Sashabaw Road (2018-2019)

  • Road: Sashabaw Road
  • Project Limits: I-75 to south of Clarkston Road
  • Community: Independence Township


  • Project cost is approximately $4.8 million, which is mostly funded by Independence Township with the RCOC paying the remainder
  • Road widening from 2 lanes to 5 lanes.
  • Reconstructed road will include 2 dedicated through lanes in each direction, a center left-turn lane and dedicated right-turn lanes where warranted.
  • Construction of sanitary sewers and installation of new water-main leads.
  • Traffic signal modifications.
  • Construction of sidewalks and Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) compliant pedestrian crosswalks.
  • Contractor:  Dan's Excavating
  • Start Date:  Tree removal will begin Oct. 1.   Sanitary sewer work will take place in mid-October 2018 and traffic will be shifted for the work.   Road construction will take place starting in spring 2019. Exact date will be added when it is scheduled
  • End Date: Fall 2019


  • One lane in each direction will be maintained for traffic.  Motorists should expect heavy delays during peak traffic hours.  

Additional Information:

Project Information Flier

Traffic Alert for tree removal that begins Oct. 1

Sashabaw Road