Updated: September 5, 2014
CITY MAJOR ROAD PROJECTS
10 Mile Road (Between
Farmington Road and Orchard Lake Road)
This project is substantially complete and open to traffic. The
installation of a new traffic signal at the Power Road
intersection is ongoing as well as restoration throughout the
entire project limits.
Farmington Road (Between 10 Mile Road and 12 Mile Road)
This project is underway and includes the
reconstruction and resurfacing of the pavement, installation of
a sidewalk on the east side of Farmington Road from Ridgewood
north to 11 Mile, and the installation of water main and
sanitary sewer in several locations that currently do not have
these utilities. Farmington Road will be closed to through
traffic, local traffic will be maintained in a one-way
southbound direction only to accommodate access to properties
within the job limits as well as Heritage Park. A detour route
is posted to direct motorists around the project. This project
is scheduled to be open to traffic in mid-September.
11 Mile Road (From Inkster Road to 2,200 feet East)
This City of Southfield Resurfacing Project is scheduled to
start the week of August 18, 2014. Traffic on 11 Mile Road will
be reduced to one lane in each direction during construction.
Access to the adjacent properties will be maintained at all
times; however the road will be closed to thru traffic for a
portion of the project. For further information with respect to
this project, you may contact Leigh Schultz at the City of
Southfield at 248-796-4812.
ROAD COMMISSION FOR OAKLAND COUNTY (RCOC)
Middlebelt Road, between
Northwestern Highway and 14 Mile Road
This project entails installation of a right turn lane on
northbound Middlebelt Road near Hillel Day School. Middlebelt
will remain open to two-way traffic but construction will
require lane closures as well as flagging operations as
necessary. This project is near completeion.
14 Mile Road at the east side of Northwestern Highway
There will be continuous lane closures on Northwestern Highway
near 14 Mile Road for the duration of this project. 14 Mile Road
is closed on the east side of the intersection with Northwestern
Highway as of the morning of August 8. This RCOC project
includes reconstruction and realignment of the east leg of the
intersection and is the first phase of the larger 14
Mile/Orchard Lake/Northwestern Highway “triangle” project. The
detour route for through traffic will be Middlebelt Road to
Northwestern Highway and back to 14 Mile and vice versa. This
phase of the project is scheduled for completion by November 15.
For updates on all RCOC projects, go to
http://www.rcocweb.org then check press releases and/or the
real time traffic map.
MICHIGAN DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION (MDOT)
WEEKEND CONSTRUCTION 09/19-09/22/14:
The following weekend construction activities are scheduled, in
addition to work already in place. As always, some work may be
postponed due to weather or other circumstances. Please check
Michigan.gov/drive for current construction and traffic
information and follow MDOT on Twitter @ MDOT_MetroDet. Also,
attached is the M-1 Rail announcement regarding the closure of
In Wayne County, north and south I-75 will be closed between
M-10 and I-375 from 9 pm Friday to 5 am Monday for bridge
demolition on M-1 (Woodward Ave) over I-75. North detour is
north I-75 to west I-96 to east I-94 to north I-75. South detour
is south I-75 to west I-94 to east I-96 to north I-75.
In Wayne County, the following RAMPS ARE CLOSED from 9 pm Friday
to 5 am Monday due to the I-75 closure.
- South I-75 (Chrysler) ramp to south I-75 (Fisher). (Detour west
I-94 to east I-96 to south I-75.)
- South I-75 ramp to Grand River Ave.
- North I-75 ramp to south I-375.
- North I-75 ramp to M-3 (Gratiot Ave).
- North I-75, local lane ramp, to north I-75 at Rosa Parks Blvd,
EXCEPT Sunday 6 am to 1 pm for Grand River exit for football
- North I-75 ramp to Grand River Ave, EXCEPT Sunday 6 am to 1 pm
for football traffic.
- Ambassador Bridge ramp to north I-75 and M-10. (Detour west I-96
to east I-94 to north M-10/I-75.)
- Clark Avenue ramp to north I-75.
- Rosa Parks Blvd ramp to north I-75.
- Mack Ave ramp to south I-75.
- M-3 (Gratiot Ave) ramp to south I-75.
In Oakland County, north I-75 between Crooks and Coolidge roads
will have the left lane closed from 7 am to 5 pm Saturday and
Sunday for maintenance.
In Wayne County, east I-96 ramp to north I-75 will be closed
from 9 pm Friday to 5 am Monday for I-75 closure.
In Wayne County, north and south M-10 (Lodge Fwy) ramp to north
I-75 will be closed from 9 pm Friday to 5 am Monday for I-75
In Oakland County, south M-10 (Northwestern Hwy), south of US-24
(Telegraph Rd) will have right lane closed from 7 am to 12 pm
Saturday for maintenance.
In Wayne County, east I-94 at Warren Avenue will have two right
lanes closed from 8 am to 5 pm Saturday for road work.
In Oakland County, south I-275, south of M-102 (8 Mile Road),
will have one lane closed from 7 am to 3 pm, Saturday, for
In Wayne County, north I-375 ramp to south I-75 will be closed
from 9 pm Friday to 5 am Monday due to I-75 closure.
M-15: (Ortonville Road)
In Oakland County, north and south M-15 (Ortonville Rd) will be
closed between Northview and Waldon roads from 6 am to 10 pm
Sunday for local event.
M-150: (Rochester Road)
In Oakland County, north and south M-150 between Avon Road and
2nd Street will have one lane closed from 9 pm Friday to 5 am
Monday for weekend road work through mid-October.
In Oakland County, north and south M-150 at M-59 will have one
lane closed from 9 pm Friday to 5 am Monday for weekend road
work through mid-October.
M-24: (Lapeer Road)
In Oakland County, north and south M-24 between Davison Lake
Road to Burdick will have one lane closed from 7 am to 7 pm both
Saturday and Sunday for weekend work through mid-October.
In St. Clair County, north and south M-29 between Palms and Nook
roads will have one lane closed from 7 am Saturday to 7 pm
Sunday for road work.
Detailed closure locations and dates for MDOT projects can be
found by visiting
http://mdotnetpublic.state.mi.us/drive/ then clicking on