Traffic

Road and Lane Closures

Skip Navigation LinksHome » Departments » Engineering » Traffic » Road and Lane Closures
 

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​City cons​truction and traffic controls     Special​ eve​nt closures​​     MDOT and W​CRC​ project updates     Addition​al​ re​​sources​     Subscri​be ​

Map

The City of Ann Arbor has partnered with WAZE to provide a better way of learning about traffic controls within the city. To take advantage of this, visit WAZE.com or download the WAZE app.

waze map image.png
 

Subscribe for alerts on road or lane closures within the City of Ann Arbor​​.​

City of Ann Arbor Construction ​an​d Traffic Controls​​​​

facebook_road_lane_closure_photograph.jpg

Westbound Fuller Road from Bonisteel Boulevard to Cedar Bend Drive: Monday, Sept. 23-Monday, Oct. 14, 2019. Beginning Monday, Sept. 23, 2019, traffic will be reduced to one lane on westbound Fuller Road between Bonisteel Boulevard and Cedar Bend Drive to perform water main work​, which is expected to be complete by Monday, Oct. 14, 2019, weather permitting.​

Traverwood Drive from Plymouth Road to Huron Parkway: Monday, Sept. 23-Friday, Oct. 18, 2019. Beginning Monday, Sept. 23, 2019, Traverwood Drive will be closed to traffic in the southbound direction between Huron Parkway and Plymouth Road for road construction work. Traffic will be detoured easterly on Huron Parkway, southerly on Nixon Road, and westerly on Plymouth Road back to Traverwood Drive. The contractor will maintain one-way traffic on Traverwood Drive through the construction area with one lane operating in the northbound direction. 

The contractor will maintain pedestrian traffic during construction.

Church Street and South University Avenue intersection: 9 a.m., Wednesday, Sept. 18-3 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2019. Beginning on Wednesday, Sept. 18, the intersection of​ Church Street and South University will be closed to traffic for DTE utility work.
​​
Westbound South University Avenue will be detoured to southbound South Forest Avenue, then westbound Hill Street, then northbound East University Avenue, back to South University Avenue.  Eastbound South University Avenue will be detoured southbound East University Avenue, then eastbound Hill Street, then northbound South Forest Street, back to South University Avenue.  Northbound Church Street will be detoured to eastbound Hill Street, then northbound South Forest Avenue, then northbound Observatory Street, then westbound Washtenaw Avenue, then westbound Geddes Avenue, back to Church Street.  Southbound Church Street at Geddes Avenue will be detoured to eastbound Geddes Avenue, then eastbound Washtenaw Avenue, then southbound Observatory Street, then southbound South Forest Avenue, then westbound Hill Street, back to Church Street.​

Pedestrian traffic will be maintained through the intersection one alternating sides of South University​

William between Main Street and Division: Tuesday, Sept. 10-Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019. As part of the William Street Improvement Project, William Street will be closed to westbound traffic between Division and Main Street to allow for road resurfacing.  Later in the year, this section will include a protected bike lane on the north side of the street.​

Beginning on Sept. 10, westbound traffic will be detoured northbound on Division to westbound on Liberty to southbound on First to William Street.  Eastbound traffic will be ​maintained.

Pedestrian thru-traffic will be maintained on one side of the street at all times.  

Hoover, Greene and Hill Improvement Project: Monday, Sept. 9-Friday, Nov. 15​, 2019. Beginning at 9 a.m. on Monday, Sept. 9, Hill  from Main Street to South Fifth, Greene from Hill to north of Hoover, and the intersection of Keech/Greene/Kipke Drive will be closed to through traffic for continuing utility​ and road work.

  • Traffic intending to travel eastbound on Hill will be detoured on Hoover to Division to Hill.

  • Traffic intending to travel westbound on Hill will be detoured on Division  to Madison to Main Street to Hill.

  • Traffic intending to trave​l on Fifth will be detoured on Hoover to Division to Madison to Fifth.

  • Traffic intending to​ travel on Greene will be detoured on Division to Madison to Main Street to Hoover to Greene.​

  • Traffic intending to travel on Kipke Drive will be detoured on Hoover to Main Street to Stadium Boulevard to Kipke Drive.​​

On Monday, Sept. 23, the project boundaries will shift as traffic control devices will be setup to detour traffic around closed roads. Local traffic will have access maintained to all properties.​

  • Traffic intending to travel Eastbound on Hill Street will be detoured on Hoover Avenue to Division Street to Hill Street.

  • Traffic intending to travel Westbound on Hill Street will be detoured on Division Street to Madison Street to Main Street to Hill Street.

  • Traffic intending to travel on Fifth Street will be detoured on Hoover Avenue to Division Street to Madison Street to Fifth Avenue.

  • Traffic intending to travel on Greene Street will be detoured on Division Street to Madison Street to Main Street to Hoover Avenue to Greene Street.


