Mackinac Bridge traffic hits surprising levels

James David Dickson
The Detroit News

Mackinac Bridge traffic has not only rebounded after being buffeted by the pandemic in 2020, but has far surpassed 2019 levels in most months this year.

In fact, in six of the first nine months of 2021, the Mighty Mac recorded its highest totals since at least 2013. The 641,696 vehicles that crossed in July, for example, was the highest number of any month in the past eight years. 

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