Orchard Lake Road Culvert (Farmington Hills) COMPLETE


Project limits:  Orchard Lake Road over the Rouge River just north of 10 Mile Road 

Community:  Farmington Hills

Project funding: The project cost is $719,682 and is funded by the Road Commission for Oakland County.  


Project includes:

  • Remove and replace the culvert under northbound Orchard Lake Road
  • Concrete paving over the culvert
  • Guardrail installation
  • Concrete curbs and gutters
  • Sidewalk improvements in vicinity of the culvert
  • New pavement markings and signage
  • Tree removal (complete) 


Contractor:  V.I.L. Construction 

Start date:  August 11

End date: Mid-September COMPLETE

Road closure:  Northbound Orchard Lake Road will close, and southbound Orchard Lake Road will mostly remain open with intermittent closures. 

Detour: 10 Mile Road to Middlebelt Road to 11 Mile Road, back to Orchard Lake Road and vice versa.