Livernois Reconstruction Project in Rochester Hills Expected to Start June 19

Livernois Road Reconstruction The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC), in partnership with the City of Rochester Hills, expects to begin reconstruction on Livernois Road, from Avon Road to Walton Road, on June 19. Construction is expected to be completed in late November. Last year, RCOC performed heavy maintenance work on this section of Livernois Road to keep the road drivable until the 2019 reconstruction. This approximately $5.6 million reconstruction project is funded with a … [Read more...]

Light at Livernois North of Harding Ave/Springwood Lane Back in Service

The blinking light on Livernois north of Harding Ave and Springwood Lane is back in service after a two month study. The recent traffic signal removal study has concluded, and based on the collected data, the traffic signal will remain in place. There are revised hours of operation. Monday-Friday: 6:30 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. Saturday and Sunday: 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. … [Read more...]

Intermittent Lane Closures on Rochester Road

Starting the week of August 20, there will be intermittent lane closures on Rochester Road from Tienken Road to Gunn Road. The Road Commission of Oakland County will be completing Joint Repair during this time. Roads will remain open to traffic during the work with lane restrictions. Road Commission of Oakland County Website … [Read more...]

Hamlin/Adams Intersection Closure

The North Half of the Hamlin/Adams Intersection to Close on August 15 Beginning August 15, the north half of the Hamlin/Adams intersection, and a segment of westbound Hamlin, east of that intersection, will be closed to allow for the intersection to be reconstructed. The intersection will remain closed for a two-week period. The recently constructed south half of the intersection will be open to traffic. The newly constructed eastbound lanes of Hamlin will be opened for traffic starting … [Read more...]

Southbound Livernois Traffic Signal Removal Warrant Study

The Road Commission of Oakland County (RCOC) will conduct a traffic study to see if the traffic light on Southbound Livernois Road, just south of Timberlea, warrants removal. The study will start either at the end of this week or next week, and will last 30 -60 days. During this study the signal will operate in "Yellow Flash Mode." If the study warrants removal of the signal, the Road Commission of Oakland County has indicated that it will likely occur prior to the 2019 Livernois Road … [Read more...]

Adams Road to Close Starting August 8

The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) will close Adams Road - south of Rochester Hills - to southbound traffic between South Boulevard and Square Lake Road on the Troy/Bloomfield Township border beginning August 8 for road resurfacing. The road will remain closed to southbound traffic throughout the project. Northbound Adams Road will remain open to traffic throughout the project. The project is expected to be completed in late October. The detour route for southbound traffic will … [Read more...]

Bloomer Road Construction Starts Monday

Bloomer Road will be under construction beginning Monday, July 9, and concluding on Wednesday, July 11. The City of Rochester will be conducting construction activities on Bloomer Road between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. Bloomer Road will be closed to through traffic from Bloomer Ridge Road headed north (down the hill) to 705 Bloomer Road. There will be local access availability only. For questions, please call the City of Rochester DPW at 248-651-5165. … [Read more...]

South Boulevard West of Coolidge Highway to Close July 16

The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) will close South Boulevard between Coolidge Highway and Adams Road in the communities of Troy and Rochester Hills for the Borden Drain culvert replacement beginning July 16. The culvert is just west of Coolidge Highway. Once the culvert replacement is complete (approximately July 21) the eastbound lanes of South Boulevard from Adams to Coolidge Road will remain closed for the reconstruction for the duration of the project. Westbound South … [Read more...]

Construction on South Blvd Begins June 20

Construction on South Blvd between Adams and Crooks Roads on the Troy/Rochester Hills Border to Begin June 20  The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) will begin a construction project on South Blvd from Adams Road to Crooks Road on the Troy/Rochester Hills border on June 20. The approximately $2.4 million project is funded by Troy, Rochester Hills, Oakland County general government (through the Tri-Party Program) and RCOC. The project includes: Partial reconstruction of … [Read more...]

Pioneering Connected-Vehicle Infrastructure

Oakland County and the Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) have selected P3 Mobility (P3M) of Toronto through an open bid to launch a first-of-its-kind pilot program to test connected vehicle infrastructure and determine whether an innovative business model to monetize that infrastructure is viable. The business model will involve a public-private partnership. They made the announcement in conjunction with the Intelligent Transportation Society (ITS America) of America's annual meeting in … [Read more...]