Current & Upcoming Construction Projects

Submitted by City of Wooster on Wed, 01/03/2018 - 8:14am

WAY-Wooster Loop Phase 1

This project involves the construction of a 10' wide, multi-use path along Burbank Road (Highland Avenue to the old Layton School property), across the old Layton School property to Beall Avenue, and along Beall Avenue from Cleveland to Bloomington. A portion of the project is being funded with ODOT TAP funds. The construction contract has been awarded to Lockhart Concrete Company, Inc. Construction has been completed along Burbank Road and between Burbank Road and Beall Avenue.  The remainder of the work (on Beall Avenue) will be completed in the spring.

Brookside Drive and Oakley Road Improvements

This project involves replacement of waterlines on Oakley Road and Brookside Drive and pavement resurfacing of the asphalt portions of Oakley Road and Brookside Drive. The construction contract has been awarded to Dirt Dawg Excavating, LLC. The waterlines have been replaced and the remaining work consists of sanitary sewer replacement and paving. Construction will extend into the summer. This project is being partially funded with an OPWC grant.

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 summer and will be done by Dirt Dawg Excavating, LLC.

WAY-VAR Wooster Streets FY19 Resurfacing

This project involves the pavement resurfacing of N. Bever Street (Bowman to Cleveland), E. Wayne Avenue (Bever to Beall), Beall Avenue (Bloomington to Cleveland), and Cleveland Road (Highland to the Dix Expressway). As part of this project, this portion of Cleveland Road will be restriped from 4 lanes (2 lanes each direction) to 3 lanes (1 lane each direction with a center turn lane).  The construction contract has been awarded to Melway Paving and work is scheduled to take place in the spring and summer.

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, and Brentwood Drive.  The construction contract has been awarded to Melway Paving and work is scheduled to take place this spring and summer.

Lemar Drive Storm Sewer Replacement

This project involves the replacement of storm sewers on Lemar Drive.  The construction contract has been awarded to Dirt Dawg Excavating, LLC and construction work is scheduled to take place late spring and into early summer.

OARDC Water Tank Painting

This project involves sandblasting and painting the blue multi-legged water tower located on the OARDC property.  The construction contract has been awarded to Utility Service Co. and work is scheduled to take place this spring and summer.

Water Treatment Plant Clearwell Painting

This project involves painting the two clearwells (water tanks) at the water treatment plant.  The construction contract has been awarded to George Koutoupes Painting Co. and work is scheduled to take place this spring and summer. 

Woodcrest Drive Waterline Replacement and Concrete Pavement Repairs

This project involves the replacement of the waterlines and concrete pavement repairs on Woodcrest Drive and Sycamore Lane.  Work is scheduled to take place this summer and fall.

Palmer Street Mile 0.99 Culvert Replacement

This project consists of replacement of a culvert on Palmer Street, between E. University Street and E. Wayne Avenue.  Construction is scheduled to take place between the middle of June and the middle of August.

WAY-302-2.18 (W. Liberty Street Bridge Replacement)

This ODOT-administered project involves the replacement of the bridge on W. Liberty Street, between Vanover Street and North Street. The contract has been awarded to V.O. Menuez & Son, Inc.  The work is scheduled to begin on April 1, 2019 and be completed by August 1, 2019. Questions pertaining to this project should be directed to ODOT District 3 at 419-207-7182 or D03.PIO@dot.ohio.gov

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 is tentatively scheduled to take place in the summer of 2019.  Questions pertaining to this project should be directed to the Wayne County Engineer's office at 330-287-5500.     

Dominion Energy Quinby Avenue & Pine Street Area Pipeline Replacement

This Dominion Energy project involves replacement of natural gas mains and services in the area generally bordered by N. Grant Street, N. Bever Street, Park Avenue, and Henrietta Street.  The work is being done by 1127 Construction, Inc.  Construction should be completed by the end of May.  Questions pertaining to this project should be directed to Chris Pavlik with Dominion Energy at 216-570-5594 or christopher.j.pavlik@dominionenergy.com.  

Dominion Energy Lemar Drive Pipeline Replacement

This Dominion Energy project involves replacement of natural gas mains and services on Lemar Drive, Locust Court, and the eastern end of Cedar Lane.  Construction is scheduled to take place this April and May.