Street Construction Updates (Street Beat)

 

Street Name  Project Description Current Work Contractor Expected Completion Traffic / Parking Restrictions Project Contact Information
ALL PROJECTS FOR MEDIA INQUIRES:         For all MEDIA INQUIRIES, please contact City of Rochester Press Officer, Jessica Alaimo at (585) 428-7135.
ANY CONSTRUCTION FOR GENERAL CITY CONSTRUCTION INQUIRES NOT LISTED HEREIN:         For public works construction related questions that are not covered in this listing, please contact Andy Wojewodzic, Manager of Construction at (585) 428-6523
Broad St. (Broad St Bridge to South Ave) This work is part of the Rundel Library Structural Improvements Phase IV Project. Updated 10/15/21: Site work to continue, traffic pattern will remain.  Crane-Hogan Structural Systems      Fall 2021 Right turn lane closed and bike lane closed off peak hours.       See  or call onsite Representative John Picard (585) 454-6110, or call Matt Putnam, City Project Manager at (585) 428-7494.
Charles Carroll Plaza/Sister Cities Bridge This project consists of the construction of a new pedestrian access connection from the upper level of the Charles Carroll Park Plaza to the existing Sister Cities Brige and improvements to the lower walkway along the Genesee River.
Updated 10/15/21:  Contractor has begun work on the plaza and sister cities bridge.  Contractor work zone includes the walkway along the Genesee River from Main St to Andrews St.  Access to this area will be restricted until at least winter 2021.  Sidewalk on the south side of Andrews St is closed from State St to St Paul Blvd due to this project and the adjacent court house renovations.
C.P. Ward, Inc. and Invictus Electrical Fall 2021 *pending approval of project Phase 2 Occasional lane closures and parking restrictions on adjacent streets.
ON 5/20 FLAGGERS WILL BE DIRECTING TRAFFIC ON STATE ST  NORTHBOUND BETWEEN CHURCH ST AND  CORINTIHIAN ST TO ALLOW FOR STEEL GIRDER DELIVERY.  EXPECT DELAYS OR SEEK ALTERNATE ROUTE.
See or call on site representative Jeff Buzzard (585) 505-8885, or call Matt Putnam, City Project Manager at (585) 428-7494.
Child Street: (I- 490to Lyell) this work is part of the Child, Dewey, Glide Milling and Resurfacing Project. The scope of the work consists of the milling of the existing pavement and placement of a new pavement top course for the entire project corridor. The project also includes miscellaneous full depth pavement repairs, replacement of broken or missing curb, hazardous sidewalk section replacement, upgrading sidewalk curb ramps to ADA standards and placement of new pavement markings.  Updated 8/4/21: Contractor has completed replacement  of defective curb and sidewalk on the street.  The abandoned rail road was removed.  Milling and Resurfacing to start in the second week of August.  Villager Construction Inc.   Fall 2021 Occasional lane and sidewalk closures and parking restrictions for project corridor. See or call onsite Representative Paul Tennity (585) 370-9665 or call Frank Bonn, City Project Manager at (585) 428-8257

Field Office located at 1425 Mt. Read Blvd, Suite 240

Cottage Street (Plymouth to Magnolia) Street Rehabilitation project including water service replacement, replacement of drainage structures, new curbs, driveway aprons, spot sidewalk replacement and milling and resurfacing of the pavement. Updated 8/4/21: Contractor has completed new curb and sidewalk repair. Currently the contractor is making spot deep pavement repairs in preparation for milling the street which should happen in the second week of August. Villager Construction Inc. Fall 2021 Occasional road closures for repairs to pavement base.  continuation of daytime parking restrictions for project corridor. See or call onsite Representative Karen Montgomery (585) 370-9663 or call Frank Bonn, City Project Manager at (585) 428-8257.

