- Imagine I-94 in Battle Creek was closed. For months. All while a major re-construction as underway. Okay, maybe that's not a fair comparison to the I-96 project in Metro Detroit, considering Battle Creek's stretch of I-94 probably would never completely close for construction. But it helps convey the challenge for motorists in Metro Detroit, who have altered their travel plans for months while a 7-mile stretch of I-96 was rebuilt. Sunday, the stretch reopened, but not before a party on the highway. Ten thousand people showed up for the party. Yes, ten thousand! Well, it's not every day you can safely ride your bike, skateboard, or just walk down a freeway. So, why not?! Here's the story from the Detroit Free Press:
What was your road repair headache this year in Battle Creek or nearby?