Michigan has worst roads in U.S., study says

Michigan has worst roads in U.S., study says

Here’s something you’ve probably heard before. Michigan’s roads are terrible. But just how terrible? Well, according to a recent study released by Lvl5, a team of former Tesla engineers that creates HD maps for self-driving cars, Michigan has the worst roads in the...
15 Mile reopens at Fraser sinkhole

15 Mile reopens at Fraser sinkhole

A roadway that was closed after a sewer line collapse caused a massive Fraser sinkhole has reopened to traffic. A ribbon-cutting took place for 15 Mile Road at the site of the Christmas Eve collapse before it reopened Tuesday morning. Macomb County Public Works...
Celebrating Michigan Infrastructure Day

Celebrating Michigan Infrastructure Day

Sixty-one years ago today, the Mackinac Bridge opened, connecting Michigan’s Lower and Upper peninsulas. “Mighty Mac” is the longest suspension bridge in the Western Hemisphere – at 12,826 feet – and is a symbol of Michigan’s most celebrated infrastructure...
Finley: Where’s the damn money?

Finley: Where’s the damn money?

We’re not going to fix the damn roads in Michigan — or damn bridges, or damn sewers, or damn water lines — without some damn money. Pithy slogans won’t fill a single pothole. Nor will shirking from the reality that the state’s decades-long neglect of its...