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 summer 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, and E. University Street.

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 in progress.  Construction work should be completed by the end of July.

Water Treatment Plant Clearwell Painting

This project involves sandblasting and painting the two clearwells (water tanks) at the water treatment plant.  The construction contract has been awarded to George Kountoupes Painting Co. Work has been completed on one clearwell and work on the other should be completed by the end of September. 

Woodcrest Drive and Sycamore Lane Waterline Replacement and Concrete Pavement Repairs

This project involves the replacement of the waterlines and concrete pavement repairs on Woodcrest Drive and Sycamore Lane.  The construction contract has been awarded to Dirt Dawg Excavating, LLC.  The waterlines have been installed and final restoration and pavement repairs should be completed by the end of July.

Palmer Street Mile 0.99 Culvert Replacement

This project consists of the replacement of a culvert on Palmer Street, between E. University Street and E. Wayne Avenue.  The construction contract has been awarded to Boss Union Contracting, Inc. and construction is in progress.  During construction, this block of Palmer Street will be closed to all traffic.  The work is scheduled to be finished by the end of July.

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 work is scheduled to take place this summer.

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 underway and is scheduled to be completed by the middle of August. Questions pertaining to this project should be directed to ODOT District 3 at 419-207-7182 or D03.PIO@dot.ohio.gov

WAY-585-2.22 (State Route 585 Resurfacing)

This ODOT-administered project involves the resurfacing a portion of State Route 585 between Old Airport Road and Geyers Chapel Road.  The contract has been awarded to Kokosing Construction Company and work is scheduled to begin the week of July 15th.  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 has started and is scheduled for completion by the middle of October.  Questions pertaining to this project should be directed to the Wayne County Engineer's office at 330-287-5500.