Field Office located at 215 Tremont St., Bldg. 6, Rm. 215

Dewey Avenue (Emerson St. to Driving Park Ave.) This work is part of the Child, Dewey, Glide Milling and Resurfacing Project. The scope of the work consists of the milling of the existing pavement and placement of a new pavement top course for the entire project corridor. The project also includes miscellaneous full depth pavement repairs, replacement of broken or missing curb, hazardous sidewalk section replacement, upgrading sidewalk curb ramps to ADA standards and placement of new pavement markings. Updated 8/4/21: Contractor has completed the replacement of defective curbs and sidewalks on Dewey Avenue.  Milling and resurfacing of the pavement will start the second week of August. Villager Construction Inc. Fall 2021 Occasional lane and sidewalk closures and parking restrictions for project corridor. See or call onsite Representative Paul Tennity (585) 370-9665 or call Frank Bonn, City Project Manager at (585) 428-8257

Field Office located at 1425 Mt. Read Blvd, Suite 240

Driving Park Avenue: (Ramona St to Dewey Ave) This work is part of the Preventive Maintenance Northwest Group 12 Project. The scope of the work consists of the milling of the existing pavement and placement of a new pavement top course for the entire project corridor. The project also includes miscellaneous full depth pavement repairs, replacement of broken or missing curb, hazardous sidewalk section replacement, upgrading sidewalk curb ramps to ADA standards and placement of new pavement markings. 
Updated 10/15/21: Final adjustments expected to continue along project corridor.

Expect delays
Sealand Contractors Corp.  Fall 2021 Occasional lane and sidewalk closures and parking restrictions for project corridor.  See or call on site representative Karla Bisbee-McGill (585) 730-5532, or call Matt Putnam, City Project Manager at (585) 428-7494.

Field Office located at 1425 Mt. Read Blvd, Suite 201.
East Main St (Circle St to Railroad St) Work involves: milling and resurfacing the bridge deck/roadway, removal and replacement of the granite curb along with necessary sidewalk repairs and replacement of the existing parapet walls and safety fencing system. Update 10/15/21: Work on south side of the bridge anticipated to continue.

New traffic pattern in place till end of November 2021.
Crane-Hogan Structural Systems Fall 2021 Daily lane closures and parking restrictions See or call onsite Representative Brian Holmes (585) 944-0558 or call Matt Putnam, City Project Manager at (585) 428-7494.

Field Office located at 274 North Goodman - 242B (Village Gate).
East Main St (North Goodman St to Culver Rd) Work involves: full depth reconstruction of the existing roadway; water main; storm sewers; curb, pavement; sidewalk; signals; lighting; signing; marking; landscaping; and other streetscape enhancements. Updated 10/15/21: Box-out for new road expected to continue along south side of East Main Street. Utility contractor to continue work on Monday, October 18, 2021.

New traffic pattern at Culver Road intersection, left turn lanes are removed for east-bound and west-bound traffic until end of October 2021.
Villager Construction Fall 2022 Daily lane closures and parking restrictions See or call onsite Representative Sid Reedhead (585) 355-4336, or call Matt Putnam, City Project Manager at (585) 428-7494.

Field office located at 274 North Goodman St, Room 264 Village Gate, Rochester, NY 14607 
Emerson Street: Mt. Read Blvd to Sherman St) This work is part of the Preventive Maintenance Northwest Group 12 Project. The scope of the work consists of the milling of the existing pavement and placement of a new pavement top course for the entire project corridor. The project also includes miscellaneous full depth pavement repairs, replacement of broken or missing curb, hazardous sidewalk section replacement, upgrading sidewalk curb ramps to ADA standards and placement of new pavement markings. Updated 10/15/21: Paving complete, utility adjustments expected to continue.

Expect delays. 
Sealand Contractors Corp. Fall 2021 Occasional lane and sidewalk closures and parking restrictions for project corridor.  See or call on site representative Karla Bisbee-McGill (585) 730-5532, or call Matt Putnam, City Project Manager at (585) 428-7494.

Field Office located at 1425 Mt. Read Blvd, Suite 201.

 

Exchange St.(Ford St to S. Plymouth Ave)
This work is part of the West River Wall Improvements Phase I
Updated 8/4/21: River trail closed from Violetta St to S. Plymouth Ave, detour in place.  Material hauling to and from the site occurring daily.  Work has started at the intersection of Exchange and Fitzhugh Place work to the intersection should be completed by the end of August. Be alert for flaggers.

