Improving Royal Oak

Construction Project Updates

The city realizes construction will be an inconvenience and all efforts to expedite the work will be utilized to minimize traffic conflicts and access to various properties abutting the project. If you have questions you can contact the Engineering Division at 248.246.3260.

2018 Project Map

CAP1806 S. Campbell Road Resurfacing

10 Mile Road to 11 Mile Road

Contractor: Iafrate Construction Company

The east half of S. Campbell Road will remain closed for several weeks during the first phase of construction, and traffic is currently shifted to the west side of the road.  One lane is open in each direction.  The following left turns are not allowed during this phase of construction:

  • Northbound and southbound Campbell Road at 11 Mile Road
  • Westbound Lincoln Avenue at S. Campbell Road

The contractor will open all closed driveways on the east side of the road by the end of the day Saturday July 21st.  The remaining driveway approaches between 10 Mile Road and Lincoln are scheduled to be poured during the week of July 23rd.
The contractor will continue removing pavement and placing aggregate base between Lincoln and 11 Mile Road.  Residents on the east side of the road will receive 24-hour notice via a door hanger when their driveway will no longer be accessible for vehicles if they haven’t already. 

You can find more information on the project at

CAP1808 N. Main Street Resurfacing

11 Mile Road to Gardenia Avenue

Contractor: Pro-Line Asphalt Paving Corp.

Traffic is currently shifted to the west side of N. Main Street, with one lane open in each direction.  Left turns are prohibited at Catalpa/Gardenia and at 11 Mile Road for vehicles traveling north and south.

The contractor plans to adjust drainage structures on the east half of the road this Saturday and Monday, and tentatively plans to pave the remaining top layer of asphalt at the end of the week of July 23rd. 
Traffic is expected to be shifted to the east side of the road during the week of July 30th, and this project is scheduled to be completed by the second week in August..

CAP1815 Asphalt Resurfacing Improvements

Contractor: AJAX Paving Industries, Inc.

The project is divided into three phases:

CAP1815 Phasing

All paving is now complete with the exception of areas needing additional repairs.  The restoration crew is scheduled to work throughout the week on Phase 1 and Phase 2 streets, and to move to Phase 3 streets afterward.
The contractor will be applying a rejuvenating agent to the surface of all the streets to help extend the pavement life.  There is not a date scheduled for this work yet, but the contractor will put “No Parking” signs in place the day before so that all vehicles are off the new pavement.

CAP1835 Road Reconstruction Improvements

Contractor: Hard Rock Concrete, Inc.

Informational Presentation: The Engineering Division prepared a presentation to discuss the details of this project.  If you haven’t seen it, you can view the presentation here.

Woodland Avenue - Webster Road to Glenwood Road

Work on this street is complete except for restoration.  Restoration is scheduled for this fall. 

Bonnie View Drive - Lloyd Avenue to Northwood Boulevard

Work on this street is complete except for restoration.  Restoration is scheduled for this fall. 

Yorba Linda Boulevard - Fairlawn Avenue to Springer Avenue

The contractor plans to place concrete for the handicap ramp and one section of pavement at Fairmont Avenue during the week of July 23rd.  Plantings for the rain garden will not be installed until after Labor Day.

Parkway Drive - Normandy Road to Woodward Avenue

Work on this street is complete except for restoration.

Linwood Avenue - Webster Road to Glenwood Road

During the week of July 23rd the contractor plans to install the remaining handicap ramps at Glenwood.  The contractor will joint seal the new pavement in the coming weeks and will place “No Parking” signs along the road to allow for this work.  Restoration is scheduled for this fall. 

Delaware Avenue - E. Kenilworth Avenue to E. Harrison Avenue

No work yet; the contractor tentatively plans to begin the work in July.

CAP1505 Concrete Street Repairs

Contractor: Galui Construction Company, Inc.

The contractor will continue concrete work in the area east of Woodward Avenue and south of 13 Mile Road. 

CAP1822 Non-Motorized Improvements

Contractor: Warren Contractors & Development, Inc.

The contractor has closed the outside lanes of N. Main Street from Euclid Avenue (south of 12 Mile Road) to Normandy Road, with one lane open in each direction.

The contractor will continue demolition work for handicap ramps on N. Main Street and plans to pour concrete during the week of July 23rd.  A new right-turn lane will be installed at Girard Avenue, and a “jug-handle” left turn area for bikers will be installed at Normandy Road.

The contractor will be installing conduit and the foundations for a new traffic signal at Euclid Avenue.  The signal itself will likely not be installed until late fall or possibly spring due to the availability of materials.

You can find more information about the project at

Please note that construction schedules are tentative, and may change based on weather delays, subcontractors or substantial field modifications. These updates are based on the information currently available.

You can visit to view the 2018 project map, find copies of mailed construction notices, and read about the city's various construction projects.
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