The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) has been informed that the Great Lakes Water Authority expects to close 14 Mile Road from M-5 to Decker/Novi Road on the Commerce Township/Novi border to through traffic starting Tuesday, Nov. 17.
The closure, needed for a water main installation, is then expected to run through late January. The water main installation is at the intersection of Welch Road and 14 Mile Road.
The detour for 14 Mile Road through traffic during the closure is Decker Road to Maple Road to M-5 back to 14 Mile Road and vice versa.
This watermain repair is being done by Major Cement Company of Detroit. This section of 14 Mile Road carries approximately 11,610 vehicles daily.