Bicycle lane and shoulder closed on Exchange St. Northbound from Ford St to S. Plymouth Ave.  Be alert for bicycles in the roadway.

Ramsey Constructors Spring 2022 Occasional lane closures & parking restrictions
See or call onsite representative Brian Hosmer (585) 662-9204 or call Frank Bonn, City Project Manager at (585) 428-8257
 
Field Office is located at 232 S Plymouth Ave basement level.
Frederick Street (Helena St to Cleveland St)      This work is part of the Helena Group Street Rehabilitation Project. The scope of the work consists of the pavement milling and resurfacing, new stone curbs, curb ramps, hazardous sidewalk replacements, driveway aprons, catch basin and manhole adjustments, fiber telecommunication conduit, signage and tree plantings. In addition, replacement of lead water service lines and installation of anodes on Helena Street and are included in the project.  Updated 10/15/21: Construction to continue week of 10/18/21 with topsoil and seed. 
Sealand Contractors Corp.       Fall 2021 Occasional land and sidewalk closures and parking restrictions for project corridor.  See or call on site representative Jeremy Kimble (585) 427-0320 x16, or call Sam Giovino, City Project Manager at (585) 428-6704.

Field Office is located at Vanguard Engineering: 133 S. Fitzugh St. 
Hazardous Sidewalk Replacement, Northwest Quadrant, 2021 Phase 2 Repair and replace hazardous sidewalk in sectors 9-13 of the northwest quadrant of the City.  Bordered by Lyell Ave., The river, Driving Park Ave. and Mt. Read Boulevard. Updated 8/4/21: Construction is completed in sectors 9 and 10 and is ongoing in sector 11 and starting in 12. Espana Construction Fall 2021 Occasional sidewalk closures and possible limited access to driveways.  See or call on site representative John Knapp (585) 370-1794, or call Frank Bonn, City Project Manager at (585) 428-8257.
Helena Street (Hudson Ave to North St) This work is part of the Helena Group Street Rehabilitation Project. The scope of the work consists of the pavement milling and resurfacing, new stone curbs, curb ramps, hazardous sidewalk replacements, driveway aprons, catch basin and manhole adjustments, fiber telecommunication conduit, signage and tree plantings. In addition, replacement of lead water service lines and installation of anodes on Helena Street and are included in the project. Updated 10/15/21: Construction to continue week of 10/18/21 with iron adjustments, topsoil and seed.

Road closed to thru traffic: Local traffic only.     
Sealand Contractors Corp.      Fall 2021 Occasional land and sidewalk closures and parking restrictions for project corridor. See or call on site representative Jeremy Kimble (585) 427-0320 x16, or call Sam Giovino, City Project Manager at (585) 428-6704.

Field Office is located at Vanguard Engineering: 133 S. Fitzugh St. 
Jay Street (Mt. Read Blvd to CSX Railroad) This work is part of the Preventive Maintenance Northwest Group 12 Project. The scope of the work consists of the milling of the existing pavement and placement of a new pavement top course for the entire project corridor. The project also includes miscellaneous full depth pavement repairs, replacement of broken or missing curb, hazardous sidewalk section replacement, upgrading sidewalk curb ramps to ADA standards and placement of new pavement markings. Updated 10/15/21: Final adjustments on going.  Sealand Contractors Corp. Fall 2021 Occasional lane and sidewalk closures and parking restrictions for project corridor. See or call on site representative Karla Bisbee-McGill (585) 730-5532, or call Matt Putnam, City Project Manager at (585) 428-7494.

Field Office located at 1425 Mt. Read Blvd, Suite 201.
Main Street Streetscape & Pedestrian Wayfinding, Phase II The scope of work consists of replacement of the existing streetscape between Exchange Boulevard/State Street and South Avenue/St. Paul street. Updated 10/15/21: Sidewalk work on the north side of Main Street to continue the week of October 18, 2021. 

