Tienken/Livernois intersection expected to close July 21

The contractor for the Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) is set to begin working on the Tienken road reconstruction project, Livernois Road to just west of the Paint Creek Trail in Rochester Hills. The road will then be closed on Monday, July 21. At that time, the Tienken Road/Livernois Road intersection will be closed in all directions for the duration of the project. The project involves reconstructing Tienken, adding a continuous center left-turn lane and constructing a … [Read more...]

Projects that could delay traffic on RCOC roads July 9 through July 16 or might start shortly thereafter

The following projects may cause traffic delays on Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) roads between July 9 and July 16 or may start shortly thereafter. It is RCOC’s goal to conduct road improvement projects in a way that interferes with traffic as little as possible. This list includes both Road Commission projects and projects conducted by others, under permit, on roads under the jurisdiction of the Road Commission. Please note: This information is subject to change. Projects can … [Read more...]

Projects that could delay traffic on RCOC roads July 2 through July or might start shortly thereafter

According to the Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC), the following projects may cause traffic delays on  roads between July 2 and July 9 or may start shortly thereafter. It is RCOC’s goal to conduct road improvement projects in a way that interferes with traffic as little as possible. This list includes both Road Commission projects and projects conducted by others, under permit, on roads under the jurisdiction of the Road Commission. Please note: This information is subject to … [Read more...]

Weekly road project update from the Road Commission for Oakland County

According to the Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC), the following projects may cause traffic delays on  roads between June 25 and July 2 or may start shortly thereafter. It is RCOC’s goal to conduct road improvement projects in a way that interferes with traffic as little as possible. This list includes both Road Commission projects and projects conducted by others, under permit, on roads under the jurisdiction of the Road Commission. Please note: This information is subject to … [Read more...]

Public info meeting for upcoming Tienken and Avon Road Projects

The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) will conduct a public information meeting on Monday, March 24 about two major road projects planned for this year in Rochester Hills: the widening and reconstruction of Tienken Road between Rochester and Livernois roads and the resurfacing of Avon Road between Adams and Livernois roads. The Tienken Road project involves reconstructing this section as a three-lane road with a continuous center turn lane. Additionally, a roundabout will be … [Read more...]

Public info meeting for upcoming Tienken and Avon Road Projects

The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) will conduct a public information meeting on Monday, March 24 about two major road projects planned for this year in Rochester Hills: the widening and reconstruction of Tienken Road between Rochester and Livernois roads and the resurfacing of Avon Road between Adams and Livernois roads. The meeting will take place from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. in the auditorium at Rochester Hills City Hall, 1000 Rochester Hills Drive (on the south side of Avon Road … [Read more...]

Tienken Road construction to wrap up by end of Oct.

The Road Commission of Oakland County (RCOC) sent out an update Wednesday sharing that the Tienken Road construction project in Rochester Hills is slated to wrap up by the end of the month. The road is not open yet, but Craig Bryson, public information officer for the RCOC says he is optimistic the project is on track to be completed on time. “There are a couple of things that have to fall into place for that to happen,” he says, “But at this point, we are still hopeful that that will be … [Read more...]

RCOC Board approves agency’s 2014 budget

The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) Board of Road Commissioners this morning approved the fiscal year 2014 budget during its regular meeting. The 2014 budget, at $108 million represents an increase of $5 million compared to the $103.1 million 2013 budget adopted in September of last year. The proposed budget includes work on road improvement projects with a total value of more than $47 million (many of the projects include expenses spread over several budget years). RCOC’s fiscal … [Read more...]

Rochester Hills expands Tienken Road; construction begins Saturday, June 15

Starting Saturday, June 15, construction crews will take to Tienken Road in an expansion project to alleviate traffic congestion. From Rochester Road east to Sheldon Road, Tienken Road will be widened to three lanes, with a middle turn lane throughout the corridor. While expansion is the main goal, the project will also make a few upgrades in the area, too, says Andy Malczewski, designer for Hubbell, Roth & Clark, Inc., the local consulting engineer firm involved in the … [Read more...]

Tienken Road reconstruction meeting is Feb. 29

Public Information Meeting Set For Feb. 29 for 2013/2014 Reconstruction of Tienken Road, Livernois to Sheldon in Rochester Hills   The Road Commission for Oakland County, in conjunction with the City of Rochester Hills, will conduct a public information meeting Wednesday, Feb. 29, about the planned 2013/2014 reconstruction of Tienken Road from west of Livernois Road to west of Sheldon Road. The meeting will take place from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the media center at Stoney Creek High School , … [Read more...]