8 Mile Road over the Rouge River

  • Project Limits: 8 Mile Bridge, between Middlebelt and Grand River Avenue 
  • Communities: Farmington Hills and Livonia
  • Comments: Preventative maintenance will be performed on the 8 Mile Road bridge over the Rouge River.
  • Funding:  estimated to cost approximately $850,000 (cost is for three bridges, including two on Adams Road in Oakland Township)  
  • Project includes: 
- Milling and overlaying the bridge approaches with hot mix asphalt
 - Bridge approach repairs
- Epoxy overlay on the bridge deck
 - New guardrail

Project Details
  • Contractor: Florence Cement Company
  • Start Date: June 17 (work on structures to prepare fro the project  will take place on June 15)
  • End Date: Late August
  • Detour: No, 8 Mile will remain open to traffic with lane restrictions

Additional Details


Work on the 8 Mile bridge over the Rouge River is set to begin June 17, 2019