Roads & Construction

Published May 30, 2018

ROSEVILLE — The Coalition Against Bigger Trucks invited Roseville Police Chief James Berlin and law enforcement officials from 19 states to Capitol Hill May 16 to oppose potential legislation to allow longer and heavier trucks on roads.Read More

Published May 30, 2018

FERNDALE — To help alleviate potential parking problems during the resurfacing of Livernois Avenue, the Ferndale City Council approved funds for parking mitigation.Read More

Published May 29, 2018

TROY — Motorists will endure some pain for some gain when roadwork starts on South Boulevard and Adams Road this summer. 

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Published May 29, 2018

BIRMINGHAM/BLOOMFIELD HILLS/BINGHAM FARMS/BEVERLY HILLS — In the great battle over road funding, Oakland County commissioners said they have secured thousands for road repairs in Birmingham, Bloomfield Hills, Beverly Hills and Bingham Farms.

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Published May 25, 2018

METRO DETROIT — Voters in Macomb, Oakland and Wayne counties will vote on whether or not to renew, and slightly increase, the millage for the Suburban Mobility Authority for Regional Transportation during the Aug. 7 primary election.

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Published May 22, 2018

METRO DETROIT — Drivers who want to keep up to speed on certain traffic intersections’ crash data now have an updated, compiled list, though some road safety experts say additional information ought to be considered.

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Published May 22, 2018

ROSEVILLE — Jerry Tranchmontagne, a 28-year Roseville resident who has been advocating for safer roads along the Interstate 696 service drive since last year, said that on May 15, a semi-truck backed into his fence and drove off.  At 12:30 p.m.Read More

Published May 22, 2018

MADISON HEIGHTS — In Madison Heights, there are only a few roads owned and operated by the county: 10 Mile, 12 Mile and 14 Mile roads, plus a section of John R Road. The rest are covered by the city.Read More

Published May 18, 2018

KEEGO HARBOR/ORCHARD LAKE/SYLVAN LAKE — On May 2, the Oakland County Board of Commissioners adopted a resolution to help fund improvements to local roads. 

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Published May 15, 2018

OAKLAND TOWNSHIP — Traffic backups on Adams Road, at Gunn Road, have some residents concerned about plans for a roundabout at the intersection.

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Published May 15, 2018

METRO DETROIT — SMART is reporting that its new FAST limited-stop bus service, which runs along Woodward, Michigan and Gratiot avenues, has resulted in significant increases in ridership.

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Published May 15, 2018

WEST BLOOMFIELD — The West Bloomfield Township Board of Trustees voted 5-0, with Treasurer Teri Weingarden and Trustee Diane Rosenfeld Swimmer absent, to approve another preservation overlay project with the Road Commission for Oakland County May 7.

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Published May 11, 2018

STERLING HEIGHTS — Street repairs may be coming to a neighborhood near you, city officials said at a May 1 Sterling Heights City Council meeting. During a presentation on the city’s 2018-19 road repair plans, City Manager Mark Vanderpool said this year’s local streets concrete reconstruction plan aims to fix about 16,000 feet, or 3.03 miles, of local roads.

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Published May 8, 2018

GROSSE POINTE CITY — Plenty of attention has been paid to work on Interstate 696 this summer, but local roads will also be getting fixed.

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Published May 2, 2018

ROSEVILLE — Michigan Department of Transportation engineer Tony Kratofil gave a presentation to the Roseville City Council about the condition of Gratiot Avenue and MDOT’s asset management plan during its April 24 meeting.Read More

Published May 1, 2018

ROCHESTER HILLS — Three large metal culverts under Walton Boulevard will be replaced this spring and summer.

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Published April 25, 2018

ROSEVILLE — The Michigan Department of Transportation announced April 20 that the Interstate 696 construction project closures will begin at 9 p.m. April 27. 

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Published April 25, 2018

PLEASANT RIDGE — Road resurfacing soon will be underway in Pleasant Ridge, as three streets will be redone in the coming months.Read More

Published April 24, 2018

OAKLAND TOWNSHIP — Gravel roads require dust control and grading, in addition to  periodic gravel and limestone applications.

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Published April 24, 2018

BINGHAM FARMS — Despite feedback from the community on a recent resident survey stating that people living in the village of Bingham Farms want to see a refurbishment of the medians on Telegraph Road, city officials said no work is currently planned after only one person showed up to a recent meeting to collect input on the potential project.

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