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 a 10' wide multi-use path 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 will be done by S.E.T., Inc. and is scheduled to start around the beginning of June.

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.

Country Club Estates & Oak Heights Allotment Concrete Pavement Repairs Phase 2

This project involves the replacement of portions of the concrete pavement on the following streets: Country Club, Normandy, Mindy, Pepperwood, Patrick, and Star.  Construction is being done by Liberta Construction and should be completed by the end of July.  

2020 Wooster Streets Resurfacing

This project involves paving Montclair Avenue, Victoria Street, Windsor Avenue, Callowhill Street, Hancock Street, Maiden Lane, Maple Street, Prospect Street, Woodlake Trail, Deerfield Drive, Armstrong Drive, Hickory Lane, Riffel Road (west of Burbank Road), and Christmas Run Blvd (north of W. Highland Avenue).  The construction work is being done by Melway Paving.  Work is currently underway on Victoria, Windsor, Christmas Run, and Montclair.   

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 and 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 and construction is scheduled to take place this summer.  This project is being partially funded with an Ohio Public Works Commission Loan/Grant.

Melrose Elementary Area SRTS Sidewalks

This project consists of installation of sidewalks on Armstrong Drive (between Portage Road and Sunset Lane), Sunset Lane, and the east side of Highland Park Road (north of Cedar Lane).  The construction contract has been awarded to DL Smith Concrete, LLC and construction is scheduled to start soon around the beginning of June.  The project is being paid for with an ODOT SRTS (Safe Routes to School) grant.

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 summer.

Holmes Blvd Culvert Replacement

This project will replace an existing twin 12" corrugated metal culvert with a 24" concrete culvert.  Construction will be done by Palmer & Son Excavating, Ltd and is scheduled to take place in June.