Elizabeth Lake Road Roundabouts-White Lake Township-COMPLETE
PROJECT LIMITS: Elizabeth Lake Road/Teggerdine Road and Elizabeth Lake Road/Oxbow Lake Road intersections
COMMUNITY: White Lake Township
FUNDING: The approximate $2.39 million project is funded by the Road Commission for Oakland County and White Lake Township
DATE: January 11, 2022
TIME: 4:30 p.m. - 7 p.m. (start time updated)
LOCATION: Oxbow Elementary School, 100 Oxbow Lake Road, White Lake Township
MEETING INFORMATION: No formal presentation. R.C.O.C. staff will be available to review and discuss plans with participants
REQUIREMENTS: Since the meeting is being held at public school, participants must wear a mask per school policy.
The approximate $2.39 million project includes:
- Conversion of the three-way Elizabeth Lake Road/Teggerdine Road intersection, now controlled by stop signs, to a single-lane roundabout.
- Conversion of the three-way Elizabeth Lake Road/Oxbow Lake Road intersection, now controlled by stop signs, to a compact roundabout.
- Repaving of both roads in the vicinity of the roundabouts with asphalt.
- Installation of curbs and gutters, sidewalks, Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)-compliant pedestrian crosswalks and street lighting at the roundabouts.
- Improvements to storm sewers and drainage.
- Milling and paving Elizabeth Lake Road between the roundabouts with the addition of four-foot road shoulders.
- Utility relocation, expected to start in the winter of 2022.
CONTRACTOR: Fonson Company, Inc.
CONTRACTOR WEBSITE: http://www.fonsoninc.com/
PROJECT START: March 13
PROJECT COMPLETION: September 1
ROAD CLOSURE: Yes. Access to homes and businesses will be maintained throughout the construction.
- STAGE ONE: Starting March 13, the Elizabeth Lake Road/Teggerdine Road intersection is open for local and residential traffic only.
- STAGE TWO: The Elizabeth Lake Road and Oxbow Lake Road intersection is expected to close June 19 (after the completion of the school year) through early September for roundabout construction.
DETOUR: Elizabeth Lake Road to Williams Lake Road to Pontiac Lake Road to Highland Road (M-59) to Bogie Lake Road to Cooley Lake Road to Oxbow Lake Road and vice versa.