Updated August 9, 2017
City of Farmington Hills Major Road Projects
9 Mile Road, Halsted Road to Elena Drive (1000 feet east of Halsted)
This concrete repair project is scheduled to begin Saturday, August 12, 2017. Work will require that 9 Mile Road be closed from Halsted to Elena Drive, which is located east of Halsted. Only the easterly leg of the 9 Mile and Halsted intersection will be closed. Northbound, southbound, and westbound legs of the intersection will remain open. Access to all local residences will be maintained. This project is scheduled to be completed late September.
11 Mile Road Rehabilitation, Orchard Lake Road to Middlebelt Road
Orchard Lake Road to Middlebelt Road
This project is open to traffic. There will be a short term closure scheduled at a later date to complete repairs on the culvert under 11 Mile Road between Barwell Street and Middlebelt Road. Advanced notice of the closure will be posted as well as a detour route directing traffic to 10 Mile Road during completion of the culvert repair.
13 Mile Road Rehabilitation, Halsted Road to Drake Road and the 13 Mile/Halsted Intersection
As of August 7, 2017, the intersection of Halsted Road and 13 Mile Road is scheduled to be closed for approximately 10 days. Traffic will not be able to travel thru this intersection. Two-way traffic on 13 Mile Road thru the project limits will be restored so that local access can be maintained from Drake Road. All access to 13 Mile Road east of Halsted must be from Drake Road.
Drake Road Rehabilitation, 12 Mile Road to 13 Mile Road
This paving project is substantially complete.
Country Club Drive, Haggerty Road to 12 Mile Road
Reconstruction of this roadway is well underway. Local traffic will be maintained in one direction only. Currently, access to Country Club Drive is being maintained only from 12 Mile Road and all traffic will be required to exit to Haggerty Road. This project is scheduled to be substantially completed and open to traffic by September 1, 2017.
Inkster Road, Northwestern Highway to 13 Mile Road (northbound only!)
Sunoco is in the process of relocating and repairing their pipeline on Inkster Road from Northwestern Highway to 14 Mile Road in anticipation of the City’s paving project scheduled for next year. In order to complete the work, it is necessary to close northbound Inkster Road from Northwestern Highway to 13 Mile Road. Northbound Inkster Road will be closed for approximately six weeks. A detour route for northbound Inkster Road traffic has been posted.
Intersection of Inkster Road and 14 Mile Road
Intermittent work will take place at this intersection as part of the Sunoco pipeline relocation and maintenance project. Traffic at this location will be maintained utilizing flag control during working hours and completely open to traffic while work is not underway.
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12 Mile Concrete Repair Project (Haggerty Road to Farmington Road)
This concrete repair project is expected to begin August 14, 2017. One lane of traffic will be maintained in each direction of 12 Mile Road. There will be a short term closure of Drake Road, south of 12 Mile Road at a date to be determined. Motorists are encouraged to seek an alternate route if possible. This work is scheduled to continue into November.
12 Mile Concrete Project Detour Map and Information
10 Mile/Haggerty Intersection Repairs
This rehabilitation project requires intermittent lane closures at all four legs of the intersection.
Middlebelt Bridge Maintenance Project (between M-5 and 8 Mile)
This preventative maintenance project began on August 7, 2017. One lane of traffic in each direction will be maintained on Middlebelt Road but an alternate route is suggested. Work is scheduled to be completed by September 1, 2017.
For information about Road Commission for Oakland County Projects, visit the RCOC website at http://www.rcocweb.org, and then check press releases and/or the real time traffic map.
Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT)
Grand River Avenue, Sinacola to Purdue
Single lane closures are scheduled on Grand River for adjusting drainage structures located in the roadway. The lane closures will be in effect as work progresses along the project limits from Sinacola Street to Colgate Street. Closures will extend through August 25, 2017.
Locations with dual left and/or right turn lanes at intersections on Grand River Avenue will also have one turn lane closed while work is taking place in the vicinity of the intersection. Roads with dual turn lanes are listed below:
- Westbound Grand River at the 10 Mile Road/Grand River Intersection
- Southbound M-5 Exit Ramp to Grand River
- Southbound Halsted Road at Grand River
- Northbound Freedom Road at Grand River
- Southbound Orchard Lake at Grand River
Detailed closure locations and dates for MDOT projects can be found by visiting
http://mdotnetpublic.state.mi.us/drive/ then clicking on Construction Search.
Construction Projects Scheduled for 2017
- 13 Mile Road, Halsted Road to Drake Road – Reconstruction
- 11 Mile Road, Middlebelt Road to Orchard Lake Road – Reconstruction
- Drake Road, 12 Mile Road to 13 Mile Road – Resurfacing
- Independence Commons Subdivision, concrete roadways – Rehabilitation
- Country Club Drive – Road reconstruction
- 12 Mile, Haggerty Road to Farmington Road, full depth concrete – Selective slab replacement and joint repair (RCOC)
- M5, 12 Mile Road to Pontiac Trail – Concrete repair work (MDOT)
- Grand River, Sinacola to Purdue – Pavement rehabilitation, storm sewer repairs, and road diet in City of Farmington (MDOT)
- 11 Mile Road – Complete missing sidewalk segments between Orchard Lake Road and Middlebelt (south side)
- Middlebelt Road – South of 10 Mile Road on west side