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The Maple and Middlebelt Roundabout is Done

June 25th 2020

The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) has opened the Maple Road and Middlebelt Road roundabout in West Bloomfield Township, which had been closed while the contractor completed the roundabout at the intersection.

Roundabout Construction to Close Maple Road Starting April 27

April 24th 2020

Construction is now expected to be completed and Maple Road re-opened in late June; however, the opening date could change based on weather or other factors. 

I-75 Construction to Begin Friday

March 7th 2019

I-75 Construction to Begin Friday (MDOT, March 7, 2019) Troy, Royal Oak, MI – Weather depending, work on segment 2 of the I-75 modernization project in Oakland County will now begin on Friday, March 8. Initially, construction impacts will begin at 7 p.m. on the southbound lanes from Adams Road to south of 13 Mile […]

Oak Park, HW, Berkley Corridor Planning Grant Open Houses 2/26, 2/27, 3/14

February 19th 2019

Oak Park, HW, Berkley Corridor Planning Grant Open Houses 2/26, 2/27, 3/14 Oak Park, Huntington Woods, Berkley, MI –The communities of Oak Park, Huntington Woods, and Berkley are teaming up to collectively improve the Coolidge Highway and Eleven Mile Road corridors. Join us to learn more! Oak Park Session: February 26, 2019 from 5pm to […]

Beaumont Announces Plans for 13 & Woodward, Including Meijer and Hotel

February 14th 2019

Beaumont Announces Plans for 13 & Woodward, Including Meijer and Hotel (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 14, 2019) Royal Oak, MI- Beaumont Health has announced plans for their property at 13 Mile and Woodward Avenue, just east of their existing hospital.  According to their statement: “Woodward Corners by Beaumont, a 117,000-square-foot commercial development located at the […]

Royal Oak Braces for 14 Mile Road Construction Projects

January 28th 2019

Royal Oak Braces for 14 Mile Road Construction Projects (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 28, 2019) Royal Oak, MI- Residents in Royal Oak and surrounding communities could be impacted by several road construction projects in 2019. According to the City of Royal Oak Community Development Department, “14 Mile Road will be under construction for most of […]

Inside Look at the Como’s Renovation

December 20th 2018

Inside Look at the Como’s Renovation (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 20, 2018) Ferndale, MI – When Peas & Carrots Hospitality purchased Como’s Restaurant at the corner of 9 Mile and Woodward Avenue in Downtown Ferndale, they knew some work had to be done. Como’s had been a Ferndale staple for over 50 years before poor […]

Berkley Public Input Open House for Coolidge Reconfiguration Nov. 28

November 24th 2018

Berkley Public Input Open House for Coolidge Reconfiguration Nov. 28 Berkley, MI- The City of Berkley would like your input! Please join us on Wednesday, November 28th, for a Public Input Open House to explore reconfiguring Coolidge Highway from four to three lanes between 11 mile and 12 Mile. Earlier this year, the Downtown Development […]

Lane Closures Near Great Lakes Crossing Continue, RCOC Suggests Joslyn Road Exit

November 21st 2018

  Lane Closures Near Great Lakes Crossing Continue, RCOC Suggests Joslyn Road Exit (Road Commission for Oakland County, Nov. 21, 2018) Orion Township, MI — The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) construction work on Baldwin Road from just north of Brown Road to Gregory Road in Orion Township will continue until late fall, which […]

Public Info Meeting on Middlebelt/Maple Construction, Nov. 13

October 27th 2018

  Public Info Meeting on Middlebelt/Maple Construction, Nov. 13 West Bloomfield Twp, MI – The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) will host a public information meeting about the planned 2019 Maple Road/Middlebelt Road intersection-improvement project in West Bloomfield Township on Nov.13. The meeting is from 4 p.m.-7 p.m. at Orchard Lake Middle School, 6000 […]