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  • EB M-43

    Posted by Tim Abramowski

    Thanks to Tipster.....reports some 'Black Ice' spots on EB M-43 from Rigdeview Golf Course east into the City of Kalamazoo.

  • Road Conditions 11am 121109

    Posted by Tim Abramowski

    No Accidents report on I-94, US 131, or in the City limits of Kalamazoo or Portage. Some side street remain icy and snowcovered. Use Caution.

  • road condition Gull Rd

    Posted by Tim Abramowski

    ALL CLEAR

    Police assisting motorist in snowbank. all lanes blocked at the moment in the area of Gull Rd. and Elkerton (near Borgess)

  • ACCIDENT on Drake Rd.

    Posted by Tim Abramowski

    thanks tipster Steve....

    Accident on SB Drake Rd. at Stadium.

  • Western Kent County accident

    Posted by Tim Abramowski

    A portion of westbound I-196 is closed in western Kent County due to a semi-truck that crashed at Chicago Drive

  • EB 94 Slow Down

    Posted by Tim Abramowski

    Thanks tipster......Traffic Back up EB 94 at Sprinkle.  Reason: Crew working to clear slide off

  • Traffic tipster

    Posted by Tim Abramowski

    Thanks to tipster calling in....

    EB 94 moving slow thru kalamazoo, ave speed 45mph.  Bit more icy on the east side (traveling toward BC). Traffic was a bit congested in the Galesburg area in both directions.

  • EB I-94 Accident

    Posted by Tim Abramowski

    Listener reporting I-94 eastbound closed at Decatur/Dowagiac exit,
    jackknifed semi.

  • Construction for 12-11-09

    Posted by Tim Abramowski
    Southwest Region Closures

    I-196

    Rest Area Closure - Tue 6/2/09, 6 AM to Sat 12/12/09, 5 PM
    Glenn Rest Area on northbound I-196
    Details:   The rest area is closed for reconstruction.  This project is funded by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA.)
    Contact:   Kalamazoo TSC 269-375-8900
    Allegan County
    Expires in 1 day.  Last updated: 11/30/09 1:43 PM

    I-94

    Lane Shift - Tue 11/10/09, 12 AM to Sat 1/16/10, 12 AM
    I-94 eastbound 1/2 mile west of exit 95 and 1 mile east of exit 98
    Details:   There is a lane shift for the construction of the new Riverside Drive bridges. No overweight loads over Riverside Bridge at Mile 97.5.  
    Restrictions:   Nothing over 8.6 feet wide
    Nothing over 13.6 feet high
    Work will take place at night
    Work is weather dependent (no rain, cold temps, etc.)
    Contact:   Marshall TSC 269-789-0592
    Calhoun County
    Expires in 36 days.  Last updated: 11/30/09 1:35 PM
    Lane Shift - Mon 4/13/09, 12 AM to Sat 1/16/10, 12 AM
    I-94 westbound 1/2 mile west of Exit 95 and 1 mile east of Exit 98
    Details:   There is a lane shift for the construction of the Riverside Drive bridges. No overweight loads over Riverside Bridge at mile 97.5.  
    Restrictions:   Nothing over 8.6 feet wide
    Nothing over 13.6 feet high
    Work will take place at night
    Work is weather dependent (no rain, cold temps, etc.)
    Contact:   Marshall TSC 269-789-0592
    Calhoun County
    Expires in 36 days.  Last updated: 11/30/09 1:34 PM
    Rest Area Closure - Tue 1/27/09, 12 AM to Wed 3/31/10, 5 PM
    Coloma Rest Area off of eastbound I-94 near Mile Marker 36
    Details:   Closed indefinitely for determination of the facility.  
    Contact:   Coloma TSC 269-849-1165
    Berrien County
    Expires in 110 days.  Last updated: 9/28/09 9:21 AM
  • EB I94 at Sprinkle Rd.

    Posted by Tim Abramowski

    HAS BEEN CLEARED

    Accident remain in clearing stage.  Traffic flow, very slow. Thanks Tipster.

    A jackknifed semi has closed the left lane of eastbound I-94 just east of Exit 80 (Sprinkle Road) in Kalamazoo. The right lane still is open and traffic is moving.