Maple/Middlebelt Road Roundabout & Culvert Replacement

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 RCOC, West Bloomfield Township and Oakland County general government through the Tri-Party Program.

Project details:

  • Construction of a roundabout at the Maple/Middlebelt intersection (scheduled to begin in September)
  • Drainage improvements
  • Americans with Disability Act (ADA) compliant crosswalks
  • 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

Detour:  Yes, for roundabout construction beginning Sept. 14.  

Detour information:  

  • The detour for Maple Road traffic during the roundabout and culvert construction will be Inkster Road to 14 Mile Road to Northwestern Highway to Orchard Lake Road, back to Maple Road and vice versa. 
  • The detour for Middlebelt Road traffic during the roundabout construction is 14 Mile Road to Northwestern Highway to Orchard Lake Road to Walnut Lake Road, back to Middlebelt Road and vice versa.  

Contractor:  Angelo Iafrate 

Contractor Information

CULVERT REMOVAL & REPLACEMENT DATES:

Culvert removal and replacement expected start:   June 29 

Culvert expected completion:   late September mid-October late October

Detour: Yes

Detour:  Inkster Road to 14 Mile Road to Middlebelt Road and back to Maple Road and vice versa. (residential access east of Maple Road to Glenway Drive is maintained)

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

Maple/Middlebelt Road roundabout overlay (roundabout overlay on intersection configuration)

Maple Middlebelt Culvert in Progress

ROUNDABOUT CONSTRUCTION DATES:

Roundabout construction expected start:  September 14

Roundabout expected completion:  Late November fall (weather-dependent)

Roundabout resources:  CLICK HERE

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

Middlebelt east of Maple Road  culvert replacement Work Zone Camera:   CLICK HERE

Maple/Middlebelt Road roundabout construction Work Zone Camera:  CLICK HERE


Additional Information:

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