12 Mile Road, Lahser to Evergreen Road- SUBSTANTIALLY COMPLETE

Project limits:  Lahser Road to Evergreen Road

Community:  Southfield

Funding:  The approximate $5.7 million project is mostly funded with federal dollars with remaining amount from the City of Southfield, R.C.O.C and Oakland County general government (through the Tri-Party Program).

Project includes:

  • Pavement removal
  • Paving with asphalt
  • Right-turn lanes (added at various areas)
  • Side street and driveway approach reconstruction
  • Curb and gutter replacement
  • Pathway reconstruction
  • Drainage improvements
  • Traffic signal upgrades
  • Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)-compliant sidewalk ramps
  • Concrete slab replacement (east end of the project)
  • New pavement markings and signage
  • Tree removal expected to start in late February of 2021

Contractor: M.L. Chartier Excavating

Start date:  May 24 (lane closures start approximately June 1) 

Road closure: No.  Two-way traffic maintained.  Expect a traffic shift from the south half of the road to the north half of the road on Tuesday, Sept. 7.  

End date: Late October Mid-November Late fall OPEN TO TRAFFIC ON DEC. 4

To view the 12 Mile Road pre construction staging album: CLICK HERE

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