2018 RCOC Road Construction Project News

2018 RCOC Road Projects

*Road Closure Notice*
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Beverly Hills, MI—The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) expects to close the south half of the Halsted Road intersection at Maple Road in West Bloomfield Township on June 11 for intersection improvement work that is part of the ongoing Maple Road project between Drake to Halsted roads.

Separate detours have been set up for traffic that utilizes northbound and southbound Halsted Road south of Maple Road.

  • The detour for southbound Halsted Road traffic is eastbound Maple Road to southbound Drake Road to southbound Haggerty Road to westbound 14 Mile Road, back to Halsted Road.
  • The detour for northbound Halsted Road is westbound 14 Mile Road to northbound Haggerty Road to eastbound Maple Road, back to Halsted Road. 

The closure is expected to last approximately 14 days and should reopen late-June.

The Maple Road project between Drake and Halsted roads involves major resurfacing, widening to three lanes and drainage improvements.  

For more information on the Maple Road project, visit:  http://www.rcocweb.org/383/Maple-Road-Phase-2Halsted-to-Drake


 Monday, April 30th, North Halstad expected to close at Maple Road for Intersection Improvements

Saturday,  May 12th, 2018, Commerce Road
between Hiller Road and Orchard Lake Road
shall be closed for culvert replacement.
Maple Road Reconstruction (Phase 2)

Halsted to Drake Road

Project News:
Construction is set to begin on or about April 9, 2018.  The RCOC will be widening and resurfacing Maple Road. Dans Excavating has been awarded the contract.

Project Links:
Please click on this link for detailed updates from the Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC)

North Halstad Road Closure 4-25-18
Construction Status 4-5-18
Halsted Sourth Leg Road Closure Detour
Halsted North Leg Road Closure Detour
Maple West Bound Road Closure Detour Route
RCOC Press Release for Project Start 
Please click on the following link to view The Road Commission of Oakland County (RCOC) 2018 Road Improvement Program

2018 Road Improvement Map

Projects in West Bloomfield Township include:

Preservation Overlays
Hiller Road -Commerce to Old Orchard Trail
Commerce Road- Hiller to Orchard Lake Road
Haggerty Road- 14 Mile to Pontiac Trail

Round-a-bout Construction
Maple Road at Middlebelt

If you have specific questions, please call the Road Commission’s Department of Customer Services at 877-858-4804 or send an e-mail to dcsmail@rcoc.org

It will be a busy construction season all around the state this year.  We ask all of our residents to remember to drive slowly and cautiously as they move through each construction zone. Your patience will be greatly appreciated.  Thank you for your cooperation.

Businesses Coping with Road Construction
PROJECT #52011
Orchard Lake Road Reconstruction
Northwestern Highway to Maple Road

Project News
The project was substantially completed in 2017.  In the spring of 2018, the contractor will complete some items left on the project punch list.

West Bloomfield Township with the design service team of Land Wise Design and Nowak and Fraus have begun design on the Orchard Lake Boulevard Streetscape.  The design is to include landscaping, gateway monument signs, irrigation, public art and seasonal banners. More to come as the design progresses.

Project links
Please click on a link below for detailed updates from the Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC)
Project Linear Plan
Project Plan Set

Orchard Lake Ribbon cuttingOn December 14,2017 a ribbon cutting was held for the opening of the new Orchard Lake Boulevard.  Coming in the spring of 2018 will be a West Bloomfield Township Streetscape project to finish addressing the new median.