Maple/Middlebelt Road Roundabout

MAPLE/MIDDLEBELT ROAD ROUNDABOUT CONSTRUCTION CONTINUES IN 2020

East and west legs of Maple Road at Middlebelt Road will close. Northbound and southbound Middlebelt Road will remain open to traffic; however, there will be no access to eastbound and westbound Maple Road.  The closure of Maple Road at Middlebelt will take place on Monday, April 27 through late June.


PUBLIC MEETING:    The RCOC will hold a public meeting regarding the project on November 13, 2018 from 4 p.m.-7 p.m. at the Orchard Lake Middle School, 6000 Orchard Lake Road, West Bloomfield

Project Limits:  Maple Road and Middlebelt Road intersection and culvert replacement east of Middlebelt Road 

Community:  West Bloomfield Township

Funding:   The approximately $6.6 million safety improvement project is funded with a mix of federal and local dollars. Local funding is shared by Road Commission for Oakland County, West Bloomfield Township and Oakland County general government through the Tri-Party Program.

Project details:

  • Construction of a roundabout at the Maple/Middlebelt intersection 
  • Drainage improvements
  • Americans with Disability Act (ADA) compliant crosswalks with High-intensity Activated cross-WalK beacon (HAWK) (2020)
  • Roundabout concrete work (2020)
  • Water main replacements
  • Culvert removal and replacement on Maple Road east of Middlebelt Road (scheduled to begin in June); culvert is located between Glenway Drive and Bloomfield Glens Road
  • Behind the curb restoration (2020)
  • Permanent street lighting (2020)

Detour:  Yes, for 2020 continued construction is expected to begin March 30.  East and west legs of Maple/Middlebelt will close. Northbound and southbound Middlebelt Road will remain open to traffic; however, there will be no access to eastbound and westbound Maple Road.     

Detour information:  

  • East leg of Maple Road at Middlebelt Road detour is Inkster Road to Walnut Lake Road, back to Maple Road.
  • West leg of Maple Road at Middlebelt Road detour is Walnut Lake Road to Orchard Lake Road, back to Maple Road

Contractor:  Angelo Iafrate 

Contractor Information

Expected 2020 construction start:  March 30 April 15    MONDAY, APRIL 27, 2020

Expected 2020 completion:  Late-June (could change based on weather and issues related to COVID-19) 

QUESTIONS?   Call 877-858-4804 or email us: dcsmail@rcoc.org

View Progress Photos: Maple/Middlebelt Culvert Replacement & Roundabout Construction Progress Photos

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Additional Information:


Maple Road to close at Middlebelt Road on Monday, April 27 for continued roundabout construction

Maple Road closure at Middlebelt Road in West Bloomfield Twp is delayed until approximately Apr. 15  CLOSURE IS DELAYED, NEW DATE WILL BE ANNOUNCED SOON

Maple/Middlebelt Roundabout is open; further work to take place in 2020

Maple/Middlebelt Roundabout Opening Delayed

C&G News article on roundabout construction

Maple/Middlebelt Intersection Closure to Start on September 14 Press Release

Maple/Middlebelt work zone camera provides public view of construction progress

Maple/Middlebelt roundabout construction and culvert replacement (C&G News) 

Project Information Flier

Public meeting for the 2019 Maple/Middlebelt intersection 2019 reconstruction is scheduled for Nov. 13

Maple/Middlebelt Roundabout Project to Start Press Release