Mackinac Bridge traffic headed into the weekend

Jul 31, 2020

Mackinac Bridge Authority officials say there’s been an uptick in traffic approaching the end of the month.




CEO/Executive Secretary, Kim Nowack said travel numbers at the bridge are almost back to normal, averaging at 95 percent. 


"We’ve risen quite a bit from the beginning of the pandemic when we were down around 30 some percent of our traffic," Nowack said. "We’re almost getting up to those 2019 numbers now."


Heavy traffic outlook from the Bridge Authority

Saturday, August 1: Both north and sound bound from the 10 a.m. until around 4 p.m.


Sunday, August 2: Headed south from 10 a.m. until around 5 p.m.


Monday, August 3: Headed south from 11 a.m. until around 4 p.m.