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Street Name Project DescriptionCurrent WorkContractorExpected CompletionTraffic / Parking RestrictionsProject Contact Information
ALL PROJECTSFOR MEDIA INQUIRES:    For all MEDIA INQUIRIES, please contact the City's Communications Bureau at 585-428-7135.
ANY CONSTRUCTIONFOR GENERAL CITY CONSTRUCTION INQUIRES NOT LISTED HEREIN: 

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    For public works construction related questions that are not covered in this listing, please contact Andy Wojewodzic, Manager of Construction at 585-428-6523
Aqueduct Street (Main St to Bank Place)This project consists of pavement reconstruction, the installation of curbing, sidewalks, drainage, lighting, landscaping, amenities, signage, and other incidental items. The paved surfaces will be a combination of concrete pavers, cast-in-place concrete, and asphalt. The project will be constructed using phased construction.Updated 7/12/24: Paver install to continue the week of July 15th, 2024.  

Project Webpage
 
Ramsey ConstructorsSummer 2024Daily lane, sidewalk and parking closures.See or call onsite Representative Bill Heselton 585-721-4463, or call Matt Putnam, City Project Manager at 585-428-7494.

  
Bank Place (Exchange Blvd to Aqueduct St)This project consists of pavement reconstruction, the installation of curbing, sidewalks, drainage, lighting, landscaping, amenities, signage, and other incidental items. The paved surfaces will be a combination of concrete pavers, cast-in-place concrete, and asphalt. The project will be constructed using phased construction.Updated 7/12/24:  City contractor's work substantially complete.  

Project Webpage
 
Ramsey ConstructorsSummer 2024Daily lane, sidewalk and parking closures.See or call onsite Representative Bill Heselton 585-721-4463, or call Matt Putnam, City Project Manager at 585-428-7494.

  
Basin Street (Exchange Blvd to Aqueduct St)This project consists of pavement reconstruction, the installation of curbing, sidewalks, drainage, lighting, landscaping, amenities, signage, and other incidental items. The paved surfaces will be a combination of concrete pavers, cast-in-place concrete, and asphalt. The project will be constructed using phased construction.Updated 7/12/24:  Concrete curing, road to reopen to traffic the week of July 22nd, 2024.

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Ramsey ConstructorsSummer 2024Daily lane, sidewalk and parking closures.See or call onsite Representative Bill Heselton 585-721-4463, or call Matt Putnam, City Project Manager at 585-428-7494. 
Brooks Avenue (Genesee Park Blvd. to Genesee St.)Scope: Milling and Resurfacing of existing roadway, spot road base repair, spot curb, sidewalk and curb ramp repairs,  and roadway utility adjustments. In addition, new  traffic loops, pavement markings, and signs.Updated 07/1/24: City's contractor has resurfaced the roadway, there is a known issue with areas of previous water service repairs which have caused depressions in the west bound lane. The City is working with the water contractors to solve the problem.    

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Ramsey Constructors / Nardozzi Companies (Water Work)TDB See or call on site representative Karen Montgomery 585-287-6898, or call Frank Bonn, City Project Manager at 585-428-8257.
Browns Race (Platt Street to Furnace Street)Work involves: Replacement of stone block pavers, drainage rehabilitation, sidewalk replacement, street lighting replacement, landscaping amenities, and new signage.Updated 07/12/24: City's contractor has begun road demolition.  Half of the street remains open to one-way traffic.

Project Webpage
 
Cold Spring Construction CompanyFall 2024No parking on Brown's Race.See or call onsite Representative Dan Frenette 716-442-5840, or call Marcus Cox, City Project Manager at 585-428-8253.

Field office located at 80 Commercial St, Rochester, NY 14614.
Charles Carroll Plaza/Sister Cities BridgeThis 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 Bridge and improvements to the lower walkway along the Genesee River.
Updated 7/12/24:  Sister cities bridge remains closed for punchlist work. Work in the park is substantially complete.

