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Posted on: October 16, 2023

[ARCHIVED] PROJECTS THAT COULD DELAY TRAFFIC ON RCOC ROADS OCT. 16 & OCT. 20 OR MIGHT START SHORTLY THEREAFTER

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The following projects may cause traffic delays on Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) roads between October 16 and October 20 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 n about current and upcoming projects can also be viewed on the RCOC website:   RCOC 2023 Road Construction  (http://www.rcocweb.org/189/Road-Projects).      

RCOC Road Construction and Permit Projects (10/16/23 update)

ROAD

PROJECT LIMITS

COMMUNITY

PROJECT DESCRIPTION

CLOSURE

DETOUR

CONTRACTOR

PROJECT START

ESTIMATED COMPLETION

PROJECT INFORMATION

*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

7/10

Early November

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 is closed. Business and residential access maintained east and west of the work zone.

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

10/2

Mid-December

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.

7/26

Early November

Dutton Road Bridge Replacement

Grand River Avenue

Napier Road to Wixom Road

Lyon Township and Wixom

Resurfacing with asphalt, installation of a continuous center left-turn lane from 12 Mile to Napier. Concrete curbs/gutters, drainage improvements, traffic signal upgrades and Americans with Disabilities Act-compliant crosswalks.

Two-way traffic maintained on Grand River. Napier Rd at Grand River will close in the spring of 2024, date TBA.

The Napier Rd closure at Grand River Ave in the spring of 2024 (dates TBA) detour is Napier Rd to 10 Mile Rd to Beck Rd back to Grand River Ave and vice versa.

Fonson

10/2

Late August 2024

Grand River Avenue, Napier to Wixom Road

John R Road

14 Mile Road to Maple Road

Troy

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.

No

Pro-Line Asphalt

8/23

11/9

John R Road, 14 Mile Road to Maple Road

Novi Road

Nine Mile Road to Ten Mile Road

Novi

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

3/20

Early November

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.

No.

Cadillac Asphalt

7/10

Mid-November

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

8/7

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.

9/5

11/15

Oxbow Lake Road Culvert Replacement over the Huron River

Preservation Overlays (Simple Resurfacing)

Various heavier traveled roads throughout Oakland County

Various

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.

No

Cadillac Asphalt

4/25

Fall, TBA

Simple Resurfacing (Preservation Overlays)

Spot Resurfacing

Various heavier traveled roads in Oakland County

Various

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

No

Florence Cement and Pro-Line Asphalt

5/2

TBA

Spot Resurfacing

*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 at  Sashabaw Creek for culvert installation. Residents will need to use Clintonville Rd to access homes through late Oct.

Dan's Excavating

6/19

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.

No.

Florence Cement

6/6

Mid-November

Walton Blvd., Clintonville Road to the Pontiac city limits

*Wixom Road/Pontiac Trail intersection (PERMIT PROJECT)

Wixom Road/Pontiac Trail intersection

Wixom

Lake State Railway crossing repairs.

Yes, the intersection is closed.

Wixom Rd detour: West Maple Rd to Beck Rd to West Rd, back to Wixom Rd. Pontiac Trl detour: Beck Rd to Grand River Ave to Milford Rd, back to Pontiac Trl.

Lake State Railway

10/10

10/22

Lake State Railway

*indicates a new or updated project; TBA (To Be Announced) 


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