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.  Currently, the contractor is installing storm sewers south of Firethorn Drive.

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.

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 E. University Street and Lincoln Street Replacement

This Dominion-sponsored project involves replacing the gas lines on E. University Street (Spink Street to McKinley Street), Lincoln Street (north of Bowman Street), and E. Bowman Street (Gasche Street to Lincoln Street).