I-275 rest area near Detroit closing for repairs

Updated Feb 16, 2017

Mdot Rest Area Metro 912 Westland 52565 7The Michigan Department of Transportation will temporarily close one of its rest areas — including the parking lots — Thursday, Feb. 16 at 2 p.m. to make repairs.

A statement from MDOT today said it will close the Westland Rest Area 912 on I-275 northbound at mile marker 23 to make repairs “due to vandalism and deteriorating building conditions.”

This rest area has 29 truck/RV parking spaces and 56 for cars.

MDOT said it is expected the rest area will reopen some time in May.

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