Baldwin Road (2017-2019)


  • Project limits: Morgan Road to Waldon Road 
  • Community:   Orion Township

Comments:

  • Multi-year project
  • Widening of Baldwin from Gregory to Morgan Road  Road (Phase I)
  • Widening of Baldwin from Gregory to Waldon (Phase II) begins Oct. 22, 2018
  • Construction of 5 roundabouts at (year for construction listed):
    • Gregory (2018) part of Phase I
    • Judah (2018) part of Phase I
    • Great Lakes Athletic Center (2019) part of Phase II
    • Maybee (2019) part of Phase II
    • Waldon (2019) part of Phase II
  • Visit the RCOC roundabout resource page

  • Concrete curb and gutter
  • Improved lighting and Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) compliant crosswalks  
  • Pedestrian paths
  • Improved drainage

Contractor:   Dan's Excavating (Phase 1 & Phase II)  

​PHASE I & PHASE II:



PHASE I (Morgan Road to Gregory Road) approximate completion:  LATE FALL 2018 due to contractor lockout of workers in September and weather  (additional behind the curb restoration work expected in 2019)                     

PHASE II: (Gregory Road to Waldon Road):
Start:   October 22, 2018 (work includes utility relocation, building demolition and culvert replacement)
Approximate completion:   Late fall of 2019

​2018 Phase I Closures:   


Gregory Road will close at Baldwin Road on May 14 THROUGH August 13.   Once Morgan Road reopens at Baldwin Road, the contractor will close Gregory Road at Baldwin.  The detour for traffic is Baldwin Road to Morgan Road to Rohr Road, back to Gregory Road and vice versa.  
Morgan Road at Baldwin Road

 Morgan Road will close at Baldwin Road once Gregory Road has reopened to traffic on August 13.    The detour is Baldwin Road to Gregory Road to Rohr Road, back to Morgan Road and vice versa.    Morgan Road at Baldwin Road reopened to traffic on Aug. 25; however, could close again for continued work.   



Jordan Road at Baldwin Road is tentatively scheduled to close August 6 through late fall.  The detour for traffic is Brown Road to Georgia Road and vice versa. 

Judah Road at Baldwin Road is tentatively scheduled to close August 6 through late fall.    The detour for traffic is Brown Road to Joslyn Road and vice versa.


​2018-19 Phase II closures:


Baldwin Road between Maybee and Waldon RoadsBaldwin Road between Maybee and Waldon roads (between Thornwood Drive and Baldwin Woods Drive) is scheduled to close at 6 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 2, 2018, through 6:00 a.m. on Monday, November 5, 2018, for culvert removal and replacement (closure is weather-dependent and could be moved to Nov. 9-Nov. 12).  The northbound Baldwin Road traffic detour is Maybee Road to Clintonville Road to Clarkston Road, back to Baldwin Road.  The southbound Baldwin Road detour is Waldon Road to Joslyn Road to Brown Road, back to Baldwin Road.  





*** Baldwin Road will have periodic lane closures for storm sewer and utility work.  During that work, traffic will be under flag control.   



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Baldwin Road Facebook page

Questions? 
Email us: DCSmail@rcoc.org

877-858-4804

Click here for the Baldwin Road Construction Photo Album


Click here for the Baldwin Road Construction Work Zone Camera



ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:   


Baldwin Road Culvert Replacement Press Release

Morgan Road at Baldwin Road will close on Aug 13; Gregory Road will reopen at Baldwin Road the same day

Workzone camera installed on Baldwin Road for public to view construction  

Jordan and Judah Roads Tentatively Expected to Close August 6 at Baldwin Road Press Release

Morgan Road to reopen at Baldwin Road on May 14; Gregory Road will close at Baldwin on May 14

Morgan Road to close at Baldwin Road on May 7, 2018

Baldwin Road north of Gregory Road will have a lane closed for sewer pipe installation on Friday, Apr. 20

***Baldwin Road Phase I Construction from Gregory to Morgan in Orion Twp set to begin on April 2

Baldwin Road Public Meeting Scheduled for June 7 at Waldon Middle School


BALDWIN ROAD RECONSTRUCTION TO BEGIN ON JULY 18

WXYZ News Story on Baldwin Road Construction Project (July 18, 2017)

Daily Tribune article on Baldwin Road Construction Project beginning on July 18 (July 11, 2017)

Oakland Press article on June 7 Baldwin Road Public Meeting (May 23, 2017)

Baldwin Road Project Flier for June 7 Public Meeting

Oakland Press article on May 25 meeting with the Orion Chamber of Commerce (5/18/17)

RCOC to present project widening information to businesses at the Orion Chamber of Commerce on May 25

Baldwin Road Presentation


Baldwin Road Widening Project Article (02/04/16)

Baldwin Road project Facebook page
 
Baldwin Road Project Information Flier

Baldwin Road Construction Meeting/Info Flier 6-15-16

Baldwin Road Meeting Press Release

Baldwin Road Environmental Assessment Documents (found in "Publications" under Baldwin Road Environmental Assessment)


Baldwin diagram

2018 updated project map Phase 1

2018 updated project map Phase 2

RCOC is joined by utility companies, Dan's Excavating (prime contractor) and local community