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! 

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.

Clear Creek Park

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

Lincoln Street Waterline Replacement

This project involves the replacement of the waterlines and paving on Lincoln Street.  The project is being funded in part with $300,000 from the Community Development Block Grant Critical Infrastructure program.  Construction is being done by Rising Son Company and is in progress. 

Daisy Way Extension

This project will extend Daisy Way to connect the north end of Old Airport Road to Geyers Chapel Road.  Construction has started and is being done by Fechko Excavating, LLC.  The project is being funded with a $200,000 Transportation Improvement District grant through ODOT Jobs and Commerce.

WAY-VAR Wooster Streets Resurfacing FY21

This project involves the resurfacing of Old Mansfield Road, W. Bowman Street, and the portion of Grant Street between Henry Street and Larwill Street.  Construction will be done by Melway Paving, Inc. and will take place in April and May.  The project is being partly paid for with $428,241 in ODOT Large Cities funds.

Buchholz Drive & Greensview Drive Concrete Pavement Repairs

This project consists of concrete pavement repairs on Buchholz Drive and Greensview Drive.  Construction will be done by TR Snyder Construction, Inc. and should be completed by the end of May.  

2020 Waterline Replacements

This project will replace water mains and services on Washington and McKinley Streets (north of Bowman Street) and W. Henry Street (west of Grant Street).  The project is being partially funded with a $400,000 OPWC grant.  Construction will be done by Palmer & Son Excavating, Ltd.  Work will start on McKinley Street around the middle of April and then progress to Washington Street and end on W. Henry Street.  All work should be completed by September.

Downtown Streetscape Phase 3

This project continues the work in downtown by improving the southwest quadrant of public square.  Construction will be done by Schrock Premier Custom Construction this spring and summer. 

2021 Wooster Streets Resurfacing

This project includes the resurfacing of Oldman Road, Winkler Drive, N. Grant Street (Larwill to Henrietta), W. Henrietta Street, and Venture Blvd.  Construction will be done by Kokosing Construction Company in the summer.

W. Milltown Road Right Turn Lanes

This project will construct right turn lanes in both directions on W. Milltown Road, west of SR 83 at the Buehler's drive and Shopping Center Way intersection.  This project is being partially funded with a $90,000 Transportation Improvement District grant through ODOT Jobs and Commerce.  Construction is scheduled to take place this summer.

E. Bowman, Gasche, Spink, & Stibbs Street CAP Sidewalk Replacements

Sidewalks will be replaced on E. Bowman Street (Lincoln to Palmer), Gasche and Spink Streets (south of Bowman), and Stibbs Street under the City's Cooperative Assistance Program.