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June 29, 2018 7:06 AM

TRY THE RCOC APP! DOWNLOAD IT WHERE YOU GET YOUR APPS.

Try the RCOC app. Go to where you download your apps on your phone and search “Road Commission for Oakland County” or “RCOC.” Install the app on your phone and enjoy the quick links. Creating a username is not required in order to access the app. Simply...

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August 2, 2021 8:00 AM

10 MILE RD. AT PIERCE AVE. IN SOUTHFIELD TO CLOSE AUG. 9 - SEPT. 7 FOR SANITARY SEWER WORK

The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) has issued a permit allowing Pamar Enterprises to close the 10 Mile Road/Pierce Avenue intersection, located between Southfield and Greenfield roads, in Southfield for sanitary sewer installation for the City...

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August 2, 2021 7:00 AM

NORTH HALF OF THE WALTON/SASHABAW INTERSECTION IN WATERFORD TWP. TO CLOSE MONDAY, AUG. 9

The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) will close the north leg of the Walton Blvd./Sashabaw Road intersection in Waterford Township for continued construction starting Monday, Aug. 9. The closure will last for approximately seven days.
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July 29, 2021 8:00 AM

CN RAILROAD TO CLOSE GIDDINGS RD BETWEEN SILVERBELL AND WALDON IN ORION TWP. AUG. 5 THROUGH AUG. 6

Canadian National (CN) Railroad will close Giddings Road between Silverbell Road and Waldon Road in Orion Township on Thursday, Aug. 5, through Friday, Aug. 6, for railroad-crossing repairs.
The detour for the closure will be Silverbell Road to Joslyn...

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July 28, 2021 1:00 PM

CLARKSTON RD. EXPECT TO CLOSE FROM FLEMINGS LAKE TO SASHABAW RD FOR RESURFACING ON AUG. 10

The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) has approved delaying the closure of Clarkston Road from Sashabaw Road to Flemings Lake Road in Independence Township until Tuesday, Aug. 10. The road was originally expected to close on Aug. 4; however, the...

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August 3, 2021 12:31 PM

The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) has approved delaying the closure of Clarkston Road from Sashabaw Road to Flemings Lake Road in Independence Township until Tuesday, Aug. 10. The road was originally expected to close on Aug. 4; however, the closure has been delayed by the contractor.  

            Flemings Lake and Walters roads, from Clarkston Road to Waldon Road, will also remain closed until Aug. 10. Both roads are part of the Clarkston Road detour and will reopen prior to closing Clarkston Road.  

            Access to homes and businesses along Clarkston Road in the construction zone will be maintained throughout the work. The detour for through traffic is Flemings Lake Road to Walters Road to Waldon Road, back to Clarkston Road and vice versa.

             The resurfacing work is funded mainly through an Independence Township road millage. The closure is necessary for the removal of the current pavement, grading/gravel work on the road’s base and paving with asphalt.   

            The contractor for the project is Cadillac Asphalt of Farmington Hills. This section of Clarkston Road carries approximately 5,570 vehicles daily.

            For more information on the project, visit: http://rcocweb.org/603/Independence-Township-Road-Improvement-M.

July 27, 2021 7:00 AM

UNION LAKE ROAD EXPECTED TO CLOSE AUG. 2 BETWEEN WISE AND COMMERCE ROADS

The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC), in partnership with Commerce Township, will close Union Lake Road to through traffic, between Wise and Commerce roads Monday, Aug. 2, through late September, to replace a culvert.
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July 29, 2021 2:27 PM

The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC), in partnership with Commerce Township, will close Union Lake Road to through traffic, between Wise and Commerce roads Monday, Aug. 2, through late September, to replace a culvert.  

During the work, access to all homes, businesses and the adjacent boat launch within the construction area will be maintained at all times. Throughout and after the project, existing water levels on Union Lake will be maintained.

            The through-traffic detour route will be Wise Road to Carroll Lake Road to Commerce Road and back to Union Lake Road and vice versa. 

            The project cost, approximately $780,000, will be shared by RCOC and Commerce Township. 

            The project includes:

  • Replacement of lake-level structure adjacent to the road
  • Replacement of the culvert under the road
  • Replacement of curbs and gutters in the affected road section
  • Replacement of 200 feet of asphalt pavement
  • Replacement of guardrails, signs and pavement markings

 

The contractor for the project is VIL Construction of Sterling Heights.

This section of Union Lake Road carries approximately 34,000 vehicles per day. For more information

on the Union Lake culvert-replacement project visit: https://www.rcocweb.org/588/Union-Lake-Road-Culvert-Replacement.

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July 27, 2021 6:58 AM

RATTALEE LAKE RD WILL CLOSE FROM EAGLE TO TERRACE RD IN ROSE TWP. IS DELAYED

Canadian National (CN) Railroad has delayed plans to close Rattalee Lake Road between Eagle Road and Terrace Road in Rose Township for railroad crossing repairs. The closure had been scheduled for Wednesday, July 28. A new date will be announced soon. ...

