Posted on April 10th, 2015Since 2002, the Mackinac Bridge Authority has released 15 different commemorative tokens. These tokens had previously been available to commuters for bridge fare at a reduced rate but are now only available in uncirculated token pair cases or rolls at full fare . Visit the following link to find out how these can be p… Read More
Posted on January 15th, 2015Upgrades to tolling software, which will allow customers to use credit cards at the booths and review Mac Pass account information online, began today at the Mackinac Bridge. The software upgrades, necessary because the current software will no longer be supported, are part of a coordinated update at the Mackinac… Read More
Posted on December 19th, 2014Due to continued demand for Mackinac Bridge 50th anniversary posters, the Mackinac Bridge Authority (MBA) is making them available again. “In 2007, we offered posters in four different designs celebrating the Mackinac Bridge’s anniversary, but we had only a limited quantity and they went quickly,… Read More
Posted on November 3rd, 2014Flags will fly at half-staff Wednesday at the Mackinac Bridge in honor of former Mackinac Bridge Authority comptroller and executive secretary Sen. Walter North, who died Friday, Oct. 31. North began 27 years of service to the Mackinac Bridge Authority as comptroller in 1966. In 1982, he was named executive secret… Read More
Posted on September 2nd, 2014Approximately 30,000 walkers crossed the Mackinac Bridge on a Labor Day this year. Prior to the walk, 350 runners celebrated the Pure Michigan FIT campaign and hit the bridge deck to promote and encourage healthy physical activity in communities throughout Michigan. Executive Secretary Bob Sweeney said, “The… Read More
Posted on July 11th, 2014Citing improved financial projections and aggressive maintenance work extending the service life of the bridge, the Mackinac Bridge Authority (MBA) has again delayed the next planned toll increase at least two more years.
The decision came today during the MBA board’s regular meeting at Mackinac Island&… Read More
Posted on June 23rd, 2014Gov. Rick Snyder today announced the appointments of Matthew E. McLogan, of Grand Rapids, and Barbara Arens, of Bloomfield Hills, to the Mackinac Bridge Authority. Established in 1950, the seven-member Mackinac Bridge Authority authorizes use of legal and financial services necessary to manage and finance bri… Read More
Posted on June 18th, 2014Flags will be flown at half-staff through sunset Thursday at the Mackinac Bridge in honor of long-time former chairman and authority member Charles T. “Chick” Fisher III, who died Sunday, June 15.
Fisher, former chairman, president and CEO of NBD Bancorp, Inc., began 30 years of service on the Mackina… Read More
Posted on June 5th, 2014My timing was a happy accident. It was just about 9 o’clock one recent evening as I pulled up to the Mackinac Bridge toll booth. “Enjoy your four-dollar sunset,” the toll-taker said. “It’s a spectacular one tonight.” The toll-taker was right. As the sun sank into the Upper Peninsula, the water sparkled,… Read More
- Mackinac Bridge reopens following fourth falling ice closure; future closures remain likely
- 2018 Annual Bridge Walk will start in both St. Ignace and Mackinaw City for safety, convenience
- Meeting Notice
- January Traffic Report
- Mackinac Bridge Authority continues planning for 2018 Annual Bridge Walk