Sashabaw Road (I-75 to Clarkston Road)

  • 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.  Work includes:
  • 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 (completed in 2018) 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:  April 22, 2019 (weather-dependent)
End Date: Fall 2019

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

Additional Information:

2019 Construction on Sashabaw Road from I-75 to just south of Clarkston to start April 22

Flemings Lake Road at Sashabaw to close 11/7/18 through 11/8/18 for sanitary sewer work 

Project Information Flier

Traffic Alert for tree removal that begins Oct. 1

Sashabaw Road