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Posted on: June 7, 2019

[ARCHIVED] RCOC WEEKLY ROAD CONSTRUCTION & PERMIT PROJECTS UPDATE (6/7-6/14)

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The following projects may cause traffic delays on Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) roads between June 7 and June 14 or may start shortly thereafter. 

It is RCOC’s goal to conduct road improvement projects in a way that interferes with traffic as little as possible. This list includes both Road Commission projects and projects conducted by others, under permit, on roads under the jurisdiction of the Road Commission.

Please note: This information is subject to change. Projects can change from day to day, and traffic delays can develop in a matter of minutes due to weather, emergency situations, etc.

The project list is attached.               

                         

2019 Road Commission for Oakland County Construction and Permit Projects  (6/7/19 update)

Road

Project Limits

Community or Communities

Project Description

Detour

Detour Route

Prime Contractor

Start Date

Anticipated Completion

Project Information

*10 Mile Road

From Evergreen Road to Greenfield Road

Southfield

Concrete slab removal and replacement, curb/gutter installation, Americans with Disabilities Act-compliant crosswalks and upgraded bus stops

No; however, expect lane closures. Business access will be maintained.

No

Mark Anthony Contracting

6/24/19 (tentatively)

Late Fall

10 Mile Road Concrete Slab Replacement

*12 Mile and Novi Road intersection

12 Mile Road and Novi Road intersection (including work on Novi Road approaches to intersection)

Novi

Concrete slab replacement, Americans with Disabilities Act-compliant sidewalk ramps and upgrades to the pedestrian signals

Yes, northbound and southbound Novi Rd will close at 12 Mile Rd; one lane in each direction will remain open on 12 Mile Rd

TBA

Mark Anthony Contracting

6/17/19 (tentatively)

TBA

12 Mile/Novi Road Intersection

12 Mile Road (PERMIT PROJECT)

West of Telegraph at Case Avenue

Southfield

Underground utility work

No, the outside eastbound lane and right turn lane are closed. Traffic is shifted to the open lane.

No

AT&T

5/10/19

6/21/19

Traffic Alert

*8 Mile Road Bridge over the Rogue River

Between Middlebelt Road and Grand River Avenue

Farmington Hills and Livonia

Preventative bridge maintenance including approach repairs, epoxy overlay on bridge deck and asphalt paving


No, expect lane closures

No

Florence Cement

6/17/19

Late June

8 Mile Bridge over the Rouge River

Adams Road and Gunn Road

Adams Road and Gunn Road intersection (roundabout construction)

Oakland Township

Construction of a roundabout, drainage improvements, curb/gutter installation, High-Intensity Activated Crosswalk (HAWK) pedestrian crossing beacons installed at crosswalks on the north leg of the roundabout

Yes, intersection will close to traffic

For detour information, visit: CLICK HERE

M.L. Chartier

6/17/18

Late August

Adams and Gunn Road Roundabout

Baldwin Road (Phase I) (carryover project from 2018)

From Morgan Road to Gregory Road

Orion Township

Behind the curb and driveway restoration; street lighting (DTE); Americans with Disabilities Act -compliant crosswalks/ sidewalks and new sign installation

No; however, expect lane closures

No

Dan's Excavating

4/8/2019

Summer, TBA (behind the curb restoration and landscaping continue)

Baldwin Road

Baldwin Road (Phase II)

From Gregory Road to Waldon Road

Orion Township

Reconstruction of Baldwin Road including: 3 roundabouts (Great Lakes Athletic Center, Maybee and Waldon roads), drainage, widening, Americans with Disabilities Act-compliant crosswalks, improved lighting, pedestrian paths, concrete curb and gutter.

No

No

Dan's Excavating

To Be Announced (utility relocation continues)

TBA

Baldwin Road (Orion Township)

Concrete Slab Replacement

Various heavier traveled roads throughout Oakland County

Various

Remove and replace concrete

No, expect lane closures

No

Florence Cement Company

5/6/19

TBA

Concrete Slab Replacement

Grand River Avenue at South Hill Road (carryover project from 2018)

Grand River Avenue and South Hill intersection

Lyon Township

Traffic signal installation is expected to begin in June. Behind the curb restoration is complete.

No

No

Fonson Company, Inc

4/22/18

Summer (TBA)

Grand River Avenue at South Hill

John R (Southbound John R from Long Lake to Square Lake Road is closed)

Long Lake Road to Square Lake Road

Troy

Excavation work

Yes, southbound John R is closed

Southbound John R detour is South Blvd to Dequindre Rd, to Long Lake Rd, back to John R; northbound John R remains open to traffic

Dan's Excavating

4/29/19

Late fall

John R

South Blvd at John R (Part of the John R project)

East leg of South Blvd at John R intersection (WEEKEND CLOSURE)

Troy and Rochester Hills

Installation of storm-sewer under South Blvd

Yes; NB John R traffic will have access to WB South Blvd

Dequindre Rd to Long Lake Rd to Rochester Rd, back to South Blvd

Dan's Excavating

6/14/19 (closure at 7 pm)

6/16/19 (expected to reopen approximately 8 pm)

John R

Square Lake Road at John R (Part of the John R project)

East leg of Square Lake Road at John R intersection (WEEKEND CLOSURE)

Troy and Rochester Hills

Installation of storm-sewer under Square Lake Road

Yes; NB John R traffic will have access to WB Square Lake Road

Square Lake Rd to Rochester Rd to Long Lake Rd to Dequindre Rd, back to Square Lake Rd

Dan's Excavating

6/7/19 (closure at 7 pm)

6/9/19 (expected to reopen approximately 8 pm)

John R

Lake George Road Culvert

From West Predmore Road to Stoney Creek Road


Remove and replace a culvert under the road. New guardrail and gravel

Yes

TBA

TBA

July, TBA

TBA

Lake George Road Culvert Replacement

*Livernois Road

From Avon Road to Walton Blvd.

