Posted on: December 15, 2017

RCOC REMINDS EVERYONE TO NOT PLOW OR SHOVEL SNOW BACK INTO THE ROAD

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The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) reminds residents and business owners that it is illegal under Michigan law to shovel or plow snow or ice onto any road or highway, or to deposit snow on a road or road shoulder in such a way that it blocks mo...

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Winter Roads Press Releases
Posted on: December 14, 2017

ROAD COMMISSION AND WEST BLOOMFIELD TOWNSHIP MARK OPENING OF ORCHARD LAKE ROAD BOULEVARD

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Officials with the Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) and the Charter Township of West Bloomfield came together today to mark the official opening of the Orchard Lake Road boulevard between Northwestern Highway and Maple Road in the township.

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Orchard Lake Road Construction Press Releases
Posted on: October 9, 2017

LIVERNOIS ROAD NORTH OF SQUARE LAKE RD IN TROY WILL CLOSE NOV. 8 FOR CULVERT REPLACEMENT

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The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) expects to close Livernois Road north of Square Lake Road in the City of Troy on Nov. 8.    

The closure is necessary to replace a culvert that carries the Gibson Drain under the road. The roa...

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Livernois Detour Map Press Releases
Posted on: November 1, 2017

RCOC PREPARED FOR WINTER: HIRING PART-TIME STAFF TO AUGMENT SNOWPLOW DRIVERS

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The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) is in the process of  reviewing its winter operations with its truck drivers and preparing its trucks and plows in anticipation of the inevitable arrival of winter weather.

Again this year, RCOC is hir...

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Winter Maintenance Information Press Releases
Posted on: November 28, 2017

RCOC TO HOST DEC. 6 PUBLIC MEETING ON THE 2018 TRIPP RD RECONSTRUCTION PROJECT IN GROVELAND TWP.

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The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) will host a public information meeting Wednesday, Dec. 6, from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. on the planned 2018 reconstruction of Tripp Road between Dixie Highway and Van Road in Groveland Township.

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Tripp Road Reconstruction Project Flyer Press Releases
Posted on: September 22, 2017

RCOC BOARD ADOPTS FY 2018 BUDGET

The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) Board of Road Commissioners, at its regular meeting Thursday, Sept. 21, adopted the agency’s Fiscal Year 2018 budget.

The $146.9 million budget represents an increase of about $17.8 million compared t...

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2018 Budget Press Releases
Posted on: November 3, 2017

MAPLE RD BETWEEN HAGGERTY AND DRAKE RDS TO CLOSE BEGINNING NOV. 7 FOR CUlLVERT WORK

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The Road Commission for Oakland County expects to close Maple Road between Haggerty and Drake roads (between Silverbrook and Eastbrook) in West Bloomfield Township beginning November 7 for culvert repairs.   

Eastbound and westbound traff...

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Maple Road Detour Press Releases
Posted on: November 6, 2017

RCOC TO CLOSE NAPIER RD BETWEEN 9 MILE AND 10 MILE RDS NOV. 14

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The
Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) plans to close Napier Road between 9Mile and 10 Mile roads on the Lyon Township/Novi border for excavation and
drainage work beginning Nov. 14.

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Napier Road Construction Press Releases
Posted on: November 1, 2017

RCOC TO CLOSE NAPIER RD BETWEEN 9 MILE AND 10 MILE RDS ON LYON TWP./NOVI BORDER NOV. 10

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Beverly Hills, MI – The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) expects to close Napier Road between 9 Mile and 10 Mile roads on the Lyon Township/City of Novi border for excavation and drainage work beginning on Nov. 10.

The detour for through...

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Napier Road Construction Press Releases
Posted on: October 5, 2017

SNELL ROAD TO BE CLOSED EAST OF ROCHESTER ROAD IN OAKLAND TOWNSHIP FROM OCT. 25 TO MID-NOV.

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The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) expects to close Snell Road between Sheldon and Mt. Vernon roads in Oakland and Washington townships beginning on Monday, Oct. 16 October 25.

The closure is necessary to replace a culvert that carries the McClu...

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Snell Road Culvert Project Press Releases
Posted on: September 25, 2017

RCOC BOARD HONORS LAKE ORION TEEN FOR ROAD IMPROVEMENT PROPOSAL

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The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) Board of Road Commissioners, on Thursday, Sept. 21, recognized the contributions of Lake Orion High School senior Nicole Baker, who recommended an improvement to the Clarkston/M-24 intersection in Orion Townsh...

