Mackinac Bridge

40,000 Expected for 57th Annual Mackinac Bridge Walk
With the 57th annual Mackinac Bridge walk approaching, MDOT says 40,000 walkers are expected to cross the 5-mile span on Labor Day.
Michigan Governor Rick Snyder will lead the walk beginning at 7 a.m. on Monday, September 1. Walkers will be able to start across the bridge up until 11 a...
Win a Tour of the Mackinac Bridge from MDOT
For the third year in a row, the Michigan Department of Transportation is giving someone a once-in-a-lifetime tour to the top of the Mackinac Bridge. Along with the Mackinac Bridge Authority, MDOT is asking the public to share their Labor day experiences on social media with photos and videos...
40,000 Expected for 56th Annual Mackinac Bridge Walk
On Labor Day, Michigan Governor Rick Snyder will lead an expected 40,000 walkers across the Mackinac Bridge beginning at 7 a.m.
According to a news release from MDOT, walkers can start across the bridge up to 11 a.m. and buses will be available to bring walkers from Mackinaw City to St...
Tipped Semi Causes No Injuries, No Damage to Mackinac Bridge
A semi tractor-trailer that tipped over on the Mackinac Bridge last week caused no injuries and left the bridge undamaged according to the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT).
MDOT said that shortly after 9 p.m. on Thursday, July 18th, a fast-moving front swept through the Straits of Mackina…
New World Record to be Attempted at Mackinac Bridge
The Mackinac Bridge Authority (MBA) in conjunction with MINI of Grand Rapids and owners of Mini Cooper automobiles from all over the country will hold a rally and attempt to break the Guiness World Record for largest parade on MINI's in August...
Mackinac Bridge to “Light It Blue” for Autism Awareness
The Mackinac Bridge Authority (MBA), in partnership with Lt. Gov. Brian Calley, Corner Pieces, and the Autistic Children's Treatment Network (ACT), will host a special public bridge-viewing ceremony on the St. Ignace Country Club in St. Ignace tomorrow, April 2, in honor of Global Autism Awaren…