Current & Upcoming Construction Projects

Submitted by City of Wooster on Wed, 01/03/2018 - 8:14am

Stay up to date on current & upcoming construction projects happening in Wooster! 

Melrose Drive Reconstruction

As part of this project, the unimproved section of Melrose Drive (between E. Milltown Road and E. Smithville-Western Road) will be reconstructed including new pavement, curb and gutters, storm sewers, sidewalks on the east side, and a multi-use path on the west side.  The roadway reconstruction is being done by Dirt Dawg Excavating, LLC.  The detour for thru traffic is E. Milltown Road, Cleveland Road, and E. Smithville-Western Road.  

Oak Hill and Oldman Roads Sanitary Sewer

This project includes the installation of gravity sanitary sewer, force main, and two sanitary sewer lift stations to provide sanitary sewer service to future development in the Oldman Road and Oak Hill Road vicinity.  Construction is being done by Wenger Excavating, Inc.

Kieffer Street Waterline Replacement

This project involves replacing the waterline on Kieffer Street, from Beall Avenue to Sandalwood Drive.  Construction is being done by Dirt Dawg Excavating, LLC and is scheduled for completion by Thanksgiving.

ODOT SR 3/83 Dix Expressway Reconstruction

This ODOT sponsored project includes the reconstruction of the Dix Expressway.  Construction is being done by Kokosing Construction Company.  Updates on ramp closures and lane restrictions can be found on the ODOT OHGO website.  Questions can be directed to the ODOT District 3 office at 419-281-0513.  

Dominion Energy Pearl Street Replacement

This Dominion-sponsored project involves replacing the gas lines on Pearl Street, between Quinby Avenue and N. Bever Street.  Work is scheduled to be completed by the end of September.

Dominion Energy W. North Street Replacement

This Dominion-sponsored project involves replacing the gas lines on W. North Street (between W. Liberty Street and N. Walnut Street), N. Columbus Avenue (between W. Liberty Street and W. North Street), and N. Grant Street (between W. Liberty Street and W. Larwill Street).  Work should be completed by mid-October.

Dominion Energy Cleveland Road HP-MP Mainline

This Dominion-sponsored project involves extending gas lines along the east side of Cleveland Road, north of Smithville-Western Road.