News Flash

Posted on: January 18, 2022

COMMITTEE TO MEET JAN. 25 TO DISCUSS OAKLAND COUNTY FEDERAL ROAD FUNDING

Oakland County Federal Aid Committee meeting image

The Oakland County Federal Aid Committee, which selects projects to receive federal road funding in the county, will conduct a meeting on Tuesday, Jan. 25, at 9 a.m. The meeting will be conducted virtually via conference call.

The public is invited to atte...

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Oakland County Federal Aid Committee Press Releases
Posted on: January 7, 2022

LALONDE REMAINS RCOC CHAIR, QUARLES IS VICE CHAIR

Left to right, Andrea LaLonde (Chair), Nancy Quarles (Vice Chair) & Ron Fowkes (Member)

The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) Board of Road Commissioners, at its regular meeting today, Thursday, Jan. 6, voted to re-appoint Andrea LaLonde as Board chair and Nancy Quarles as vice chair for additional one-year terms for 2022.

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 21, 2021

RCOC PUBLISHES BIENNIAL STRATEGIC PLANNING REPORT

REPORT OF THE 2021 STRATEGIC PLANNING PROCESS Cover photo

The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) has published the 2021 edition of its Strategic Planning Report, which summarizes the biennial meetings that agency leaders conduct individually with the leadership of virtually every community in the county. ...

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Strategic Plan Press Releases
Posted on: November 29, 2021

CAMERA PROVIDES PUBLIC VIEW OF CONSTRUCTION OF THE AVON RD BRIDGE & DEQUINDRE/AVON RD ROUNDABOUT

Avon Road bridge and Avon/Dequindre Road construction camera image (bridge under construction)

The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) has installed a work zone camera that is now providing a real-time view of the construction of a new bridge on Avon Road, just east of Dequindre Road, and the Avon Road/Dequindre Road roundabout construction w...

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Work Zone Camera Press Releases
Posted on: October 29, 2021

RCOC PREPARING FOR SNOW BY REVIEWING WINTER OPERATIONS WITH STAFF, HIRING PART-TIME WORKERS

Winter maintenance operational review with staff at the Southfield garage on Oct. 29, 2021.

The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) is in the process of reviewing its winter operations with its truck drivers and preparing its trucks and plows in anticipation of the inevitable arrival of winter weather. 

Again this year, RCOC is hir...

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Winter Maintenance Fact Sheet Press Releases
Posted on: October 25, 2021

AVON AND DEQUINDRE ROADS WILL BOTH CLOSE AT AVON/DEQUINDRE INTERSECTION NOV. 1 FOR CONSTRUCTION

Avon Deq Exhibit-Final (002)

The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) expects to close Avon Road from John R Road to 23 Mile Road and Dequindre Road from Hamlin Road to 23 Mile Road on the Rochester Hills and Shelby Township border starting Monday, Nov. 1, to replace the Avon Ro...

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Avon Road, John R to 23 Mile Road Press Releases
Posted on: October 21, 2021

GLWA & RCOC ANNOUNCE INFRASTRUCTURE IMPROVEMENTS IN AREA OF AVON RD BETWEEN DEQUINDRE & 23 MILE RD

Avon Deq Exhibit-Final (002)

The Great Lakes Water Authority (GLWA) and the Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) today announced a series of coordinated infrastructure improvements that will be made over the next two years in the area of the Avon Road corridor between Dequindre ...

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Fact Sheet Press Releases
Posted on: October 18, 2021

ADAMS ROAD PROJECT COMPLETION DELAYED UNTIL SPRING

The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) has been informed by the contractor on its Adams Road resurfacing project, Square Lake Road to Long Lake Road on the Bloomfield Twp./Troy border, that the contractor will be unable to meet the contractual comp...

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Adams Road Press Releases
Posted on: September 23, 2021

ROAD COMMISSION BOARD ADOPTS $180 MILLION FY 2022 BUDGET

Budget image for 2020

The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) today unanimously approved the agency’s Fiscal Year 2022 budget.   

The budget was presented to the public at a public hearing on Aug. 19. The $180 million budget represents an incre...

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RCOC Financial Information Press Releases
Posted on: August 10, 2021

PROPOSED FY 2022 ROAD COMMISSION BUDGET WILL BE PRESENTED AT AUG. 19 PUBLIC HEARING

Budget image for 2020

The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) will present its proposed Fiscal Year 2022 budget at a public hearing Thursday, Aug. 19, at 6:30 p.m. at the Oakland County Board of Commissioners Auditorium, 1200 N. Telegraph in Pontiac.

The public is invited...

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Proposed 2022 Budget Press Releases
Posted on: June 17, 2021

OAKLAND'S TRAFFIC-FATALITY RATE REMAINS WELL BELOW STATE, NATIONAL RATES

Beverly Hills, MI —  Once again in 2020, Oakland County saw a substantially lower traffic-fatality rate on its roads than either the state or national rates.

            The county, state and n...

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 1, 2020

ROAD COMMISSION SEEKING INPUT ON AVON/DEQUINDRE CORRIDOR PROJECT

Corridor concept graphic

The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC), in partnership with the Macomb County Department of Roads, the cities of Rochester and Rochester Hills and Shelby Township, is seeking public input on a proposed plan to improve the Avon Road/Dequindre Road c...

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Avon Road Corridor Improvement Plan Press Releases