Rochester Hills

Reconstruction of road, improved drainage, traffic-signal modernization, upgrading sidewalks to comply with Americans with Disabilities Act, new guardrail, retaining wall repairs and replacing curbs and gutters

Yes, southbound Livernois will close to traffic. Northbound Livernois will remain open to traffic

The detour for southbound Livernois traffic is Tienken Rd to Adams Rd to Avon Rd back to Livernois Rd

Pro-Line Asphalt

6/17/19

Late Fall

Livernois Road

Maple Road and Middlebelt Road

Maple Road and Middlebelt Road intersection (roundabout construction)

West Bloomfield Township

Construction of a roundabout, improved drainage, new watermain and Americans with Disabilities Act-compliant crosswalks.

Yes

For detours:    CLICK HERE

Pro-Line Asphalt

June, TBA

6/17/19 (tentatively)

Maple and Middlebelt Roundabout Construction

Maple Road Culvert (PART OF THE MAPLE AND MIDDLEBELT ROAD ROUNDABOUT CONSTRUCTION)

Just east of Middlebelt Road (between Glenway Drive and Bloomfield Glens Road)

West Bloomfield Township

Removal and replacement of a culvert under the road that carries Rouge River Tributary

Yes

Inkster Rd to 14 Mile Rd to Middlebelt Rd, back to Maple Rd and vice versa

Angelo Iafrate

June, TBA

September, TBA

Maple Road Culvert

*Mason Street

From Milford Road to Franklin Street

Rose Township

Pave gravel road

Yes; however, residential and township hall access will be maintained

Franklin St to Clinton St, back to Mason St and vice versa

Fonson Construction

6/8/19

TBA

Mason Street

McGinnis Road

From Grange Hall Road to Wildwood Road

Groveland Township

Remove and replace a culvert under the road

Yes

Grange Hall Rd to Wildwood Rd, back to McGinnis Rd and vice versa

RCOC Hwy Maintenance

TBA

TBA

Weekend, Emergency and Short-Term Road Closures

Milford Road

Just east of South Fenton Road and the railroad tracks

Rose Township

Culvert removal and replacement. Includes paving road, new guardrail and pavement markings

Yes, residential access will be maintained east of the culvert

Milford Rd to White Lake Rd to Hickory Ridge Rd, back to Milford Rd and vice versa

Zito Construction

8/12/19

Mid-October

Milord Road Culvert

Opdyke Road (carryover project from 2018)

From Featherstone to Perry Street

Auburn Hills and Pontiac

Milling and resurfacing road with hot mix asphalt, Americans with Disabilities Act -compliant crosswalks/bus stops, improved drainage and new pedestrian path from Auburn Road to I-75

No

No

Dan's Excavating

4/22/19

TBA (MDOT will detour M-24/I-75 ramp and bridge closures to Opdyke Road from 6/3-6/8)

Opdyke Road

*Opdyke Road (PERMIT PROJECT)

Just south of Kensington Road

Bloomfield Township

Emergency repairs to the railroad tracks

Yes

Kensington Rd to Long Lake Rd to Woodward (M-1) back to Opdyke and vice versa

Canadian National

6/7/19 @ 9 am

6.7/19 @ 9 pm

Traffic Alerts

Preservation Overlays

Various heavier traveled roads throughout Oakland County

Various

Simple resurfacing, placing 1.5-2 inches of asphalt on the road surface; work is weather-dependent

No

No

Cadillac Asphalt

4/25/19

September, TBA

Preservation Overlays

Sashabaw Road

From I-75 to just south of Clarkston Road

Independence Township

Widening road -5 lanes with a continuous left turn lane, resurfacing, right-turn lanes where warranted and Americans with Disabilities Act -compliant sidewalks and crosswalks

No

No

Dan's Excavating

4/22/18

Late Fall

Sashabaw Road (I-75 to Clarkston)

Sashabaw Road

From Sherwood Road to Granger Road

Brandon Township

Pave gravel road with asphalt, improved drainage, shoulder paving in areas, curb and gutter installation in areas and storm sewer installation

Yes; however, residential access will be maintained through the project

Sherwood Rd to Perry Lake Rd to Granger Rd, back to Sashabaw Rd and vice versa

Zito Construction

June, TBA

Late Fall

Sashabaw Road (Sherwood to Granger)

Sashabaw Road

From south of Bow Pointe Drive to Sheffler Drive

Independence Township

Widening and reconstructing two turnarounds, right-turn lane improvement at Bow Pointe Dr, Americans with Disabilities Act-compliant sidewalk ramps

No, road will remain open to traffic

No

Angelo Iafrate

4/22/19

Late June

Sashabaw Road (Bow Pointe to Sheffler)

Spot Resurfacing

Various heavier traveled roads throughout Oakland County

Various

Milling short sections of roads and resurfacing with hot mix asphalt

No

No

Cadillac Asphalt and Pro-Line Asphalt

4/22/19

TBA

Spot Resurfacing

Walton Blvd. (carryover project from 2018)

From Adams Road to Squirrel Road

Auburn Hill and Rochester Hills

Milling and resurfacing road including the Walton Blvd/Squirrel Rd intersection. New curb, gutter and Americans with Disabilities Act -compliant sidewalks and crosswalks

No

No

Z Contactors

3/25/2019

June, TBA

Walton Blvd


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