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Press Releases
Posted on: September 22, 2017

POWERS RD TO CLOSE AT ORCHARD LAKE RD IN WEST BLOOMFIELD TWP FOR THREE WEEKS BEGINNING OCT. 2

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The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) expects to close Powers Road at Orchard Lake Road in West Bloomfield Township beginning Oct. 2 for intersection realignment that is part of the ongoing Orchard Lake Road reconstruction project.  

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Orchard Lake Road Project Press Releases
Posted on: September 15, 2017

DEQUINDRE ROAD CONSTRUCTION BETWEEN LONG LAKE RD AND BURNINGBUSH DR TO BEGIN SEPT 18

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The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) expects to begin the two-year reconstruction and widening to five lanes of Dequindre Road from Long Lake Road to Burningbush Dr. on the Troy/Sterling Heights border on Sept. 18.

Dequindre will remain open for t...

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Dequindre Road Construction Information Press Releases
Posted on: August 14, 2017

PROPOSED FY 2018 RCOC BUDGET WILL BE PRESENTED AT AUG. 24 PUBLIC HEARING

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The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) will present its proposed Fiscal Year 2018 budget during a public hearing Thursday, Aug. 24, at 6:30 p.m. at the Oakland County Board of Commissioners Auditorium, 1200 N. Telegraph in Pontiac.

The public is inv...

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2018 Proposed Budget Press Releases
Posted on: August 4, 2017

JOB POSTINGS SECTION OF RCOC WEBSITE UPDATED – NOW EASIER TO APPLY FOR JOBS

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The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) Human Resources Department has launched an updated job posting section on the RCOC Website, www.rcocweb.org.

The updated section is intended to make the job application process easier and quicker for job candid...

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RCOC Careers Press Releases
Posted on: July 28, 2017

RCOC TO HOST PUBLIC INFORMATION MEETING 8/8 FOR DEQUINDRE WIDENING PROJECT, LONG LAKE - BURNINGBUSH

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The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) will host a public information meeting Tuesday, Aug. 8, about the planned widening and reconstruction of Dequindre Road between Long Lake Road and Burnungbush Drive on the Troy/Sterling Heights border.

The publ...

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Dequindre Road Project Press Releases
Posted on: July 20, 2017

CONSTRUCTION CAMERA INSTALLED AT NAPIER/10 MILE FOR PUBLIC TO VIEW CONSTRUCTION PROGRESS

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A real-time workzone camera is up and running during the reconstruction of the 10 Mile Road/Napier Road intersection to a modern roundabout, as well as the reconstruction of 10 Mile Road from Copperwood to Nepavine Drive on the Novi/Lyon Township boarder....

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Napier/10 Mile Workzone Camera Press Releases
Posted on: July 11, 2017

MAPLE RD FROM HAGGERTY TO HALSTED CONSTRUCTION TO BEGIN JULY 17; WB TRAFFIC DETOUR TO BEGIN JULY 24

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       The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) expects to begin the widening and resurfacing of Maple Road from Haggerty Road to Halsted Road in West Bloomfield Township on Monday, July 17.

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Maple Road Construction 2017 & 2018 Press Releases
Posted on: July 7, 2017

BALDWIN ROAD CONSTRUCTION IN ORION TWP TO OFFICIALLY BEGINS TUESDAY, JULY 18

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      The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) will begin a two- year construction project on Baldwin Road, from Morgan Road to Gregory Road in Orion Township, on Tuesday, July 18.  

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Baldwin Road Construction Page Press Releases
Posted on: June 29, 2017

NAPIER/10 MILE CONSTRUCTION TO BEGIN JULY 5; ROAD CLOSURE SCHEDULED FOR JULY 17 THROUGH MID-OCTOBER

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     The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) will begin reconstructing the  10 Mile Road/Napier Road intersection as a modern roundabout and reconstructing 10 Mile Road from Copperwood to Nepavine Drive on the Nov...

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Napier/10 Mile Road Information Press Releases
Posted on: June 8, 2017

RCOC USES WIDER ROAD STRIPING TO IMPROVE VISIBILITY AND SAFETY FOR MOTORISTS

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       As part of its long-term commitment to motorist safety, the Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) Board has chosen to use wider white edge lines and lane “skip” lines (the dashed lines bet...

