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Towpath Trail Stage3 - Steelyard Common - Literary Rd - Cleveland

  • Notice to Proceed: 2/1/2017
  • Start Date: 2/2/2017
  • Completion Date: 10/30/2018
  • Project Amount: $13,457,744.18
  • This Page Last Updated On: 11/17/2017

 

Contractor: Mark Haynes Construction, Inc.  419-663-2457         

County Project Contacts:
Darwin Merdes       216-348407
Calvin Overmyer     216-772-2191

Notice to Proceed: February 2017 
Contract Award Amount:    $13,457,744.18

Start Date: February 2017 
Approved Contract Increases:  $0

Scheduled Completion Date: October 2018
Approved Contract Decreases:   $0

Anticipated Completion Date: October 2018
Estimated Cost to Completion: $13,457,744.18

PROGRESS:

November 17, 2018

  • Completed various utility work, water main and drainage items at Jefferson Ave.
  • Completed the removal of the Jefferson Bridge as well as the sandstone blocks for reuse in the Bluffs earth work zone for the sea salt wall being placed around the feature landscape mound.
  • Continue with the trail lighting.
  • Pouring the foundations, excavating and placing conduits from Clark Fields to Literary Road.
  • Work began at the Literary Road overlook and placed a concrete footer and piers.
  • Work continues at the Jefferson Bridge area for placement of road base concrete, curbs, sidewalks and asphalt paving.
  • Work continues the placement of the seat wall around the featured mound.


October 11, 2017

  • Completed with placement of embankment material on the Bluffs earthwork zone for the featured landscape mound and also adjacent mounds and also seeded and mulched.
  • Continue and completed with grading of a retention pond and picnic area in the Mary Street earthwork zone.
  • Continue with placement of various drainage items from the south of the I-490 Bridge to West 7th Street.
  • Placed road base material for trail from Literary Avenue to W. 7th Street.
  • Continued with work for trail lighting, pouring foundations and excavating as well as placing conduits.
  • Work to begin at the Jefferson Bridge for removal of the bridge.
  • Work on the placement of the seat wall around the featured mound.

Maintenance of Traffic

  • Jefferson Ave. is closed between W. 5th St. to W. 3rd St. for 120 days beginning 10/2/17.
  • Trucks will be entering and exiting from the project onto Clark Ave., Holmden Ave., W. 3rd St., Jefferson Ave., W. 7th St., Quigley Rd., and Literary Ave.


photo of the towpath construction site  photo of the towpath construction site


July 13, 2017

  • Completed the embankment area for the pedestrian bridge to overpass West 7th Street at I-490 on ramp, also placed top soil and seeded.
  • Completed installation of wick drains on the bluffs earthwork zone for the featured landscape mound.
  • Continued with placement of various drainage items from Clark Fields to north of the I-490 Bridge.
  • Began with excavation for engineered fill for a widening for the proposed Towpath Trail between Jefferson Ave. and Literary Ave.
  • Work to begin at the Jefferson Bridge for removal of the bridge and placement of culvert pipe as well as a new section roadway.

Maintenance of Traffic:
Trucks will be entering and exiting from the project onto Clark Ave., Holmden Ave., W. 3rd St., Jefferson Ave., W.7th St., Quigley Rd., and Literary Ave 


     


June 16, 2017

  • Installation of erosion control items.
  • Hauling in material for embankment areas.
  • Contaminated soils removed.
  • Contractor has begun excavation in the bluffs earthwork zone and hauled material to the West 7th Street earthwork zone to build an embankment for the planned pedestrian bridged that will cross over West 7th Street.
  • All trees that were marked for removal have been removed.
  • Work has begun for the installation of wick drains for the featured mound in the bluffs earthwork zone.