RCOC - Road Commission for Oakland County

11/06/2020 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 11/06/2020 14:01

PROJECTS THAT COULD DELAY TRAFFIC ON RCOC ROADS NOV. 6 AND NOV. 13 OR MIGHT 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: 2020 RCOC ROAD CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS (http://www.rcocweb.org/189/Road-Projects).

2020 RCOC Road Construction and Permit Projects(11/6/20 update)

Road

Project Limits

Community or Communities

Project Description

Closure

Detour

Prime Contractor

Start Date

Anticipated Completion

Project Information

COMPLETE

12 Mile Road (Greenfield to Coolidge)

*14 Mile Road (PERMIT PROJECT)

From M-5 to Decker/Novi Road (work is at the 14 Mile/Welch Rd intersection)

Commerce Township and Novi

Water main replacement

Yes

Decker Rd to Maple Rd to M-5, back to 14 Mile Rd and vice versa

Great Lakes Water Authority (Major Cement Company)

11/16

Mid-January

Permit Work and Short-Term Road Closures

*Baldwin Road (Phase II)

From Gregory Road to Waldon Road

Orion Township

Reconstruction and widening of Baldwin Road including: 3 roundabouts (Great Lakes Athletic Center, Maybee and Waldon roads), drainage, Americans with Disabilities Act-compliant crosswalks, improved lighting, pedestrian paths, concrete curbs and gutters.

No, expect lane closures.

No

Dan's Excavating

3/30

Fully open to traffic (behind the curb restoration and landscaping to continue in 2021)

Baldwin Road (Orion Township)

COMPLETE

Davisburg Road Culvert Replacement

*Dequindre Road

From Utica Road to Collins Avenue

Rochester Hills/Shelby Township border

Reconstruction, widening to 5 lanes including a continuous center left-turn lane, right-turn lanes at major intersections, new concrete curbs/gutters and storm sewers, traffic signal upgrades and Americans with Disabilities Act-compliant crosswalks.

Dequindre Rd north of Auburn Rd to Collins Ave. is closed to through traffic through early November.

Yes. For detour information visit: CLICK HERE

Dan's Excavating

5/18

11/13, tentatively expected to fully open to traffic (additional curb, gutter and restoration work will be done in 2021)

Dequindre Road

Fish Lake Road

From Grange Hall Road to Academy Road

Holly Township

Canadian National railroad crossing repairs

Yes

Academy Rd to Oakland St to Saginaw St to Grange Hall Rd, back to Fish Lake Rd and vice versa

Canadian National

11/9

11/23

Permit Work and Short-Term Road Closures

Grand River Avenue Bridge over CSX Railroad

Between Novi Road and Taft Road

City of Novi

Bridge rehabilitation work including replacement of barrier walls, sidewalk replacement, new pedestrian rails along bridge and guardrail.

No, one lane of traffic maintained in each direction. Pedestrian access maintained opposite side of bridge work.

No

Davis Construction Company

6/8

Early December

Grand River Avenue Bridge

COMPLETE

City of Farmington

Preservation Overlays

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

No

Cadillac Asphalt

4/28

Late fall

Preservation Overlays

*South Blvd (PERMIT PROJECT)

Coolidge Hwy and Adams Road

Rochester Hills and Troy

Water main repairs

Yes

Adams Rd to Square Lake Rd to Coolidge Hwy, back to South Blvd and vice versa

Great Lake Water Authority (Ric-Man Contracting)

10/19

11/13

Permit Work and Short-Term Road Closures

Southfield/14 Mile Road intersection

Southfield and 14 Mile Road intersection

Birmingham and Beverly Hills

Concrete removal and replacement

No, expect lane closures

No

Cipparrone Contracting

11/2

Late November

Concrete Slab Replacement

Subdivision Roads (special assessment districts)

Various subdivision roads in Oakland County townships

Various townships

Reconstruction and resurfacing road with asphalt.

No

No

Various

Various

Late Fall

Special Assessment District (SAD) Projects

Welch Road (PERMIT PROJECT)

Welch Road just north of 14 Mile Road

Commerce Township

Water main replacement

Yes

14 Mile Rd to Decker Rd to Maple Rd, back to Welch Rd and vice versa

Great Lakes Water Authority (Major Cement Company)

11/11

11/19

Permit Work and Short-Term Road Closures

*indicates updated project