Pickering Road Culvert Replacements (over the Rouge Tributary)

Project limits: Pickering Road over the Rouge Tributary 

Community:  Bloomfield Township

Estimated project cost and funding sources:  Approximate cost is $950,000.  Bloomfield Township is contributing $130,000 with the remaining $850,000 funded by the Road Commission for Oakland County.  

Construction information: 

Remove and replace three culverts at the following locations:

  • South culvert, located between Crestview Court and Kingswood Drive
  • Middle culvert, located east of Fairhill Road
  • East culvert, located just east of the middle culvert (east of Fairhill Road)

Work also includes:

  • Tree clearing, expected to begin in March of 2020
  • Consumers Energy utility relocation
  • Guardrail replacement
  • Slope grading and restoration
  • Asphalt paving over culverts
  • Erosion control
  • Water main and sanitary sewer relocation at the middle culvert just east Fairhll Road

Project anticipated start dates:  

  • March, tree removal
  • April-June, Consumers Energy utility relocation work
  • May, water main and sanitary sewer removal and replacement
  • June, culvert removals and replacements

Project completion: Fall (TBA)

Contractor:  V.I.L. Construction, Inc.  

Detour:  Access to residential property will be maintained at all times.  One-way traffic will be maintained during construction of the middle culvert just east of Fairhill Road.  For impact on traffic: CLICK HERE


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