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Posted on: September 18, 2023


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The following projects may cause traffic delays on Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) roads between September 18 and September 22 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 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.

The project list is attached.                                         

Additional information about current and upcoming projects can also be viewed on the RCOC website:   RCOC 2023 Road Construction  (       

RCOC Road Construction and Permit Projects (9/18/23 update)











Cooley Lake Road culvert replacement over the Huron River

Carroll Lake Road and Bogie Lake Road (the culvert is just west of Carroll Lake Road).

Commerce Township and White Lake Township

Replace culverts with pre-cast concrete bridge, asphalt paving in the vicinity of the new bridge, new guardrail, storm sewer/drainage improvements and new concrete curbs and gutters in the vicinity of the bridge.

The road is closed between Carroll Lake Rd and Oxbow Lake Rd. Residential access maintained east and west of the work.

Carroll Lake Rd to Wise Rd to Bogie Lake Rd, back to Cooley Lake Rd and vice versa.

Anlaan Construction


Late October

Cooley Lake Road Culvert Replacement

*Davisburg Road/Broadway Road (PERMIT PROJECT)

Andersonville Road to Hickey Avenue

Springfield Township

Mill Pond dam removal, channel restoration, culvert installation and asphalt paving.

Yes, the road will completely close to traffic.

Andersonville Rd to White Lake Rd to Dixie Hwy, back to Davisburg Rd/Broadway Rd and vice versa.

Anglin Civil, on behalf of Springfield Township

October TBA

December TBA

Davisburg Road/Broadway Road (Mill Pond/Dam Removal)

Dutton Road Bridge Replacement

Between the north and south legs of Livernois Road over Paint Creek.

Rochester Hills and Oakland Township

Bridge replacement over the Paint Creek. Work also includes asphalt paving in the vicinity of the bridge, shoulder paving on the north side of Dutton Rd to the Paint Creek Trail parking lot and new curbs, gutters and guardrails.

Dutton Rd, between the north and south legs of Livernois Rd, is closed to traffic.

Dutton Rd to Brewster Rd to Tienken Rd to Rochester Rd to Orion Rd, back to Dutton Rd and vice versa.

Grand River Construction, Inc.


Early November

Dutton Road Bridge Replacement

Greenfield Road (Southbound)

10 Mile Road to just north of 9 Mile Road


Concrete removal and replacement.

Southbound Greenfield Rd is closed to traffic. Business access maintained. Northbound Greenfield Rd remains open.

10 Mile Rd to Coolidge Hwy to 9 Mile Rd, back to Greenfield Rd.

Cipparrone Contracting, Inc.


Late September

Concrete Repairs

John R Road

14 Mile Road to Maple Road


Resurfacing work that includes removing existing pavement, paving with asphalt, traffic signal upgrades, replacing bad concrete slabs at the John R/Maple Rd intersection, minor drainage improvements, new guardrail and curb and gutter replacements.

No. Two-way traffic maintained on John R throughout the work. Business access maintained.


Pro-Line Asphalt



John R Road, 14 Mile Road to Maple Road

Novi Road

Nine Mile Road to Ten Mile Road


Asphalt resurfacing, some widening, Americans with Disabilities Act-compliant crosswalks, culvert/sewer crossing replacements, drainage improvements, traffic signal upgrades, concrete replacement and left-turn lane extension south of 10 Mile Rd.



Yes, northbound Novi Rd is closed. Southbound Novi Rd is open to traffic for the project’s duration.

The detour for the northbound closure is Nine Mile Rd to Meadowbrook Rd to Ten Mile Rd, back to Novi Rd. Residential and business access maintained utilizing SB Novi Rd.

Springline Excavating LLC


Late fall

Novi Road, Nine Mile to Ten Mile Road

Orchard Lake Road

Middlebelt Road to south of Commerce Road

Keego Harbor, Orchard Lake Village, Sylvan Lake and West Bloomfield Township

Paving with asphalt, converting the road to three through lanes with continuous center left-turn lane, some reconstruction, sidewalk upgrades, Americans with Disabilities Act-compliant crosswalks and traffic signal upgrades.

