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The following projects may cause traffic delays on Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) roads between November 8 and November 15 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
2019 Road Commission for Oakland County Construction and Permit Projects (11/8/19 update)
Community or Communities
Anticipated Completion (Weather Dependent)
*10 Mile Road
From Evergreen Road to Greenfield Road
Concrete slab removal and replacement, curb/gutter installation, Americans with Disabilities Act-compliant crosswalks and upgraded bus stops. Access to businesses maintained throughout the project.
No; expect lane closures. Left-turns are temporarily prohibited from Southfield Road to 10 Mile Road until approximately November 9
Mark Anthony Contracting
10 Mile Road Concrete Slab Replacement
10 Mile Road (PERMIT PROJECT)
East of Telegraph Road at Berg Road
Sanitary sewer rehabilitation.
No, westbound right (outside) lane is closed near Berg Road; traffic shifted to the open lane
Oakland County Office of Water Resources Commissioner
Oakland County WRC
12 Mile Road
From M-5 to Meadowbrook Road
Concrete slab repairs
No; however, there are lane closures and the 12 Mile/ Meadowbrook Rd intersection is closed; NB and SB Meadowbrook traffic using crossovers
Concrete Slab Replacement
12 Mile Road (SIGNAL MODERNIZATION PROJECT 2019-2020)
From east of Woodward Avenue (M-1) to west of Connecticut Avenue (west of Campbell Road)
Upgrades to traffic signals, pedestrian crosswalks/sidewalks and improved street lighting. Project includes 10 locations.
No; however, expect lane closures
10/28/19 (underground infrastructure work)
12 Mile Signal Modernization Project
From the Pontiac/Auburn Hills city limits to south of I-75 entrance ramps
Remove and replace concrete slabs
Concrete Slab Replacements
Baldwin Road (Phase I) (carryover project from 2018)
From Morgan Road to Gregory Road
Behind the curb and driveway restoration; street lighting (DTE); Americans with Disabilities Act -compliant crosswalks/ sidewalks and new sign installation
Substantially complete and open to traffic
Baldwin Road (Phase II)
From Gregory Road to Waldon Road
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.
Maybee Road and the east side of Waldon Road are closed at Baldwin Road; Baldwin Road remains open to traffic
Yes, for Maybee Road and the east side of Waldon Road detours: CLICK HERE
2020, TBA (seasonal shutdown of work will take place in late fall of 2019 and restart in the spring of 2020)
Baldwin Road (Orion Township)
Maybee Road at Baldwin Road (Part of the Baldwin Road Phase II construction)
Maybee Road and Baldwin Road eastbound and westbound approaches
Eastbound and westbound Maybee Road at Baldwin Road are closed for roundabout construction.
Yes; however, two-way traffic is maintained on Baldwin Rd
For detour routes: CLICK HERE
Waldon Road at east side of Baldwin Road (Part of the Baldwin Road Phase II construction)
Waldon Road east half at Baldwin Road
Yes (west side of intersection at Baldwin Road will remain open to traffic)
Baldwin Rd to Clarkston Rd to Joslyn Rd, back to Waldon Rd and vice versa
Various heavier traveled roads throughout Oakland County
Remove and replace concrete
From 8 Mile Road to 9 Mile Road
Lyon Township, Green Oak Township and South Lyon
Culvert replacement, tree removal and bad soil excavation (paving in 2020).
9 Mile Road to Pontiac Trail to 8 Mile Rd, back to Dixboro Rd and vice versa (residential and Volunteer Park access maintained)
Early December (paving to begin in the spring of 2020)
From Oakhill Road to the county line
Groveland, Holly and Springfield townships
Resurfacing with additional drainage work and guardrail replacement between Tindall and Gail Drive
Ace-Saginaw Paving Company
Federally Funded Overlays
Haggerty Road over the Seeley Drain (between 13 Mile and 14 Mile roads)
From 13 Mile to 14 Mile Road (culvert is located between Lilly Court and MacKenzie Drive)
Farmington Hills and Novi
Remove and replace a culvert under the road that carries the Seeley Drain.
Haggerty Road Culvert Replacement over the Seeley Drain
*Harvey Lake Road (PERMIT PROJECT)
From M-59/Highland Road to Joshua Drive
Highland Township Fire Department training
No; Harvey Lake Rd will close. Highland Twp. Fire Depart to provide traffic assistance.
None (training exercise)
11/9/19 at 8 a.m.
11/9/19 at 5 p.m.
Highland Township Fire Department
Heights Road (PERMIT PROJECT)
US 24 (N Broadway St) to Bellevue Avenue
Village of Lake Orion and Orion Township
Water main replacement
Village of Lake Orion
John R (southbound John R from Long Lake to Square Lake Road is closed)
Long Lake Road to Square Lake Road
Reconstruction to a 3-lane road with a continuous center left-turn lane, drainage improvements, sewer/water improvements, curb/gutter installation, asphalt path (west side) and Americans with Disabilities Act- compliant sidewalks/crossings (east side).
Yes, southbound John R is closed from Square Lake to Long Lake Road (Square Lake to South Blvd is open to traffic)
Southbound John R detour is Long Lake Rd to Dequindre Rd, to Square Lake Rd, back to John R; northbound John R remains open to traffic
From Avon Road to north of Walton
Reconstruction of road, improved drainage, traffic-signal modernization, improved sidewalks, new guardrail, retaining wall repairs and replacing curbs and gutters.
Yes, southbound Livernois is closed 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
Long Lake Road
Between Woodward (M-1) and Eastways Road (culvert is located between Huntingwood Lane and Stonycroft Lane
Remove and replace a culvert under the road
Woodward (M-1) to Quarton Road to Adams Road, back to Long Lake Road and vice versa
Weekend, Emergency and Short-Term Road Closures
*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, intersection is closed
Maple and Middlebelt Roundabout Construction
Middlebelt Road (PERMIT PROJECT)
From 12 Mile Road to 13 Mile Road (emergency repair is just south of Orion Court)
Emergency road repairs
Office of the Oakland County Water Resources Commissioner
Just east of South Fenton Road and the railroad tracks
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 Clyde Rd to Hickory Ridge Rd to Fenton Rd, back to Milford Rd and vice versa
Milord Road Culvert
Simple resurfacing, placing 2-2.5 inches of asphalt on the road surface; work is weather-dependent.
Sashabaw Road (I-75 to Clarkston Road)
From I-75 to just south of Clarkston Road
Widening road to 5 lanes with a continuous left turn lane, resurfacing, right-turn lanes where warranted and Americans with Disabilities Act -compliant sidewalks and crosswalks.
No; however, NB I-75 exit and entrance ramps (89A & 89B) to Sashabaw Rd will close from 8 am-5 pm on 11/8 (additional daily closure to be announced)
Sashabaw Road (I-75 to Clarkston)
Milling short sections of roads and resurfacing with hot mix asphalt.
Cadillac Asphalt and Pro-Line Asphalt Paving
(*indicates new or updated project; TBA = To Be Announced)
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.