Expect delays. 
Sealand Contractors Corp. Winter/Spring 2022      Daily lane closures and parking restrictions for full project corridor. See or call on site representative Tim Sherwood (585) 376-2140, or call Matt Putnam, City Project Manager at (585) 428-7494.
Merrimac Street (North St to Portland Ave)      This work is part of the Helena Group Street Rehabilitation Project. The scope of the work consists of the pavement milling and resurfacing, new stone curbs, curb ramps, hazardous sidewalk replacements, driveway aprons, catch basin and manhole adjustments, fiber telecommunication conduit, signage and tree plantings. In addition, replacement of lead water service lines and installation of anodes on Helena Street and are included in the project. Updated 10/15/21: Construction to continue week of 10/18/21 with deep road repairs and curb replacement at Lincoln St.

Road closed to thru traffic: Local traffic only.     
Sealand Contractors Corp.  Fall 2021 Occasional lane and sidewalk closures and parking restrictions for project corridor. See or call on site representative Jeremy Kimble (585) 427-0320 x16, or call Sam Giovino, City Project Manager at (585) 428-6704.

Field Office is located at Vanguard Engineering: 133 S. Fitzugh St. 
Mount Hope Ave (Southern City Limit to Rossiter Rd) Work involves: full depth reconstruction of the existing roadway; water main; storm sewers; curb, pavement; sidewalk; signals; lighting; signing; marking; landscaping; and other streetscape enhancements. Updated 10/15/21: City construction to continue week of 10/18/21 with iron adjustments, electrical work and site cleanup.

Expect New Traffic Pattern and Traffic Delays. 

Sealand Contractors Corp. Fall 2021 Daily lane closures and parking restrictions See or call onsite Representative Mike Melino (585) 867-9486, or call Sam Giovino, City Project Manager at (585) 428-6704.

Field office located at 1769 Mount Hope Avenue Rochester, NY 14620 
Putnam Street (Helena St to Cleveland St) This work is part of the Helena Group Street Rehabilitation Project. The scope of the work consists of the pavement milling and resurfacing, new stone curbs, curb ramps, hazardous sidewalk replacements, driveway aprons, catch basin and manhole adjustments, fiber telecommunication conduit, signage and tree plantings. In addition, replacement of lead water service lines and installation of anodes on Helena Street and are included in the project. Updated 10/15/21: Construction to continue week of 10/18/21 with  iron adjustments, topsoil and seed. 

Road closed to thru traffic: Local traffic only.     
Sealand Contractors Corp. Fall 2021      Occasional lane and sidewalk closures and parking restrictions for project corridor. See or call on site representative Jeremy Kimble (585) 427-0320 x16, or call Sam Giovino, City Project Manager at (585) 428-6704.

Field Office is located at Vanguard Engineering: 133 S. Fitzugh St. 


Priority Bicycle Boulevards
 (Various Locations)
This work is part of the Priority Bike Boulevards Implementation Project. The scope of the work consists of installation of Bicycle Boulevard facilities on approximately 20 centerline miles to upgrade local residential streets, to optimize them for bicycling. This project will help bridge the gaps between existing and planned bicycle lanes, cycle tracks and trails. The project includes the installation of traffic calming features, speed humps, wayfinding signage, pavement markings along designated routes.       Updated 10/08/21: Construction to continue with final miscellaneous items on Pierpont St, Averill Ave, and Tryon Blvd. Catch basin installation on Aberdeen St. 

Speed Humps Completed: All speed humps have been completed. 
Ramsey Constructors      Fall 2021      Occasional lane closures and parking restrictions for project corridor.  See or call on site representative Tanya Pace (585) 319-3476, or call Sam Giovino, City Project Manager at (585) 428-6704.

Field Office located at 1815 S. Clinton Ave, Suite 630
Ridgeway Avenue (Latona Rd Mt. Read Blvd) This project consists of constructing a portion of the future Eastman Trail corridor, including 0.77 miles of 8' wide concrete trail and lane reconfiguration on 0.25 miles of roadway to include bike lanes. The construction of the concrete trail will generally require asphalt driveway apron replacement, gas valve box adjustments, mailbox replacement and signage relocation. Two landscaped bench areas will be installed along the concrete trail. The construction of bike lanes will generally require striping modifications, adjustment of drainage structure frames and replacement of grates, and removal and installation of signage. 

