Interstate 96 (Michigan)
Page 4 - Novi to Detroit

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Pictures are arranged in order from west to east.  I-96 East photos are left-aligned in the last column, while I-96 West photos are right-aligned. 
Center-line pictures are centered within the last column. 

Location

Description

Photo

East-
Bound

West-
Bound

Continue west along I-96 Click here for East Lansing to Novi images.

I-696 leads easterly from I-96 at Farmington Hills and serves as the northern freeway by-pass for the Detroit Metro.  Click here for I-696 images.

Oakland County
City of Farmington Hills

The final westbound overhead signage approaching the I-696/M-5 interchange in Novi.  I-275 ends at this interchange.  It was originally envisioned following M-5 northerly through Oakland County, but was cancelled due to local opposition.

Photographer: Scott Steeves

Date: 10/01/2010

High-res: (1440x960)     (2400x1600)

Oakland County
City of Farmington Hills

An additional, more detailed lane assignment overhead signage assembly for the I-696/M-5 interchange.

Photographer: Scott Steeves

Date: 10/01/2010

High-res: (1440x960)     (2400x1600)

Oakland County
City of Farmington Hills

First lane assignment advanced signage for the upcoming I-696/M-5 interchange.

Photographer: Scott Steeves

Date: 10/01/2010

High-res: (1440x960)     (2400x1600)

Oakland County
City of Farmington Hills

The 8 exit to 8 Mile Road is signed with the first pre-advanced signage for the upcoming I-696/M-5 interchange.

Photographer: Scott Steeves

Date: 10/01/2010

High-res: (1440x960)     (2400x1600)

Oakland County
City of Farmington Hills

Northerly view approaching the 8 Mile Road interchange.  8 Mile Road is the boundary between Oakland and Wayne Counties.

Photographer: Scott Steeves

Date: 10/01/2010

High-res: (1440x960)     (2400x1600)

Wayne County
City of Livonia

Southbound signage for the ramp to 7 Mile Road.

Photographer: Scott Steeves

Date: 1/24/2009

      High Res

Wayne County
City of Livonia

Advanced signage for both the I-275/M-14 and 6 Mile Road interchanges affixed to the 7 Mile Road overpass.

Photographer: Scott Steeves

Date: 1/24/2009

      High Res

Wayne County
City of Livonia

Signage at the loop ramp to 7 Mile Road West.

Photographer: Scott Steeves

Date: 10/01/2010

High-res: (1440x960)     (2400x1600)

Wayne County
City of Livonia

Overhead signage at the off-ramp to 7 Mile Road East.  I-96/I-275 meet 7 Mile Road at a parclo AB4 interchange that favours southbound movements along I-96/I-275.

Photographer: Scott Steeves

Date: 10/01/2010

High-res: (1440x960)     (2400x1600)

Wayne County
City of Livonia

View looking westerly from the 7 Mile Rd. overpass on a cold January evening.  This was the first night photo I had taken in Southeast Michigan, and although it didn't turn out too well, I put it online in high resolution simply because of the effort that was required to capture this image.

Photographer: Scott Steeves

Date: 1/24/2009

High Res

Wayne County
City of Livonia

Easterly view from the 7 Mile Rd. overpass.  The I-96/275 corridor is surrounded by large format big-box development.

Photographer: Scott Steeves

Date: 5/17/2009

High Res

Wayne County
City of Livonia

View looking westerly from the 6 Mile Rd. overpass.

Photographer: Scott Steeves

Date: 5/17/2009

High Res

Wayne County
City of Livonia

Easterly view from the 6 Mile Rd. overpass.  It would appear that MDOT is extending the northbound lane from I-275 to past the 6 Mile Road interchange to reduce the bottleneck at the I-96/275/M-14 interchange.

Photographer: Scott Steeves

Date: 5/17/2009

High Res

Wayne County
City of Livonia

Westerly view from the 5 Mile Road overpass.  I-96/275 has a considerable footprint through western Livonia.

Photographer: Scott Steeves

Date: 5/17/2009

High Res

Wayne County
City of Livonia

Two views looking easterly from the 5 Mile Road overpass towards the I-96/275/M-14 interchange.  I-275 meets M-14 and I-96-East at a three quarter cloverleaf interchange.  A high-speed directional ramp carries eastbound Interstate 96 traffic bound for downtown Detroit.  All other ramp movements are accommodated through loop ramps.

High Res

Photographer: Scott Steeves

Date: 5/17/2009

High Res

Wayne County
City of Livonia

View looking westerly from the Schoolcraft Road overpass towards the M-14 interchange.

Photographer: Scott Steeves

Date: 5/17/2009

High-res: (1440x960)     (2400x1600)

Wayne County
City of Livonia

View looking easterly from the Schoolcraft Road overpass towards Downtown.  I-96 maintains this four-lane depressed cross-section until the highway hits the Detroit City limit and explodes into a 10-12 lane collector-distributor highway.

Photographer: Scott Steeves

Date: 5/17/2009

High-res: (1440x960)     (2400x1600)

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