$2 Million One-Time Allocation for Oakland County Roads Supported Unanimously by Oakland County Board of Commissioners

Members of the Oakland County Board of Commissioners voted unanimously to allocate a one-time appropriation of $2 million in Fiscal Year 2015 to assist the Road Commission of Oakland County (RCOC) in purchasing road equipment. This activity will allow the RCOC to repurpose the money they had committed for equipment acquisition directly into repairing potholes and deteriorating roads in Oakland County. The 19-0 vote in favor of the bipartisan resolution MR#15135, sponsored by Oakland County … [Read more...]

UPDATE: DTE Energy Emergency Repair Work on Big Beaver; Lane Closures Expected

UPDATE - On Monday, May 11, the Road Commission of Oakland County updated the status of the repair work happening on westbound Big Beaver, just east of Crooks. Lane closures continue due to a power cable break under the road that DTE Energy is currently addressing. The westbound right turn lane from Big Beaver to northbound Crooks is closed to traffic. Additionally, the westbound through lane on Big Beaver, east of Crooks, is also closed. The closure and repair is extended until Monday, May … [Read more...]