Also included in the project is the modification of the bridge carrying Ridgeway Avenue over Kodak Park (BIN 3211140). The intent is to widen the existing 5' wide sidewalk on the north side to 12' wide. This will require removal and replacement of bridge and adjacent roadway curb, closed drainage modifications, guide railing replacement, bridge join repair and pavement marking reconfiguration. 
Updated 10/15/21: Construction to continue week of 10/18/21 with sidewalk installation, topsoil and seed on north side of Ridgeway Ave, east of Kodak Bridge.  Villager Construction, Inc. Fall 2022 Occasional lane and sidewalk closures for the project corridor.  See or call on site representative Chad Stevens (315) 243-1943 , or call Sam Giovino, City Project Manager at (585) 428-6704.
Rochester Riverway Trail  (Downtown)    Trail closures associated with downtown ROC The Riverway Projects
Updated 7/19/21: Trail is closed between Ford St and Court St on the west side due to the West River Wall project.  Trail detour routes pedestrians along the west side of Exchange Blvd from Ford St to Court St in both the northbound and southbound directions.
 

East side river trail is open from Ford St to Court St.

 
Ramsey Constructors (West River Wall)
West Side closed until Spring 2022   Call Marcus Cox, City Project Manager at (585) 428-8253
South Ave (Broad St. to Court St.) This work is part of the Rundel Library Structural Improvements Phase IV Project. Updated 10/8/21: Site work to continue the week of October 11, 2021, traffic pattern will remain.  Crane-Hogan Structural Systems Fall 2021 Right (East) curb lane closed for traffic.

See  or call onsite Representative John Picard (585) 454-6110, or call Matt Putnam, City Project Manager at (585) 428-7494.

Various Locations  This work is part of the Local Pedestrian Safety Action Plan project. This project consists of improvements to pedestrian facilities at up over 200 locations throughout the City of Rochester. These improvements include signage and wayfinding devices at intersections, enhanced crosswalk striping, Rectangular Rapid Flashing Beacons, raised table crosswalks and curb bumpouts.  Updated 10/15/21: Construction to continue week of 10/18/21 with curb and sidewalk installation at Joseph Ave/ Wilkins St, Clifford Ave/El Camino Trail and Rosewood Terrace/Berwyn St. Contractor milling and paving previously complete intersections.  Millenium Construction Inc. Fall 2021 Occasional lane closures and parking restrictions for project corridor. See or Call on-site representative, Lisa Barrett, at (585) 475-1440 or call Sam Giovino, City Project Manager, at (585) 428-6704. 

Field Office located at Stantec Consulting Services, 61 Commercial St, #100.
Waring Road (Culver to Norton) Work involves: full depth reconstruction of the existing roadway; water main; storm sewers; curb, pavement; sidewalk; signals; lighting; signing; marking; landscaping; and bicycle facilities.  Updated 8/4/21: Construction is ongoing with lane restrictions and work continuing on the new water main.  Utility contractors are still on site working on new poles and some underground work.  Curb and Sidewalk work should start later this month. Ramsey Constructors, Inc. Fall 2022 Lane reductions are in place with on street parking restricted. See  or call onsite Representative Monica Thomas(585) 319-3618, or call Frank Bonn, City Project Manager at (585) 428-8257.
Wilson Street (Hudson Ave to North St) This work is part of the Helena Group Street Rehabilitation Project. The scope of the work consists of the pavement milling and resurfacing, new stone curbs, curb ramps, hazardous sidewalk replacements, driveway aprons, catch basin and manhole adjustments, fiber telecommunication conduit, signage and tree plantings. In addition, replacement of lead water service lines and installation of anodes on Helena Street and are included in the project. Updated 10/15/21: Construction to continue week of 10/18/21 with iron adjustments, topsoil and seed.

Road closed to thru traffic: Local traffic only.     
Sealand Contractors Corp. Fall 2021      Occasional lane and sidewalk closures and parking restrictions for project corridor. See or call on site representative Jeremy Kimble (585) 427-0320 x16, or call Sam Giovino, City Project Manager at (585) 428-6704.

Field Office is located at Vanguard Engineering: 133 S. Fitzugh St. 

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