics and maps)

U-M CENTRAL CAMPUS
Thompson Street closure

ANN ARBOR - SOUTH
Ann Arbor-Saline Road closures

ANN ARBOR - DOWNTOWN
I-94 Business Loop (Jackson Avenue, Huron Street) closures

ANN ARBOR - DOWNTOWN
Washington Street closures

Details

U-M CENTRAL CAMPUS
Thompson Street closure

On Monday, April 21 and Tuesday, April 22, Thompson Street will be closed to through traffic between Packard Street and Kennedy Drive for work associated with the Munger Graduate Residences project. Access to the Thompson Street Parking Structure will be maintained at both the South Division Street entrance and the Thompson Street entrance, which can be reached from the north. AAATA bus Route 5 will continue to use alternate bus stop locations and detour routes in this vicinity; for more information on bus detours and stops please visit http://www.theride.org/SchedulesMapsTools/ServiceAlerts/ctl/AlertDetails/mid/568/alerttypeid/1/alertitemid/17

ANN ARBOR - SOUTH
Ann Arbor-Saline Road closures

Ann Arbor-Saline Road between Oak Valley Drive and Eisenhower Parkway will undergo lane closures and detours beginning on Monday, April 21 for reconstruction of pavement, upgrading of pedestrian facilities and installation of bike lanes. The total project completion date is to be determined however impacts are expected to last several months. Stage 1 of the project will close the southbound lanes of Ann Arbor-Saline Road between Eisenhower Parkway and the eastbound I-94 exit ramp. For detailed information on lane closures and detours for this project please visit http://www.wcroads.org/node/2160

ANN ARBOR - DOWNTOWN
I-94 Business Loop (Jackson Avenue, Huron Street) closures

Beginning in late April and lasting until November, the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) will make improvements to the I-94 Business Loop (Jackson Avenue/Huron Street) between I-94 and Main Street. The project includes resurfacing pavement, reconstructing ramps at the I-94 interchange, upgrading curbs, gutters and sidewalk ramps, making drainage improvements, and upgrading signals. Once construction is complete, a section of Jackson Avenue will be restriped from Maple Road to Dexter Road, from four lanes to three. Eastbound traffic will be maintained on I-94 Business Loop during the majority of the project, with westbound traffic detoured via North Ashley Street, Miller Avenue and North Maple Road. The ramps at I-94 also will be closed for a short duration, with traffic detoured using the Zeeb Road exit (Exit 169), just west of Jackson Road. For detailed information on project timing, lane closures and detours please visit http://www.michigan.gov/mdot/0%2c4616%2c7-151-9621_11008-322165--%2c00.html

ANN ARBOR - DOWNTOWN
Washington Street closures

Beginning Monday, April 21 and lasting until Friday, June 6, Washington Street between South First Street and South Fourth Avenue will undergo intermittent closures and block-by-block detours for repaving work. Two-way traffic will be restored each evening.

Additional information about event road closures and other City of Ann Arbor traffic updates can be found at http://www.a2gov.org/Alerts/Pages/EventRoadClosuresandDetours.aspx.

Last modified:Friday April 18 2014


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