Project Information


The Engineering and Construction Departments are responsible for the design, planning and construction of City-initiated public development projects, and the review and inspection of all privately installed improvements. They are also responsible for the operation and maintenance of traffic signals. 

Maintenance of the City's infrastructure at various locations within the city is performed annually. A list of projects performed on an annual basis may include the following: 
  • Concrete Repair 
  • Catch Basin Repair 
  • Street Striping 
  • Preventative Maintenance 
  • Guardrail Repair 
  • Asphalt Repair 
  • Manhole Repair 
  • Materials Testing 
  • Sewer Grouting 
  • Emergency and Miscellaneous Roadway Repair 
  • Sanitary and Storm System Repair 

In addition to annual programs, the City Engineer plans and develops projects for continued maintenance and upgrade of the City’s infrastructure. These projects tend to focus on specific issues that become apparent and can be rectified through repair or upgrade of the current system. 

Cochran Road Reconstruction Phase II


Contractor: Tri Mor Corporation

The project has been completed and restoration work will be performed in the spring.

Copley Avenue Infrastructure Improvement


Contractor: S.E.T. Inc.

The project has been completed and seeding and mulching will be performed in the spring.

2017 Annual Asphalt Repair Program


Contractor: Ronyak Paving

This year's asphalt repair program includes the following locations:

  • Solon Boulevard - Resurfaced in its entirety with minor curb repairs.
  • Glenallen Avenue - Resurfaced from Arthur Road to and including the Inwood Road intersection. Almost all of the curb will be replaced and drive aprons that are too low to match with new curb or where the existing condition will cause them to fall apart when the curb is removed will be replaced entirely or in part.
  • Dorset Lane - Resurfaced in its entirety with minor curb repairs.
  • Patterson LaneResurfaced in its entirety with minor curb and sidewalk repairs.
  • Service Department - An asphalt patch will be replaced at the north garage entrance door and a new loop detector installed.
  • Grantwood Clubhouse - Front asphalt drive entrance will be widened with additional drainage. The front concrete curb and sidewalk will be reduced and replaced and four small planters removed.
  • Russell Drive - Topped with 1 1/2" of asphalt.

Tennis Court Renovation Project

Contractor: S.E.T. Inc.

The project entails renovation of the tennis courts including fencing, pathway, seeding and other related items. This project is scheduled to be substantially complete by spring 2018.

Bainbridge Road Culvert Project

Contractor: Trax Construction

The project entails repairing the interior of the box culvert underneath Bainbridge Road at Harper Road.

Bainbridge Road Sidewalk Project

Contractor: Liberta Constuction

The project entails the installation of new sidewalks on the north and south sides of Bainbridge Road east of Harper Road.

Community Center Indoor Pool HVAC Unit Replacement Project

Contractor: Westland Heating/AC

The project entails replacing the HVAC unit on the roof of the Community Center that heats and cools multiple facilities within the Community Center including the pool. The indoor pool will be closed starting the week of Thanksgiving for two weeks.