Improving Royal Oak

Construction Project Updates

Residents on affected streets will be mailed construction notices in the Spring, prior to work beginning, with detailed information on the project.

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.

2019 Project Map

CAP1908/09 14 Mile Road Resurfacing Improvements

Greenfield Road to Crooks Road

SOCWA Contractor: Verdeterre Contracting, Inc.

City Contractor: Pamar Enterprises, Inc

This project includes work in conjunction with the South Oakland County Water Authority, Michigan Department of Transportation and the Road Commission for Oakland County.

14 Mile Road will be under construction for most of the 2019 construction season, with traffic often limited to one lane in each direction. Motorists are encouraged to find alternate routes during construction, especially during rush hour. For more information regarding the complete scope of the project, visit:

The week of April 29th, the city's contractor will continue working installing water main along the south side of 14 Mile Road, primarily near Mankato Avenue & Coolidge Highway and Woodward Avenue & Cooper Avenue.

SOCWA's contractor will be testing their newly installed water main and begin working on grading and pavement restoration.

14 Mile map

CAP1935 Road Reconstruction Improvements

Contractor: FDM Contracting Inc.

The city's contractor will continue doing utility work on W. Houstonia Avenue the week of April 29th, and begin pavement removals on Fernlee Avenue. 
CAP1935 Street list

CAP1905 Concrete Pavement Repairs

Contractor: Galui Construction Inc.

The contractor tentatively plans to continue saw-cutting the week of April 29th on the project streets.

CAP1915 Asphalt Resurfacing

Contractor: AJAX Paving Industries Inc

The contractor plans to complete tree removals the week of April 29th and tentatively plans to begin saw-cutting the Phase 1 project streets, likely mid week.

CAP1915 Phasing

CAP1910 Water Main Improvements

Contractor: FDM Contracting Inc.

Water main work is complete on Judson Avenue and the contractor will begin testing the new water main the week of April 29th. Water main installation will continue on Rockingham Road and Albert Avenue.
CAP1910 list of streets

CAP1806 S. Campbell Road Resurfacing

10 Mile Road to 11 Mile Road

Contractor: Iafrate Construction Company

The week of April 29th, the contractor will continue on the remaining work on S. Campbell Road which includes:

  • installing two pedestrian refuge islands near 6th Street and Brockton/Dallas
  • install the new traffic signals at 4th Street
  • place the permanent road striping on the roadway
  • Complete lawn restoration and punch list items

No lane closures are expected as the contractor will be working within the center turn lane on the pedestrian refuge islands.

You can find more information on 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 2019 project map, find copies of mailed construction notices, and read about the city's various construction projects.
Powered by CivicSend - A product of CivicPlus