Road Construction Updates

Erie Interceptor Express Sewer


Work continues on the Erie Express Sewer Project. Several crews are working throughout the entire project. Crews are continuing to place twin 18″ force main sewer through Snyder Park. Also, crews are working on Skinner Lane and W. First Street placing bores under the roadway. Crews are also beginning the placement of 42″ gravity sewer along Skinner Lane and through the old Target parking lot. At the new lift station site, crews have begun forming and pouring the structure of the new pump station facility. No roads are closed at this time. Please be aware of construction traffic entering and exiting different areas along the construction route.

CLA – Villa Road, PID 89421

Villa Road:

Construction continues. This project consists of adding a center turn lane and multi-user trail between Derr Road and Red Coach Drive. Also, a new traffic signal will be installed at Red Coach Drive and Villa Road. In addition, the pavement from Red Coach Drive to Urbana Road will be shaved and paved. Contractor is currently working on the new traffic signal at Villa Road and Red Coach Drive. Normal traffic patterns have been restored except in areas of work crews that will be finishing new pavement markings, traffic signal and signage. Anticipated completion date is October 27th, 2017. R.B. Jergens Contractors, Inc. is the contractor on this project. Please be aware that construction traffic will be entering and exiting the work zone.

Funded by ODOT and OPWC.

Anticipated Completion Date: October 26, 2017


East Street Reconstruction:


This project consists of reconstructing East Street, from High Street to Grand Avenue. Construction has begun with crews working on curb, gutter, sidewalks and curb ramps throughout the length of the project. ODOT will be funding 80%, with OPWC funding the remaining 20%. Anticipated completion date, November 3, 2017.

Funded by ODOT and OPWC.

2017 OPWC Paving Project


This project consists of pavement repair, planing, pulverizing and resurfacing of certain areas of Balsam Drive, Center Street and East Street. Contractor is currently working on sidewalks, curb ramps and street repairs at various locations throughout the project. Anticipated completion date,  November 10, 2017.

Funded by OPWC and the City.

2017 Sidewalk, Curb and Gutter Program

The yearly sidewalk program has been awarded to Sterling Quality Concrete.  Notification letters have been sent  notifying the property owners that need to have work done. The streets that work will be done on are East Street (High St. to Rice St.), Balsam Drive (Home Rd. to Carousel Dr.) and Center Street (Pleasant St. to North St.) Sterling Quality Concrete is the contractor for this project.

CLA – Bechtle Signals, PID 98859

The CLA – Bechtle Signals project consists of replacing signal controllers and equipment, adding video cameras and spread spectrum radios and a signal being reconstructed. This  project is located on Bechtle Avenue at the intersection of SR41 (Troy Road). This project was awarded to Bansal Construction on June 6, 2017.

Funded by ODOT.

Ramp Expansion (Airport)

This project consists of adding a 244′ x 190′ asphalt apron at the maintenance and service operation facilities of Spectra Jet at the Springfield-Beckley Municipal Airport.

Funded by ODOT JCED Funds and Airport Funds.

S. Limestone Sidewalk, Curb & Gutter

Sidewalk, Curb & Gutter repair will be required of the property owners on South Limestone Street from Miller Road to Leffel Lane. Notification letters have been sent  notifying the property owners that need to have work done. This was awarded to Performance Site Development on June 6, 2017.

2017 PI Paving Project

This work consists of pavement repair, planing, pulverization and resurfacing various roadways. It will also include curb ramp and sidewalk installation within the project limits. Streets in this project are Miracle Mile, Glendale Avenue and Lansdowne Avenue. The contractor for this project will be A & B Asphalt Corporation.

Funded by the City.

CLA – N. Murray / Mount Vernon, PID 99555

This work consists of installing 4″ concrete walk on N. Murray Street / Mount Vernon Avenue.  ODOT will be funding 80%  of the project. This was awarded to A & B Asphalt Corporation on August 1, 2017.

Funded in part by ODOT.

Miscellaneous Sanitary Sewer Lining, Phase I

This project consists of installing various sizes of sanitary sewer lining at the following locations – E. Pleasant Street (between Limestone St. and Vine St.) – includes 8 manhole castings removed and replaced, 13 manholes lined and 31 laterals and Vine Street (439 Vine St. to Monroe St.) – 21 laterals and 12 manholes lined. It will also include meandering through Easements (Gallagher Street, Vine Street, E. Pleasant Street and Linden Avenue) – includes 8 manhole castings removed and replaced, 17 manholes lined and 8 laterals. The bid was opened on September 1, 2017 and the apparent low bidder is Layne Inliner, LLC.

2017 Miscellaneous Water Replacement

This project consists of waterline replacement on Lawnview Avenue, Drexel Avenue and Euclid Avenue. Bids were opened on September 8, 2017 and the apparent low bidder was J & J Schlaegel, Inc.

Sidewalk & Columbia Gas Work Locations:

East Street – Between High Street and Selma Road (Sterling)

Glendale – off of N. Plum Street (Sterling)

Limestone Street – between John Street and Leffel Lane (Performance Site Development)


Columbia Gas is working on the following streets:

East Street

Freeman Street

High Street

Sycamore Street

Walnut Street

York Street

Anticipated Completion Date: September 15, 2017

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