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! 

W. Liberty Street Sanitary Sewer Extension

This project involves the extension of sanitary sewer to serve the area in the vicinity of Oak Hill Road and W. Liberty Street, where properties are currently served by septic systems. Construction work is scheduled to take place this fall and will be done by Dirt Dawg Excavating, LLC.

2019 Wooster Street Resurfacing

This project involves the pavement resurfacing of W. Wayne Avenue, Vanover Street, N. Columbus Avenue, Cedar Lane, Lemar Drive, Locust Court, S. Walnut Street, and portions of N. Walnut Street, W. South Street, W. Henry Street, Spink Street, High Street, Nold Avenue, E. University Street, and Brentwood Drive.  The construction contract has been awarded to Melway Paving.  Work has been completed on Spink Street, High Street, Nold Avenue, Walnut Street, W. South Street, W. Henry Street, E. University Street, and W. Wayne Avenue.  Work is currently underway on Cedar, Lemar, Locust, and Brentwood.

2019 Sanitary Sewer Lining

This project involves cured-in-place pipe lining (a trenchless method of rehabilitating old sewers) of approximately 4,371 feet of 8" sanitary sewer pipes and 1,568 feet of 12" sanitary sewer pipes at multiple locations around the City.  The construction contract has been awarded to United Survey, Inc. and cleaning and preparatory work has been completed.  

Ohio Street Storm Sewer Replacement

This project consists of replacing approximately 200 feet of large diameter storm sewer on Ohio Street and between Ohio Street and Chestnut Street.  Construction is scheduled to take place this fall.

Henry Street Lift Station Improvements

This project involves the rehabilitation of the existing wet well, including replacement of pumps, piping, and controls, and the installation of a valve vault.  Construction will be done by Bogner Construction Company and should be completed by the end of the year.

E. Bowman Street & E. University Street Sidewalk Replacements

This project involves the replacement of sidewalks on E. Bowman Street (between Spink St and Lincoln St) and on E. University Street (between Gasche St and Washington St).  Construction is scheduled to take place this fall.

WAY-CR 6-1.21 (Friendsville and Smithville-Western Roundabout)

This Wayne County project involves the construction of a roundabout at the Friendsville Road and Smithville-Western Road intersection.  Construction has started and is scheduled for completion by the end of October.  Questions pertaining to this project should be directed to the Wayne County Engineer's office at 330-287-5500.     

Dominion Energy Callowhill & E. Henry Pipeline Replacement

This Dominion Energy project involves the replacement of gas mains and services on portions of E. Henry Street (Bever to Maiden), Maiden Lane (Henry to Hancock), and adjacent alleys.  Questions pertaining to this project should be directed to the Dominion Energy project manager, Jonathon Blackwell at 330-664-4666.

Dominion Energy Minerva Street Pipeline Replacement

This Dominion Energy project involves the replacement of gas mains and services on Minerva Street and portions of Pittsburgh Avenue (Minerva to Palmer), Campbell Avenue, and E. Henry Street (east of Minerva).  Questions pertaining to this project should be directed to the Dominion Energy project manager, Chris Sayre at 330-664-2463.

Dominion Energy SR 302 and W. Larwill Pipeline Replacement 

This Dominion Energy project involves the replacement of gas mains and services on W. Old Lincoln Way (SR 302) between Branstetter Street and Liberty Street and on W. Larwill Street between the bridge over Christmas Run and Grant Street.  Construction is scheduled to begin the week of September 16th.  Questions pertaining to this project should be directed to the Dominion Energy project manager, Wendy Fee at 330-664-2405.

Dominion Energy W. Highland Ave Pipeline Replacement

This Dominion Energy project involves the replacement of gas mains and services on W. Highland Avenue between Tatum Lane and Eddy Way.  Construction is scheduled to begin the week of September 9th.  Questions pertaining to this project should be directed to the Dominion Energy project manager, Robert Boone at 330-664-2461.