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July 19, 2021 2:00 PM

RAILROAD CROSSING REPAIRS WILL CLOSE CLARK RD FROM MEADOW LANE TO HOGBACK LAKE RD ON 7/26-8/3

Canadian National (CN) Railroad will close Clark Road from Meadow Lane to Hogback Lake Road in Springfield Township starting on Monday, July 26, for railroad-crossing repair work.
The road is expected to re-open on Aug. 3. During the closure, access to...

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July 19, 2021 7:00 AM

STAGE 2 CONCRETE REPAIRS AT THE GRAND RIVER AVENUE/NOVI ROAD INTERSECTION EXPECTED TO START JULY 19

The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) expects to begin the second stage of concrete repairs at the Grand River Avenue/Novi Road intersection today, Monday, July 19.
The project is expected to be completed in early August.
The construction...

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July 16, 2021 7:00 AM

LOOP RD. , NORTH OF 14 MILE RD., TO CLOSE FOR EMERGENCY SEWER REPAIRS STARTING JULY 22

The Oakland County Water Resources Commissioner’s Office will close Loop Road, just north of 14 Mile Road, in Commerce Township starting Thursday, July 22, for emergency sanitary sewer repairs.
Access to the businesses along the road will be...

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July 8, 2021 7:00 AM

SAFETY IMPROVEMENTS TO THE BARRON ROAD/GRANGE HALL ROAD INTERSECTION TO START JULY 12

The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) expects to begin work on safety improvements to the Barron Road/Grange Hall Road intersection in Groveland Township on Monday, July 12. The work is expected to last through late August.
The intersection will...

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June 23, 2021 7:00 AM

UPDATE: SB ADAMS RD., FROM LONG LAKE TO SQUARE LAKE, EXPECTED TO CLOSE TO THROUGH TRAFFIC JUNE 28

The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) contractor working on Adams Road between Long Lake Road and Square Lake Road, on the border of Troy and Bloomfield Township, is now planning to close the road to southbound traffic next Monday, June 28.
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June 8, 2021 10:00 AM

CONCRETE SLAB REPLACEMENT ON ORCHARD LAKE RD FROM JUST SOUTH OF 11 MILE RD TO I-696 STARTS JUNE 10

The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) will begin replacing concrete slabs on Orchard Lake Road from just south of 11 Mile Road to I-696 in Farmington Hills starting Thursday, June 10.
The work will require lane closures on Orchard Lake Road. At...

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Latest Update:

June 10, 2021 2:37 PM

RCOC will begin replacing concrete slabs on Orchard Lake Road from just south of 11 Mile Road to I-696 in Farmington Hills starting Monday, June 14.  The work was supposed to start June 10, but was slightly delayed by the contractor.  Traffic will be maintained during the work.

June 7, 2021 7:00 AM

CONCRETE REPAIRS AT THE GRAND RIVER AVENUE/NOVI ROAD INTERSECTION IN NOVI EXPECTED TO START JUNE 14

The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) expects to begin concrete repairs at the Grand River Avenue/Novi Road intersection beginning Monday, June 14.

The project is expected to be completed in early September.

The construction will...

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June 4, 2021 8:00 AM

CRANBROOK ROAD TO CLOSE BETWEEN 14 MILE AND MAPLE ON JUNE 14 FOR RESURFACING AND SAFETY IMPROVEMENTS

The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC), in partnership with the City of Birmingham and Bloomfield Twp., expects to close Cranbrook Road between 14 Mile Road and Maple Road on the border of the two communities on June 14.
Once closed, the road will...

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Latest Update:

June 10, 2021 2:28 PM

Cranbrook Road construction from 14 Mile Road to Maple Road will start on June 14 with a lane closure.  The road will close to through traffic starting June 17. Residential, business and school access will be maintained during the work.   

May 17, 2021 7:00 AM

12 MILE ROAD RECONSTRUCTION, FROM LAHSER TO EVERGREEN IN SOUTHFIELD, SET TO BEGIN MAY 24

The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC), in partnership with the City of Southfield, expects to begin reconstruction of 12 Mile Road, from Lahser Road to Evergreen Road in Southfield, on Monday, May 24.
Beginning approximately June 1, one lane in...

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May 6, 2021 12:00 PM

RCOC TO START PRESERVATION OVERLAYS ON 62 MILES OF ROADS ON MAY 11

The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) will begin its preservation overlay, or simple resurfacing, program on Tuesday, May 11. The first road to be addressed will be Pontiac Lake Road from Hospital Road to Williams Lake Road in Waterford Township....

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May 5, 2021 7:00 AM

CONCRETE SLAB REPLACEMENT ON BIG BEAVER RD FROM ROCHESTER TO DEQUINDRE RD IN TROY TO START MAY 6

The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) will begin replacing concrete on Big Beaver Road from Rochester to Dequindre Road in Troy starting Thursday, May 6.
The work will start with lane closures on westbound Big Beaver Road. The work on Big...

