County to close Middlebelt section in Farmington Hills

The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) will close Middlebelt Road just south of 11 Mile Road in Farmington Hills, beginning August 22.

The road, which carries more than 16,000 vehicles per day, will remain closed to through traffic until late October. Business access will be maintained throughout the project. The posted detour will take motorists east on 11 Mile Road to Inkster Road, to 10 Mile Road, back to Middlebelt Road and vice versa.

The $365,000 project includes:

  • Removal and replacement of twin culverts
  • Head wall and wing wall construction
  • Guardrail installation
  • Hot mix asphalt paving

For more information on the project and updates, visit Middlebelt Road Culvert.