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 start the week of March 30th and will be done by Dirt Dawg Excavating, LLC.

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 June 1st.

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 will be done by Liberta Construction and is scheduled to start around the middle of April.  

WAY-VAR Wooster Streets FY20

This project involves paving North Street, Quinby Avenue, Highland Avenue (Christmas Run Blvd to Cleveland Rd), E. Milltown Road (Cleveland Rd to Melrose Dr), and a portion of Melrose Drive near E. Milltown Road.  The construction work will be done by Melway Paving and is scheduled to begin March 30th.  

Prospect Street Sanitary Sewer Replacement

This project consists of replacing a sanitary sewer on Prospect Street, between E. Henry Street and Pittsburgh Avenue.  Construction will be done by Palmer & Son Excavating, Ltd. and is scheduled to start the week of April 6th.

2020 Wooster Streets Resurfacing

This project involves paving Montclair Avenue, Victoria Street, Windsor Avenue, Callowhill Street, Hancock Street, Maiden Lane, Maple Street, Prospect Street, and Christmas Run Blvd (north of W. Highland Avenue).  The construction work will be done by Melway Paving and is scheduled to begin this April.   

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.  Construction is scheduled to take place this summer and 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.  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 project is being paid for with an ODOT SRTS (Safe Routes to School) grant.

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.  Construction is in progress and is scheduled to be completed by the end of April.  Questions pertaining to this project should be directed to the Dominion Energy project manager, Jonathon Blackwell at 330-664-4666.

Dominion Energy Montclair Avenue Pipeline Replacement

This Dominion Energy project involves the replacement of gas mains and services on Montclair Avenue.  Construction is scheduled to start the week of March 30th and should be completed by the end of May.  Questions pertaining to this project should be directed to the Dominion Energy project manager, Chris Sayre at 330-664-2463.

Dominion Energy Shelmar Blvd Pipeline Replacement

This Dominion Energy project involves the replacement of gas mains and services in the Shelmar Mobile Home Park.  Questions pertaining to this project should be directed to the Dominion Energy project manager, Maggie Pekersoy at 330-664-4493.

Dominion Energy Normandy Drive Pipeline Replacement

This Dominion Energy project involves the replacement of gas mains and services on Normandy Drive between Country Club Drive and Mindy Lane.  Construction should be completed by the middle of April.  Questions pertaining to this project should be directed to the Dominion Energy project manager, Robert Boone at 330-664-2461.