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! 

WAY-Wooster Loop Phase 2

This project will construct 10' wide multi-use paths along the south side of Oldman Road (Cannon to Burbank), along the west side of Burbank and Friendsville Roads (Oldman to Milltown), and along Portage Road (Melrose to SR 585).  The majority of this project will be funded through a federal Transportation Alternative Program grant.  Construction is currently underway and it is being done by S.E.T., Inc.

Downtown Streetscape Phase 2

This project includes improvements to the southeast portion of the downtown quad and the south side of the first half-block of E. Liberty Street.  The work will include the installation of brick pavers, landscaping, electrical work, and furnishings.  Construction is in progress and is being done by Simonson Construction Services, Inc.

W. Highland Avenue Reconstruction

This project will improve the portion of W. Highland Avenue between Oak Hill Road to just west of Christmas Run Blvd by reconstructing the pavement, constructing curbs and gutters, installation of sidewalks, and extension or replacement of waterlines and sewers.  The construction contract has been awarded to Liberta Construction.  Construction is in progress and will be completed this fall.  This project is being partially funded with an Ohio Public Works Commission Loan/Grant.

Sunset Lane Reconstruction

This project will improve Sunset Lane by reconstructing the pavement, constructing curbs and gutters, installation of sidewalks, and replacement of storm and sanitary sewers.  The construction contract has been awarded to Dirt Dawg Excavating, LLC.  Construction is underway and is scheduled to be completed by the middle of August.  This project is being partially funded with an Ohio Public Works Commission Loan/Grant.

Water Resource and Recovery Facility 4.7 Million Gallon Sludge Tank

This project will construct a 4.7 million gallon sludge tank at the City's Water Resource and Recovery Facility on Old Columbus Road.  Construction is being done by Bogner Construction Company and is scheduled to be completed by the end of the year.

Clear Creek Park

This project will construct the City's newest park, which will be on the west side of Venture Blvd.  Construction is being done by Simonson Construction Services, Inc. and is scheduled for completion by the middle of next summer.

Holmes Blvd & Caldwell Drive Waterline Replacement

This project involves the replacement of the waterlines on Holmes Blvd and Caldwell Drive.  Construction is scheduled for this fall.

Lincoln Street Waterline Replacement

This project involves the replacement of the waterlines on Lincoln Street.  The project is being funded with $300,000 from the Community Development Block Grant Critical Infrastructure program. 

WAY-83-14.06 Culvert Lining

This project involves applying a spray-on structural liner to an existing 48" corrugated metal culvert under the Dix Expressway, just north of the Cleveland Road interchange.  The construction contract has been awarded to United Survey, Inc. and the work is scheduled to take place toward the end of the summer.

Marilyn Drive & Patrick Place Sidewalk Replacements

This project consists of replacement of bad sections of sidewalk on these two streets.  The work is being done by TR Snyder Construction and will be completed by the middle of August.