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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: 10/30/2017
  • Project Amount: $13,457,744.18
  • This Page Last Updated On: 7/13/2017


DATE: June 6, 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:  $

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

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


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.