The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) has issued a permit allowing Consumers Energy to close Holcomb Road between White Lake Road and Washington Street in the communities of Independence Township and the Village of Clarkston to facilitate gas main repairs on Dec. 1 and Dec. 2. The work is being done between White Lake Road/Depot Rd and West Church Street.
The detour for northbound traffic is White Lake Road to Dixie Hwy (US 24) to Main Street (M-15) to Washington Street back to Holcomb Road.
The detour for southbound traffic is Washington Street to Main Street (M-15) to Depot Road back to Holcomb Road.
The work is being done on the weekend to minimize traffic impacts.
Holcomb Road carries approximately 5,650 vehicles per day. The road is expected to reopen the evening of Dec. 2.