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 22, 2017

BALDWIN RD CONSTRUCTION PUBLIC MEETING SCHEDULED FOR JUNE 7 AT WALDON MIDDLE SCHOOL

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The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) will host a public information meeting about the widening of Baldwin Road in Orion Township on Wednesday, June 7, from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.

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Baldwin Road Construction Page Press Releases
Posted on: May 17, 2017

RCOC TO PRESENT BALDWIN RD WIDENING PROJECT TO BUSINESSES ON MAY 25 AT ORION CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

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The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC), in partnership with the Orion Area Chamber of Commerce and Orion Township, will conduct an informational meeting about the impending widening of Baldwin Road between Morgan and Waldon, specifically for area b...

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Baldwin Road Construction Page Press Releases
Posted on: May 3, 2017

RCOC TO HOST SECOND PUBLIC INFORMATION MEETING ON MAY 24 FOR NAPIER/10 MILE PROJECT

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     The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC), on Wednesday, May 24, will host a public information meeting about the planned 2017 10 Mile/Napier Road intersection improvements on the Novi/Lyon Township border and 2018 pavi...

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Napier/10 Mile Road Information Flier Press Releases
Posted on: March 24, 2017

RCOC GEARING UP FOR MORE THAN $66 MILLION IN ROAD CONSTRUCTION

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The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC)  plans slightly more than  $66 million worth of road improvements for the 2017 road-construction season, ranging from road widening and reconstruction projects to concrete-slab repla...

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2017 Project List Press Releases
Posted on: February 15, 2017

ROAD COMMISSION BOARD APPROVES 37TH ANNUAL THREE-YEAR FINANCIAL PLAN

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The Road Commission for Oakland County has approved the agency’s 37th three-year budget, laying out anticipated agency revenues and expenses for the 2018 to 2020 period.

The Road Commission has operated on a rolling, three-year budget cycle longe...

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RCOC 37th Annual Three-Year Financial Plan Press Releases
Posted on: February 13, 2017

SOUTHFIELD ROAD PUBLIC MEETING SCHEDULED FOR MARCH 8 AT LATHRUP VILLAGE CITY HALL

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Beverly Hills, MI (February 8, 2017) – The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC), in close cooperation with the communities of Southfield, Lathrup Village, Beverly Hills and Southfield Township, will conduct a third public information and com...

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Southfield Road EA Meeting Flier Press Releases
Posted on: February 8, 2017

OAKLAND FEDERAL AID COMMITTEE SELECTS ROAD PROJECTS TO BE FUNDED IN 2020

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The Oakland County Federal Aid Committee, on Tuesday, Feb. 7, selected road projects to receive federal funding in 2020.   

The Funding Committee is made up of 14 members, including two from the Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC), ...

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Complete list of projects submitted for 2020 Press Releases
Posted on: January 26, 2017

HISTORIC GINGELL BROS STONE SIGN SAVED

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The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) has saved a historic stone sign from a 1940s era building in Orion Township that is being demolished as part of the Baldwin Road widening project.

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 19, 2017

NEW LAW MEANS OAKLAND CO. COMMUNITIES CAN REQUEST 45 MPH SPEED LIMITS ON RCOC GRAVEL ROADS

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            A package of bills signed into law Jan. 4 by Michigan Governor Rick Snyder allows townships and villages in counties with a population greater than 1 million to request the county road comm...

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Link to Public Act 445 of 2016 (HB4423) Press Releases
Posted on: January 12, 2017

WILSON ELECTED RCOC CHAIRMAN, JAMIAN VICE CHAIR; FOWKES REAPPOINTED

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The three-member Road Commission for
Oakland County (RCOC) Board, at its regularly scheduled meeting today (Jan. 12),elected Eric Wilson as Board chairman and Greg Jamian as vice chairman. Also
last night, Ron Fowkes was appointed to a second six-year...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 8, 2016

RCOC TO HOST PUBLIC INFORMATION MEETING ON JUNE 15 FOR THE 2017 & 2018 BALDWIN RD. WIDENING PROJECT

The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) will host a public information meeting Wednesday, June 15, about the widening of Baldwin Road from Morgan Road to Gregory Road in Orion Township.

The project is planned take place in 2017 and is t...Read on...

Baldwin Road Public Meeting Flier (PDF) Press Releases