No. Two-way traffic and access to businesses maintained.


Cadillac Asphalt



Orchard Lake Road, Commerce Road to Middlebelt Road

Orion Road/Stoney Creek Road/Conklin Road intersection

Orion Road/Stoney Creek Road/Conklin Road intersection.

Orion Township

Safety improvements that include roundabout construction at the Orion Rd/Stoney Creek Rd intersection, a "T" intersection at Conklin Rd/Orion Rd, asphalt paving, drainage improvements, ADA-compliant pedestrian crosswalks, and intersection lighting.

Yes, the intersection is closed.

Adams Rd to Silverbell Rd to Lapeer Rd (M-24) to Flint St to Miller Rd, back to Orion Rd and vice versa.

Pro-Line Asphalt


Early November

Orion/Stoney Creek/Conklin Roundabout

Oxbow Lake Road culvert replacement over the Huron River

Cedar Island Road to Cooley Lake Road (work is south of the Cedar Island Lake access)

White Lake Township

Culvert removal and replacement that also includes asphalt paving over the vicinity of the culvert, new wing and headwalls and new guardrails.

Yes, the road is closed in the vicinity of the culvert. Residential and business access maintained north and south of the road closure. Cedar Island Lake access maintained north of the project.

Cooley Lake Rd to Bogie Lake Rd to Highland Rd (M-59) to Teggerdine Rd, back to Oxbow Lake Rd and vice versa.

Superior Contracting, Inc.



Oxbow Lake Road Culvert Replacement over the Huron River

Preservation Overlays (Simple Resurfacing)

Various heavier traveled roads throughout Oakland County


Simple resurfacing with placing 2-2.5 inches of asphalt on the road surface; work is weather-dependent.

No, expect traffic delays. At least one lane will remain open on each road during the work, with flaggers directing traffic.


Cadillac Asphalt


Fall, TBA

Simple Resurfacing (Preservation Overlays)

Spot Resurfacing

Various heavier traveled roads in Oakland County


Milling (grinding) of pavement on smaller sections of roads and paving with asphalt. Paving work is weather-dependent

No, work is done with flaggers directing traffic


Florence Cement and Pro-Line Asphalt



Spot Resurfacing

*Ten Mile Road 

Haggerty Road to Meadowbrook Road


Resurfacing with asphalt, safety improvements (continuous center left-turn lane), Americans with Disabilities Act-compliant crosswalks, sidewalk on the south side of Ten Mile Rd, traffic signal upgrades, shoulder widening, curb and gutter repairs/replacement.



Yes, the road is closed to westbound traffic and remains open to eastbound traffic. Business and residential access maintained.

Westbound traffic detour is Haggerty Rd to Grand River Ave to Meadowbrook Rd, back to Ten Mile Rd.

Toebe Construction


9/22 (expected)

Ten Mile Road

Waldon Road (PHASE 1)

Baldwin Road to Clintonville Road

Independence Township and Orion Township

A two-year project that includes gravel road paving with asphalt, replacement of culverts, shared-use pathway along a section of Waldon Rd, paved road shoulders and stream improvement. A roundabout at Clintonville/Waldon Rd will be built in 2024.

Yes, the road is closed. Access to homes and businesses maintained.

Baldwin Rd to Maybee Rd to Clintonville Rd, back to Waldon Rd and vice versa. Waldon Rd is closed east of Montclair Dr to east of Sashabaw Creek. Residents will need to use Clintonville Rd for access to homes through early Oct.

Dan's Excavating


Mid-November (Phase 2 construction will start in early 2024, date TBA)

Waldon Road, Clintonville to Baldwin Road

Walton Blvd.

Clintonville Road to the Pontiac city limits

Waterford Township

Removal of pavement, paving with asphalt, some curb/gutter repairs, traffic signal upgrade at Walton/Silver Lake Rd intersection and Americans with Disabilities Act-compliant crosswalks.

Two-way traffic maintained on Walton Blvd throughout the project.


Florence Cement



Walton Blvd., Clintonville Road to the Pontiac city limits

 *indicates an updated project; TBA (To Be Announced) 

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