The East Stadium Boulevard Bridges Replacement Project is the City of Ann Arbor’s highest priority transportation project. The East Stadium Boulevard bridges over South State Street and over the Ann Arbor Railroad carry vehicular and pedestrian traffic in an east-west direction, providing one of the few arterial links between the east and west sides of Ann Arbor. Learn more »

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Press Release
Notice of Temporary Traffic Control Plan Ann Arbor Bridges Project Replacement effective November 28, 2011. Note to all motorists: Please allow an extra 15–20 minutes in order to follow the posted detour routes. Expected commute times will take an average of 15-20 minutes during the busiest times of the day. Read the full press release »

Press Release
The groundbreaking ceremony for the Ann Arbor Bridges Project took place on Monday, November 21, 2011 by the bridge overpass on South State Street.Read the full press release »

Press Release
As part of the maintaining traffic strategy for the Ann Arbor Bridges Replacement Project and to serve the residents and commuters that rely on AATA for daily transportation, the following action item will be implemented on Monday, November 28, 2011.Read the full press release »

Updated Detour Routes Posted
East Stadium Boulevard Detour Route impact areas and traffic movement changes have been announced. View additional detour route maps »

Traffic Updates and Closures
East Stadium Blvd. To Close November 28th, 2011 from South Industrial Hwy. on the East to South Main Street on the West (Access to/from Kipke St. will be maintained from South Main)

South State Street will be closed from November 28th to December 13th for utility relocation and demolition of the East Stadium Blvd. bridge over South State St.) Follow designated detour routes published and posted.

Rose Street was closed on November 8th for utility construction/relocation and further development of the Rose-White Park

Upcoming Public Meeting – January 19, 2012
The next public meeting will be held on Thursday, January 19, 2012 from 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm at the Ann Arbor Senior Center, 1320 Baldwin Ave., Ann Arbor, Michigan Phone # 734-794-6290; more information to follow.

First Public Meeting Held
The Ann Arbor Bridges Replacement Project’s first Public Information Sharing Meeting was held on Wednesday, November 9, 2011 at 7:00 PM. View the meeting presentation »

Detour Information
Current detour information is available at

Press Release – Upcoming Action Items
Based on the contractor’s schedule for the Ann Arbor Bridges Replacement Project, a number of action items took place on Tuesday, November 8, 2011. Read the full press release »

The Ann Arbor Bridges Project Begins in November 2011
The project includes removal and replacement of the existing bridges over South State Street and the Ann Arbor Railroad, staircase construction at South State Street, University of Michigan pedestrian tunnel extensions, installation of retaining walls and new street lighting along the south and north sides of East Stadium Boulevard, replacement of storm sewer and water main and enhancements of Rose-White Park. Read the full press release »

Closures on East Stadium and State Street
Beginning in November there will be closures on East Stadium and State Street.
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