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Roads & Construction

Published July 28, 2020

SOUTHFIELD — Just about everything in daily life has been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Published July 28, 2020

GROSSE POINTE FARMS — After years of maintaining city streets using general fund revenue, Grosse Pointe Farms may ask voters for additional money to keep local roads from crumbling.

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Published July 28, 2020

MACOMB TOWNSHIP — A road project is expected to open to traffic in the coming month, while sidewalk work has been approved for 2022.

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Published July 27, 2020

BLOOMFIELD TOWNSHIP— Using 2019 data provided by the Michigan State Police, the Michigan Auto Law firm compiled a list of the “Top 20 Most Dangerous Intersections.”

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Published July 27, 2020

PLEASANT RIDGE — For the next several weeks, Pleasant Ridge will be testing traffic-calming projects on Woodward Heights.

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Published July 24, 2020

EASTPOINTE — The Eastpointe Neighborhood Watch, in conjunction with the city of Eastpointe, held its first cleanup project July 20.

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Published July 24, 2020

STERLING HEIGHTS — A new denser building development strategy could soon be coming to an intersection near you.

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Published July 21, 2020

TROY — Using 2019 data provided by the Michigan State Police, Michigan Auto Law — a firm comprising auto accident attorneys — compiled a list of the “Top 20 Most Dangerous Intersections,” including two Troy intersections.

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Published July 21, 2020

FARMINGTON HILLS — Farmington Hills-based auto law firm Michigan Auto Law’s annual 20 most dangerous intersections in Michigan list is out, and for the third consecutive year Orchard Lake and 14 Mile roads, shared by Farmington Hills and West Bloomfield, has ranked in the top five of that list.

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Published July 20, 2020

SHELBY TOWNSHIP — Shelby Township recently held a groundbreaking for planned construction work at the 23 Mile Road and Shelby Parkway intersection, which is just east of the M-53 Expressway.

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Published July 17, 2020

STERLING HEIGHTS — Something round is drawing attention in Sterling Heights, and this time it’s not The Halo. The Michigan Auto Law blog, which runs annual lists of Michigan’s “most dangerous intersections,” in late June dubbed Sterling Heights’ roundabout at 18 1/2 Mile Road and Van Dyke Avenue the most dangerous intersection in the state.

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Published July 7, 2020

SOUTHFIELD/LATHRUP VILLAGE — Using 2019 data provided by the Michigan State Police, Michigan Auto Law — which is a firm comprising auto accident attorneys — compiled a list of the “Top 20 Most Dangerous Intersections,” naming two local intersections.

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Published July 6, 2020

FERNDALE — Heading into the spring of 2020, the city of Ferndale was expecting to tackle improvement projects for two of the city’s parks.

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Published July 1, 2020

WEST BLOOMFIELD — Life may now be easier for some motorists, after the Road Commission for Oakland County opened the Maple Road and Middlebelt Road roundabout in West Bloomfield.

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Published June 23, 2020

ROCHESTER HILLS — Dequindre Road is under construction for a widening project, and anyone can watch the progress online, thanks to a new work zone camera.

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Published June 23, 2020

CLAWSON — Prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Clawson City Council listened to a March 4 presentation on proposed capital improvement plans regarding the city’s infrastructure — local and major roads, the water system, and combined sewers.

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Published June 23, 2020

MACOMB TOWNSHIP — Development plans are in the works for the area just north of Hall Road on the east side of Macomb Township.

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Published June 16, 2020

FARMINGTON HILLS — A gas main replacement project by Consumers Energy will close off a stretch of Middlebelt Road, between Grand River Avenue and Shiawassee Street, to drivers June 15-Aug. 28. 

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Published June 9, 2020

BERKLEY — On June 1, the Road Commission for Oakland County began a resurfacing project on 12 Mile Road that will stretch from Greenfield Road to Coolidge Highway. The RCOC started its $2.8 million project by closing 12 Mile between Greenfield Road and Ellwood Drive. That section will remain closed until July 1.

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Published June 4, 2020

METRO DETROIT — In a world turned upside-down by isolation and political unrest, there is one thing Michiganders can always count on: road construction.

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