MAPLE/MIDDLEBELT ROAD ROUNDABOUT CONSTRUCTION CONTINUES IN 2020
East and west legs of Maple Road at Middlebelt Road will close. Northbound and southbound Middlebelt Road will remain open to traffic; however, there will be no access to eastbound and westbound Maple Road. The closure of Maple Road at Middlebelt will take place on Monday, April 27 through late June.
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 Road Commission for Oakland County, West Bloomfield Township and Oakland County general government through the Tri-Party Program.
Construction of a roundabout at the Maple/Middlebelt intersection
Americans with Disability Act (ADA) compliant crosswalks with High-intensity Activated cross-WalK beacon (HAWK) (2020)
Roundabout concrete work (2020)
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
Behind the curb restoration (2020)
Permanent street lighting (2020)
Detour: Yes, for 2020 continued construction is expected to begin March 30. East and west legs of Maple/Middlebelt will close. Northbound and southbound Middlebelt Road will remain open to traffic; however, there will be no access to eastbound and westbound Maple Road.
East leg of Maple Road at Middlebelt Road detour is Inkster Road to Walnut Lake Road, back to Maple Road.
West leg of Maple Road at Middlebelt Road detour is Walnut Lake Road to Orchard Lake Road, back to Maple Road