South Boulevard (COMPLETE)


  • Road: South Boulevard
  • Project Limits (3 locations):  
    • Livernois Road at South Blvd. (intersection improvement)
    • South Blvd. from Livernois Road to Crooks Road (milling and resurfacing)COMPLETE
    • South Blvd. from John R to west of Dequindre (milling and resurfacing)COMPLETE
  • Communities: Rochester Hills and Troy
  • Project Cost: $1.7 million for resurfacing. Funding is shared by the RCOC, federal funds, City of Rochester Hills and City of Troy through Oakland County general government Tri-Party Program.   $875,000 for the intersection is funded with federal dollars.    
  • Comments:
    • Adding northbound, southbound and westbound right-turn lanes at the Livernois/South Blvd. intersection
    • Traffic signal upgrades
    • Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) compliant crosswalks
    • Water main replacements on various sections of South Blvd. by the City of Rochester Hills
    • Resurfacing with asphalt
    • This project is in conjunction with the Michigan Department of Transportation's (MDOT) Auburn Road construction between Crooks and Livernois.  MDOT will add a continuous center left-turn lane, additional right-turn lanes and some traffic signal upgrades.   
  • Intersection Contractor: Florence Cement Company
  • Start date for South Blvd/Livernois intersection:  May 8, 2017 (start of signal work)
  • Resurfacing Contractor:  Cadillac Asphalt
  • Start date for South Blvd. resurfacing from Livernois to Crooks and John R to west of Dequindre: June 15, 2017 COMPLETE
  • End date: Intersection in LATE-September
  • Detour:   No detour; road will remain open to traffic; however, motorists can expect delays.   The intersection will be restricted to one lane in each direction with the traffic signal allowing for one approach to move at a time for duration of the project. 

Additional Project Information:

Oakland Press article on South Blvd Resurfacing Project (June 15, 2017)

South Blvd Resurfacing Begins June 15 in the communities of Troy and Rochester Hills

South Blvd/Livernois Intersection Project to begin Monday, May 8

South Blvd. Project Flier

South Blvd./Auburn Rd. April 20 Public Information Meeting Press Release

Oakland Press article on April 20 Public Meeting (4/17/17)

Public Information Meeting Flier

Road and Water Main Improvements Public Meeting Flier


South Blvd/Livernois signSouth Blvd./Livernois interesection; preconstruction

Project Map