MDOT to host public meeting for US-24 project in Bloomfield Township

Contact: Diane Cross, MDOT Office of Communications, CrossD2@michigan.gov
248-483-5127
Agency: Transportation

WHAT:
An open house-style public meeting to share information about an upcoming Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) resurfacing project on US-24 (Telegraph Road) in Oakland County. There will be exhibits displaying project locations and types of work planned, and the construction team will be on hand. Interested parties will have the opportunity to learn project details and schedules.

WHO:
MDOT staff
Project consultants
Residents and interested stakeholders   

WHEN:
Wednesday, June 27, 2018
4:30-6:30 p.m.

WHERE:
Bloomfield Township Auditorium
4200 Telegraph Road
Bloomfield Hills

Accommodations can be made for persons with disabilities and limited English speaking ability. Large print materials, auxiliary aids or the services of interpreters, signers, or readers are available upon request. Please call 517-373-9534 to request at least seven days before meeting date.

BACKGROUND:
The Michigan Department of Transportation is investing $6.7 million to repair and resurface US-24 (Telegraph Road) at Maple Road, northbound US-24 from Long Lake Road to Square Lake Road, and southbound US-24 from Orchard Lake Road to Long Lake Road.

The project includes milling pavement, resurfacing, joint repairs, concrete pavement repairs, drainage structure repairs, and pavement markings. Work is expected to begin in August and be completed in November.

Project map: https://bit.ly/2l2ZzWK

TRAFFIC IMPACT:
At least two lanes will remain open on weekdays during construction, with access maintained to all businesses. There will be some weekend work requiring more lane closures and will be announced in advance.