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Highland Road Rehabilitation of Bridges 156,157,158, & 226 - Euclid

  • Notice to Proceed: 12/1/2017
  • Start Date: 12/1/2017
  • Completion Date: 10/30/2020
  • Project Amount: $16,452,426.96
  • This Page Last Updated On: 12/8/2020

Date: May 7, 2018

Contractor: Union Industrial Contractors

County Project Contacts:  Ramzi Halasah   216-795-5477

Notice to Proceed: December 2017

Contract Award Amount:

Start Date: December 2017

Approved Contract Increases:  $0

Scheduled Completion Date: May 2020

Approved Contract Decreases:  $0

Anticipated Completion Date: October 2020

Estimated Cost to Completion:   $16,452,426.96


December 8, 2010

  • Work on Highland Road Bridges 156, 157, 158 and 226 has been completed.
    Road is open to two-way traffic.
  • Contractor to complete punch list items in the spring.

November 17, 2020

  • Work on Highland Road Bridges 156, 157, 158 and 226 in nearly complete.
  • Beginning on Monday, November 23, 2020 Highland Road will be reopened to traffic.

October 15, 2020
  • Highland Road is nearing completion and weather permitting the road will reopen to two-way traffic at the end of October.

Maintenance of Traffic:

  • Detour is being maintained along Chardon and Richmond Roads.

July 10, 2020

  • Highland Road is currently closed.

Maintenance of Traffic:

  • Detour is maintained along Chardon and Richmond Roads.
  • The abutment foundations are in process and being poured in preparation for the steel erection on bridges 158 and 226.

May 11, 2020

  • Installation of new sidewalk from Euclid Avenue to the Metroparks entrance is nearing completed.
  • Guardrail has been completed on bridge 156 and near completion on bridge 157.
  • Beam removal and the demolition of the bridge deck on both bridge158 and bridge 226 is in process and on schedule.
Maintenance of Traffic:
  • The closure of Highland Road from the Metroparks entrance to Georgetown is still in effect until July with traffic being detoured along Chardon and Richmond Roads.
  • Two-way traffic is open from Euclid Avenue to the Metroparks Entrance.
  • Currently the project is on target for completion in October 2020.

February 14, 2019
  • Work on the east side of bridges #156 and #157 has been completed.
  • Contractor is now beginning work on the west side of these two bridges.
  • Work has begun on the east side of bridges #158 and #226. 
Maintenance of Traffic:
  • A new traffic pattern was implemented in early January to continue the maintenance Traffic with one lane in each direction while addressing the new work zones on all 4 bridges. Portable message boards, concrete barriers and barrels are being used to direct motorist. 

May 7, 2018
  • Bridge 157, Pier 2 has been formed and poured. 
  • Steel plates have been placed and the location of beams have been marked on the bridge deck for construction traffic to be flagged. 
  • Temporary sanitary line was activated on bridge 156.

    Maintenance of Traffic: 
  • Contractor’s hours have been changed to four 10-hour days.
  • Work Continues bridges 156 and 157,
  • Access roads have been established.
  • Guardrail has been removed and bridge deck saw cutting has begun.

Maintenance of Traffic:

  • Traffic is being maintained one lane direction.
  • In the next few weeks the actual demolition will begin.