Mackinac Bridge Authority

Spanning the Straits of Mackinac since 1957

Mackinac Bridge painting project wins fourth award

Posted on December 18th, 2020
CONTACT: Kim Nowack, Mackinac Bridge Authority, 906-643-7600  The Mackinac Bridge tower painting project has won yet another national award, this time from the National Council of Structural Engineers (NCSEA). Ruby+Associates of Bingham Farms was named the Outstanding Project Winner in the Other Structur… Read More

October Traffic Report

Posted on December 14th, 2020
Kim Nowack, Executive Secretary of the MBA, reported today that 405,703 vehicles crossed the Mackinac Bridge during the month of October compared to 399,826 in 2019. For the month of October, traffic was up 1.5% and fare revenue was down 0.4% compared to last year. The Mackinac Bridge Authority has scheduled a subst… Read More

Police investigating illegal climber on the Mackinac Bridge

Posted on December 2nd, 2020
CONTACT: Kim Nowack, Mackinac Bridge Authority, 906-643-7600 The Michigan State Police is investigating a case of felony trespassing on the Mackinac Bridge, discovered after photos of the incident were posted on social media  “This is not a harmless stunt; it’s inexc… Read More