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May 3, 2021 7:00 AM

GREENFIELD ROAD FROM 13 MILE RD TO 14 MILE RD WILL REMAIN CLOSED UNTIL LATE AUGUST

Consumers Energy will keep Greenfield Road closed to through traffic from 13 Mile Road to 14 Mile Road on the Royal Oak/Beverly Hills border for gas main replacement work until late August.
Consumers had previously expected to reopen the road in late...

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July 29, 2021 7:47 AM

Consumers Energy will keep Greenfield Road closed to through traffic from 13 Mile Road to 14 Mile Road on the Royal Oak/Beverly Hills border for gas main replacement work until late August. 

Consumers had previously expected to reopen the road in late July; however, the delays are due to numerous utility conflicts and delays in receiving necessary pipes to complete the work.   

            Northbound Greenfield Road remains open for local traffic only with access to homes and businesses maintained. Southbound Greenfield Road will remain closed.

The detour for through traffic is 13 Mile Road to Southfield Road to 14 Mile Road, back to Greenfield Road and vice versa.  

            The work is being done under a permit issued by the Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC). This section of Greenfield Road carries approximately 17,860 vehicles per day.         

April 20, 2021 11:00 AM

WATERMAIN WORK CONTINUES ON 14 MILE ROAD FROM WEST OF DECKER/NOVI RD TO WELCH RD

The Great Lakes Water Authority (GLWA) continues watermain replacement work on 14 Mile Road from just west Decker Road/Novi Road to Welch Road on the border of Novi, Walled Lake and Commerce Twp.
During the work, 14 Mile Road is closed west of the Decker...

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April 16, 2021 7:00 AM

WATERMAIN & SEWER WORK TO CLOSE WB LANES ON BIG BEAVER RD FROM JOHN R TO DEQUINDRE STARING 4/19

The City of Troy will begin watermain and sanitary sewer work on westbound Big Beaver Road from John R to Dequindre Road on Monday, April 19.
During the work, there will be westbound lane closures on Big Beaver Road from John R to Dequindre Road. At...

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Latest Update:

June 8, 2021 10:15 AM

Work has been extended until approximately early August by the city and contractor.  

April 15, 2021 12:00 PM

CONSUMERS ENERGY PIPELINE WORK ON MIDDLEBELT AND ORCHARD LAKE ROADS HAS STARTED

The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) has approved a permit allowing Consumers Energy pipeline work on Middlebelt Road from 13 Mile Road to Maple Road and Maple Road from Middlebelt Road to Orchard Lake Road in the communities of Farmington Hills...

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April 13, 2021 9:00 AM

RESCONSTRUCTION PROJECT ON WALTON BLVD. FROM DIXIE HWY. TO JUST EAST OF SASHABAW RD STARTS 4/19

The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC), in partnership with Waterford Township, will begin a reconstruction project on Walton Boulevard from Dixie Highway to Sashabaw Road beginning Monday, April 19.
During the first stage, Walton Boulevard will...

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April 12, 2021 9:00 AM

SECOND-YEAR INDEPENDENCE TOWNSHIP ROAD MILLAGE WORK SET TO BEGIN APRIL 19 PAVING OF CLARKSTON RD

The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC), in partnership with Independence Township, expects to begin the second year of resurfacing roads within the township this month.
The projects are being paid for primarily with special property-tax millage...

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April 12, 2021 7:00 AM

CONCRETE SLAB REPLACEMENT ON CROOKS RD FROM FOUNATIAN DR TO SQUARE LAKE RD IN TROY START 4/12

The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) has begun replacing concrete on Crooks Road between Fountain Drive and Square Lake Road in Troy.
During the work, motorists can expect lane closures. Work on Crooks Road is expected to be completed by...

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March 31, 2021 10:00 AM

CURRIE ROAD, FROM NINE MILE TO TEN MILE ROAD, IN LYON TOWNSHIP EXPECTED TO CLOSE APRIL 12

The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) expects to close Currie Road from Nine Mile to Ten Mile Road in Lyon Township for a gravel road paving project starting approximately April 12 through early October.
During construction, access to homes and...

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March 25, 2021 9:00 AM

MAPLE RD, FROM FRANKLIN RD. TO INKSTER RD., EXPECTED TO CLOSE APRIL 8 THROUGH LATE SEPTEMBER

The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) plans to close Maple Road from Inkster Road to Franklin Road in Bloomfield Township to through traffic beginning approximately April 8 through late September for road construction.
Access to homes and...

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March 19, 2021 7:00 AM

BARRON RD CONSTRUCTION FROM GRANGE HALL TO NORTH OF GROVELAND RD STARTS 3/22; CLOSURE START 4/12

The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) expects work to begin on Barron Road from Grange Hall Road to Groveland Road in Groveland Township on March 22.
The road will close to traffic April 12 through approximately Nov. 5 for gravel road paving. ...

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