Construction Project Updates

 

2022 Road Improvements Project with Fitness Center Parking and Sidewalks


The annual road program is a maintenance program providing overlays to extend the life of the pavement. 
The work for this project generally includes asphalt resurfacing, asphalt repairs, concrete curb removal & replacement, asphalt grinding, on minor/major asphalt repairs, curb and sidewalk repairs, catch basin repairs and miscellaneous other repairs.

2022 Project will Include resurfacing of Abrams, Lister, Cabot, Killingsworth, Portion of Ethans, Dayflower, Buckthorn, Silverdale and Railroad crossing approaches at SR91 and Glenwood Drive locations after Wheeling and Lake Erie repair tracks.  The Fitness Center Parking lot will be resurfaced.  Miscellaneous sidewalk repairs and patching per the bid documents. . City retains the right to adjust their order without any liability, after this project is awarded by City Council.

Block 1: Sidewalks -The work included in this project generally consists of saw cutting, removal and replacement of concrete sidewalk, selective tree root pruning at trip hazards and utility adjustments in various locations. This work can begin in April as weather allows and will be completed by October.

                                                                                                                  Sidewalk Location Map

Block 2: Railroad Crossings – Coordination with Wheeling and Lake Erie Railroad on paving related to track leveling at railroad at grade crossings in the City as necessary ( SR91 –Darrow Road & Glenwood Drive). Timing shall be coordinated with Railroad.  Darrow Road Detour will utilize Miktarian Pkwy - Ravenna Road with a secondary local detour posted at Edgebrook Crossing for any northbound vehicles that by-pass the Ravenna Road detour.  Glenwood Drive detour will utilize Ravenna – Darrow with a secondary local detour posted at E. Idlewood and Gary/Sherwin for traffic that by-passes the primary detour route.  NO TRUCKS posted at E. Idlewood and Edgebrook Crossing.  Pavement repairs also include new delineator installation per specs. This work can begin in April as weather allows and will be completed by October.

Block 3:  Abrams Drive, Cabot Way, Lister Lane - Full width asphalt grinding, asphalt/concrete pavement repairs, concrete curb & storm basin repairs and asphalt resurfacing.  This work can begin in April as weather allows and will be completed by October.                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Street Resurfacing Location Map

Block 4: Ethans Drive and Killingworth Lane - Full width asphalt grinding, asphalt/concrete pavement repairs, concrete curb & storm basin repairs and asphalt resurfacing.  This work can begin in April as weather allows and will be completed by October.

Block 5: Dayflower, Silverdale, Buckthorn- Full width asphalt grinding, asphalt/concrete pavement repairs, concrete curb & storm basin repairs and asphalt resurfacing.  This work can begin in April as weather allows and will be completed by October.

Block 6: Miscellaneous Repairs – Perform miscellaneous pavement patching repairs on Aurora Road (SR82) and Chamberlin Road as indicated in contract. This work can begin in April as weather allows and will be completed by October.

Block 7: Alternate Bid:  This work includes Coordinating with the Fitness Center Personnel on maintaining access to the building during construction, Miscellaneous curb repairs, additional drainage and base repairs, milling and resurfacing, concrete walk repairs around the facility.  This work can begin in April as weather allows and will be completed by October.

                                                                                                                                                                           Fitness Center Repair Locations


2022 Road Striping Program

This project consists of re-painting existing traffic lane lines, stop bars, cross walks, lane arrows, and other pavement markings throughout the City, with certain restrictions as denoted herein. Contractor shall not paint over thermoplastic pavement markings on SR 91, SR 82 and a portion of Ravenna Road. The roadway restriping project will begin June 2022 with anticipated completion by September 30, 2022. The City has the right to award this project to the lowest, competent and most responsible bidder.


2022 Ravenna Road Resurfacing



The work included in this project generally includes asphalt grinding involving re-profiling to obtaining minimum cross slope, resurfacing, asphalt base repairs, curb repairs, storm basins being adjusted or replaced and replacement of pavement markings on Ravenna Road.
  This work will take place between East Idlewood Drive and Glenwood Dr.  Butt joints at intersecting streets have various offsets from the centerline of Ravenna Road.  This work will begin in May 2022 with anticipated completion by August 2022.  The City has the right to award this project to the lowest, competent and most responsible bidder.


2022 Cannon Storm Replacement

The work included in this project generally consists of replacing failing or deteriorated storm sewer systems as well as new storm drainage  improvements as provided in the specifications.  Work generally includes: Removal and replacement of 12” storm sewer including,  catch basins, headwalls, excavation, embankment and regrading berm for positive drainage, drive apron and lawn restoration and erosion control. The project limits is between 3130 - 3264 Cannon Road. This work will begin in June 2022 with anticipated completion by September 2022.  The City has the right to award this project to the lowest, competent and most responsible bidder.


2022 White Oak/Birchwood

The work included in this project generally includes the sewer long lateral replacements,  pavement removal and replacement with concrete curbs and asphalt pavement over a cement stabilized sub-grade, new curb drains, concrete apron with designated sidewalk repairs, including lawn restoration for designated section of White Oak and Birchwood. All replacement storm/sanitary service connections shall have a cleanout installed near the right of way line or as directed. The exact location of the project is listed below.  This work will begin in May 2022 with anticipated completion by October 2022.  The City has the right to award this project to the lowest, competent and most responsible bidder.

Replacement of pavement for Phase 1 section of the Original Subdivision development which includes intersections of Ashdale/Birchwood and Ashdale/White Oak.

Perform repairs and resurfacing of Phase 2 of the the Original Subdivision which includes the remainder of Birchwood and White Oak to the intersection of Twin Hills Parkway.



Ravenna Road-Twinsburg Township

Summit County Engineers Office will be working on resurfacing Ravenna Road in Twinsburg Township limits.  The project includes culvert replacement which will require a 2 week estimated closure. Traffic will be maintained during resurfacing. Estimated sale date 3/8/2022 Construction start 6/1/2022.

This Detour will utilize Old Mill Road and SR 91 – Darrow Road.    


Ravenna road Detour 2022


Alan Brubaker, P.E., P.S.

SUMMIT COUNTY ENGINEER

538 E. South Street

Akron, Ohio  44311

Tel: 330-643-5269


Private Development


A plan to extend waterline in the vicinity of 9879 Chamberlin Road for an approved lot split for residential lots was approved by City Planning Commission, Cleveland Water and the City Engineer.  A development agreement was authorized by City Council in Sept of 2021 with Best Construction with the understanding this work will occur within 12 months and if not acted upon will need to be reinstated.


Street Tree Program

Spring tree planting for the remaining trees to be planted from the 2021 Tree Contract will occur when weather permits and trees are dug at the nurseries.  

If you have concerns about an existing street tree please contact the Service Department Arborist for a tree inspection to determine status of tree. Windsor Way is scheduled for Ash Tree removal and replacement as part of the 2022 Tree program. The City continues to monitor the health of Ash in the City Right of Way and schedules removal/replacement as necessary.