Novi Road (9 Mile to 10 Mile Road)

PROJECT LIMITS/COMMUNITY/FUNDING:

PROJECT LIMITS:  South of 9 Mile Road to north of 10 Mile Road

COMMUNITY:  Novi

FUNDING:  The approximate $3.8 million project is mostly funded with federal dollars, with the remainder shared by the Road Commission for Oakland County., City of Novi and Oakland County general government (through the Tri-Party Program).  

PROJECT DESCRIPTION:

The approximate $3.8 million project includes:

  • Grinding off (milling) existing asphalt surface of Novi Road from Vero Ct. (just south of 9 Mile Road) to Nick Lidstrom Drive (south of 10 Mile Road) and resurfacing with asphalt in 2023.
  • Removal and replacement of three culverts under Novi Road.
  • Replacement of deteriorated concrete at the Novi Road/10 Mile Road intersection.
  • Improvements to storm sewers and drainage.  
  • Upgrades to guardrail.
  • Upgrades to pedestrian crossings to comply with Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).
  • Upgrades to traffic signals at 9 Mile Road/Novi Road and Nick Lidstrom Drive/Novi Road (2023).
  • Extension of the center left-turn lane on Novi Road from Nick Lidstrom Drive south to Little Falls Blvd.
  • Tree removal (expected in March of 2022)

CONTRACTOR INFORMATION:

CONTRACTOR: To Be Announced (TBA)

PROJECT TIMELINE/ROAD CLOSURE INFORMATION:  

STAGE I CONSTRUCTION START DATE: Summer, TBA

  • STAGE I includes the replacement of three culverts under Novi Road. Expected to start in the summer, date to be announced, and take approximately 6 weeks to complete.  During this work, Novi Road will close to through traffic between 9 Mile and 10 Mile roads.  Local access to homes and businesses will be maintained.  
  • STAGE I DETOUR:   9 Mile Road to Meadowbrook Road to 10 Mile Road, back to Novi Road and vice versa.  

STAGE 2 CONSTRUCTION START:  TBA

  • STAGE 2 involves the resurfacing of Novi Road from Vero Ct. to Nick Lidstrom Drive. Additionally, concrete slab replacement at the Novi Road/10 Road will take place once resurfacing work is complete.   During Stage 2 construction, Novi Road will remain open for southbound traffic only.
  • STAGE 2 DETOUR FOR NORTHBOUND TRAFFIC:  9 Mile Road to Meadowbrook Road to 10 Mile Road, back to Novi Road.

PROJECT COMPLETION:  Late Fall