Huron Parkway from Plymouth Road to Glazier Way: Thursday, Aug. 29-Friday, Oct. 11, 2019. Beginning on Thursday, Aug. 28, one lane of Huron Parkway, in each direction, will be closed to traffic between Plymouth Road and Glazier way for sidewalk, curb and road restoration.

Drivers should find alternative routes as the area will be congested.

Broadway Street near Plymouth Road: Monday, Aug. 19-Friday, Nov. 1​, 2019. Beginning at 7 a.m. Monday, Aug. 19​, Broadway Street near Plymouth Road will be closed to most vehicle traffic. Southbound traffic will be detoured south on Broadway Street to eastbound Plymouth Road. Southbound ​Broadway Street traffic will be detoured north on Broadway Street to westbound Plymouth Road. 

Local businesses will have access maintained with limited interruption. Pedestrian traffic will be maintained along Broadway Street, initially along the north side of Broadway Street. 

Local traffic will be maintained with the full closure initially at Traver Creek. The full closure will move southward as utility and road construction progress. Emergency vehicles shall follow the detour.​

Dhu Varren Road from Omlesaad Drive to Foxridge Court: Monday, Aug. 12-Friday, Oct. 25, 2019. Weather permitting, beginning Monday, Aug. 12 thru Friday, Oct. 25, 2019, Dhu Varren Road, from Omlesaad ​Drive to 200 feet east of Foxridge Court, will be reduced to a single lane during daytime work hours, controlled by traffic flaggers.​

Ann Arbor-Saline Road & South Main Street: Monday, June 24-TBA. Traffic on Ann Arbor-Saline Road between West Eisenhower Parkway and South Main Street as well as South Main Street between Ann Arbor-Saline R​oad and Scio Church Road, will be reduced to one lane i​​n each direction at separate times, north and southbound, to perform path and ramp work.

East Huron Street: Tuesday, April 9-September, 2019. The following projects by the DD​​A​, DTE and the University of Michigan will result in lane closures on East Huron Street between Third and Glen. 

Beginning on Tuesday, April 9, eastbound traffic will be narrowed to one lane from Third Street to Glen Avenue. Westbound traffic will be narrowed to one lane from Fletcher to Main Street.

Pedestrian through traffic will be maintained on one side of the street at all times.  Pedestrian access into businesses will be maintained with the use of temporary surfaces (e.g., rubber mats).​​​

All vehicles, including delivery vehicles, will be prohibited from standing or stopping on Huron Street while lane closure(s) are in effect. Violators will be towed and/or ticketed.​​

North Fifth Avenue between Catherine and Kingsley: Monday, April 15-Monday, Sept. 30, 2019. During this period, intermittent closures of one lane of North Fifth between Catherine and Kingsley will take place for final reconstruction work. Emergency vehicle and pedestrian access will be maintained at all times, as ​will access to intersecting streets and driveways. 

​​Special Events​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

(Unless otherwise noted, special events listed are not sponsored or endorsed by the City of Ann Arbor.)​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

University of Michigan home football games:​ The duration of the following road closures will be three hours before each home football game until the end of each game with the exception of southbound South Main Street, which will be closed one hour prior to the beginning of each game until the end of each game. Scheduled closures include:
  • East Keech Street between South Main Street and Greene Street, limiting access to parking permit holders on Greene Street from East Hoover Avenue to East Keech Street 

  • The westbound right-turn lane on East Stadium Boulevard (onto South Main Street) just south of Michigan Stadium

  • South Main Street, to both local and through traffic, between Pauline Boulevard and East Stadium ​Boulevard​​

9 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 20, 2019 the following street will be closed for the Washtenaw County Climate Strike (PDF) special event:

  • ​Washington Street from Thayer to Fletcher

​Friday, Sept. 20, 20​19 the following street will be closed for the M​ovies on Maynard (PDF) special event:

  • ​​Maynard from Liberty to the entrance of the parking structure

6 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 21 to 1 a.m. on Sunday, Sept. 22,  2019, the following streets will be closed for the Game W​atch (PDF) special event:

  • William from State to Fletcher
  • North University f​rom State to Fletcher​

Sunday, October 13, 2019 from 8 a.m. to noon, the following streets will be closed for the Dicken Run 5K (PDF) special event:

  • ​Stephen Terrace
  • Runnymede Blvd
  • Las Vegas Drive
  • Avondale
  • Glendale
  • California Avenue
  • Mershon Drive
  • Winsted Blvd
  • Weldon Blvd
  • Waverly Road​
  • Covington Drive
  • Windsor Drive
  • Waltham Drive
  • Saxon Street

Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) and Washtenaw County Road Commission (WC​RC)​ Projects 

Please note: To stay informed of projects managed by entities other than the City of Ann Arbor, please subscribe directly to receive MDOT updates (follow the link and click the envelope on the left of the page) and consult the WCRC website.

​Additional Resour​ce​s​​​

State of Michigan Department of Transportation online resource: View a map of local and statewide maintenance, construction, lane closures and restrictions.​​









E-mail picture Subscribe for alerts on road or lane closures within the City of Ann Arbor