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In the Fall of 2020 the City of Oregon is expected to award a contract for work related to the improvement of existing sanitary sewers in the South Shore Park subdivision of the City.  This work will take place on all streets North of Bay Shore Road, between Lakeview Avenue and E. Baywood Drive.  Sewers in this area are approaching 60 years old and require rehabilitation in order to maintain function, capacity, and prevent rain and ground water infiltration.  This work is expected to begin in the Fall of 2020 and will include the inspection and lining of existing sanitary sewers, manholes, and service laterals within the public right-of-way, see the below link to the project map.  This work will greatly improve the overall condition of the sewers, including the sanitary sewer lateral within the right-of-way.      

If you received a letter regarding the location of your existing sanitary sewer cleanout, please click the link below to begin the survey.  The City greatly appreciates your time in this matter.  If you have any questions regarding sanitary sewer cleanouts or this survey please feel free to contact the Department of Public Service at 419-698-7047.  

SSR Phase 5 Cleanout Survey

Project Map

 

The City has received grant funding from the Federal Highway Administration through the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) for the Navarre/Coy Intersection Improvement Project (LUC-2-22.51, PID 109596).

The project consists of the following improvements to the Navarre Avenue and Coy Road Intersection to reduce crashes and congestion at this intersection:

  • Installing a median along Navarre Avenue at the Coy Road Intersection with accommodations for U-turns
  • Adding a right turn lane for Westbound Navarre
  • Adding a right turn lane for Northbound Coy
  • Adding an additional thru-right lane for southbound Coy and extending the lane to Dustin Road
  • Replacing the existing traffic signal with all new signal poles and traffic signal equipment to improve visibility and accommodate pedestrians including adding supplemental signal heads, signal backplates and ADA compliant pedestrian signals.
  • Replacing the existing Coy Road bridge over Amolsch Ditch north of Navarre Avenue to accommodate additional pavement width and sidewalks
  • Resurfacing the pavement within project limits
  • Upgrading lane control and directional signage, including adding overhead lane-use signs.
  • Eliminating some drives near the intersection
  • Adding landscape and streetscape elements like the Navarre / Wheeling project

An approximate 45-day closure of Coy Road between Navarre Avenue and Starr Avenue is anticipated to allow for the replacement of the Coy Road Bridge over Amolsch Ditch. A detour will be established for the closure and vehicular and pedestrian access will be maintained to all abutting properties during the closure. Otherwise, traffic will be maintained throughout construction. For Navarre Avenue, a minimum of one-lane of traffic in each direction will be maintained at all times.

Actual construction on the project is currently scheduled for 2021.

A public meeting was held on Wednesday, October 23, 2019 to present and discuss the currently proposed Navarre Avenue and Coy Road Intersection Safety Improvement Project with the general public, residents, business owners, and public officials, and to solicit public comments regarding the proposed project. . A PDF document of the meeting presentation is linked below.

Please contact the Department of Public Service if you have any questions about this project.

Public Meeting Presentation (10/23/2019)

Public Meeting Comment Sheet (Comment period closes 11/23/2019)

Public Meeting Handout (10/23/2019)

 

The project improvements will consist of replacing approximately 5,300 feet of 8-inch waterline on the south side of Starr Avenue Extension between Wynn and Stadium Roads. The existing water service connections along Starr Avenue Extension will be connected to the new 8-inch waterline. 

The City of Oregon has awarded a contract to Hillabrand & Sons Construction, LLC, 5811 Woodville Road, Northwood, Ohio 43619 for the Starr Avenue Extension Waterline Improvement Project. Construction on the project is currently scheduled to begin Monday, March 23, 2020, weather permitting, and is anticipated to be completed by August.

During working hours the contractor may close Starr Avenue Extension between Wynn Road and Stadium Road to through traffic and maintain one lane of traffic through the work area for local. Due to the nature of the project, we ask that you avoid driving through the construction operation area as much as possible.

Construction Notice

 

The City of Oregon has received grant funding from the Federal Highway Administration through the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) for proposed work consisting of resurfacing 1.59 miles of Starr Avenue from S. Whittlesey Avenue to S. Lallendorf Road and will also include ADA curb ramp upgrades and striping.  The City has awarded the contract to The Shelly Company, 1700 Fostoria Avenue, Suite 200, P O Box 3100, Findlay, Ohio 45840 for this project.

Project Map

Construction Notice

 

The Oregon Flood Relief and Erosion Control Project (OFRECP) was constructed in 2013 – 2015 along the west side of Wynn Road and the south side of Cedar Point Road in Oregon. The project relocated Amolsch Driftmeyer Ditch around the BP Refinery and combined it with two other drainage systems, Johlin Ditch and Heckman Ditch. The project also filled in the former Heckman Ditch alignment along the west side of Wynn Road, which was causing road failures due to erosion. Because the project relocated and filled existing ditches, mitigation of these areas was required by Section 404 and 401 of the Clean Water Act. The Army Corp of Engineers and Ohio EPA are responsible for governing these permits.

OFRECP 2013 Project Map - Proposed Project Layout

Construction to replace the bridge on Yarrow Street over Otter Creek is scheduled to begin the week of June 29, 2020. The City of Oregon has received funding through the Ohio Department of Transportation Municipal Bridge Program for the replacement the existing bridge structure. The project will involve the removal and replacement of the existing bridge structure with a new pre-cast reinforced concrete bridge structure.

The contractor for the Yarrow Street Bridge Project is the E.S. Wagner Company, 840 Patchen Rd, Oregon, Ohio 43616. At the pre-construction meeting for this project, they were told to insure minimal inconvenience and adverse construction conditions during this project. Work on the project is expected to be completed by the end of September 2020.

Please contact the Department of Public Service if you have any questions regarding this project.

Project Map

Construction Notice

Drone Footage of Boxes Being Set

 

As part of the 2020 Roadway Improvement Program, the City of Oregon has awarded contracts to Helms & Sons Excavating, Inc., 1753 Lima Avenue, Findlay, OH 45840 & Henry W. Bergman, 218 E. 9th Street, Genoa, OH 43430 for the proposed work consists of resurfacing and/or repair of various streets including, but is not limited to: asphalt resurfacing, base repair, joint repair, pavement installation, pavement removal, curb installation, and ADA upgrades and associated work withing the City of Oregon.