Woodward Ave. to Close for Event, Aug. 13 – 15; Alternative Route for SJMO Colleagues


OAKLAND – Woodward Avenue will be closed from Rapid Street to South Boulevard from 9 p.m. on Friday, August 13 through 9 a.m. on Sunday, August 15. South Boulevard will also be closed from Franklin Road to the railroad tracks on the east side of Woodward. This closure is taking place for a drag racing event at the M1 Concourse.

SJMO colleagues and Medical Staff should be prepared to take an alternative route during this time. Please allow for extra time if this will affect your commute.

Suggested Route: From the west – Head east on M 59, turn right on Woodward Ave. Turn left on Orchard Lake/Auburn Ave, then turn right on Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Turn right on Woodward Ave. and left at the first turnaround to head south on Woodward. The hospital will be on your right.