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Crane Hogan Structural Services, Ferrauilo Plumbing and Invictus ElectricalSummer 2024Occasional lane closures and parking restrictions on adjacent streets.

 
See or call on site representative Jeff Buzzard 585-505-8885, or call Matt Putnam, City Project Manager at 585-428-7494.
Culver Road (Garson Ave to Laurelton Rd) Work involves: Milling and Resurfacing of existing roadway, spot road base repair, spot curb, gutter, sidewalk and curb ramp repairs,  and roadway utility adjustments. In addition, new bicycle facilities, bus stop landing pads, traffic loops, pavement markings, curb bump outs and mid-block crossings will be installed at select locations.Updated 07/12/24: Drainage work will commence the week of 07/15 on Culver Rd at Meredith St. 

Project Webpage
 
Keeler Construction     Fall 2023 See or call City Project Manager, Marcus Cox, at 585-428-8253.


 
Exchange Blvd. (Ford St to Basin St)Work involves: Milling and Resurfacing of existing roadway, spot road base repair, spot curb, gutter, sidewalk and curb ramp repairs,  and roadway utility adjustments. In addition, new bicycle facilities, pavement markings, curb bump outs and mid-block crossings will be installed at select locations.Updated 07/1/24: City's contractor has started work on Ford St. And Exchange Blvd. Sidewalk closures and temporary parking restrictions will be in place. Milling and Paving are completed on Exchange from S. Plymouth to Ford St. and Frod St from Exchange to the Roundabout. Temporary pavement markings are in place until more of the project is complete.  The contractor is continuing to work northward to Broad St

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Sealand ContractorsFall 2024Daily lane and sidewalk closures and parking restrictions.See or call on site representative Lisa Barrett 585-363-5085, or call Frank Bonn, City Project Manager at 585-428-8257.
Furnace Street (Browns Race to Mill Street)Work involves: Replacement of stone block pavers, drainage rehabilitation, sidewalk replacement, street lighting replacement, landscaping amenities, and new signage.Updated 07/12/24: City's contractor has begun demolition on the street.  Half of the street remains open to one-way traffic.

Project Webpage
 
Cold Spring Construction CompanyFall 2024
No parking on Furnace Street.
See or call onsite Representative Dan Frenette 716-442-5840, or call Marcus Cox, City Project Manager at 585-428-8253.

Field office located at 80 Commercial St, Rochester, NY 14614.
Genesee Street
(Scottsville Road/Elmwood Avenue to Brooks Avenue/South Plymouth Avenue)
Work involves: full depth reconstruction of the existing roadway; water main and water service; new drainage structures; curb; sidewalk; asphalt cycle track; signals; lighting; signing; marking; new trees.Updated 07/12/24: City's contractor to continue sidewalk work  following conduit install by private utilities. Private utilities working throughout project corridor. 

One-way for south bound traffic in place for construction season. North bound traffic detour will be posted. 

Project Webpage
Ramsey ConstructorsFall 2025Daily lane closures and parking restrictionsSee or call onsite Representative Bill Heselton 585-721-4463, or call Matt Putnam, City Project Manager at 585-428-7494.

Field office located at 1200A Scottsville Rd, Rochester, NY 14624 
Goodman Street
(Bay Street to Clifford Avenue)
Work consists of pavement reconstruction, installation of new granite stone curbs and underdrain pipe, sidewalk and driveway apron replacement, new catch basins, replacement of watermain connections, hydrants, and water services, new traffic signal systems at Bay St and Clifford Ave, new fiber duct, tree planting, street lighting upgrades, pavement striping, and new signage.Updated 07/12/2024: City's contractor has paved the east side of the road and will mobilize to the west side.  Expect alternating one-way traffic and delays during work operations.  Contractor will begin sidewalk removal and drainage improvements on the west side. Utility contractors rebuilding electric manholes.

Project Webpage
 
Villager Construction, Inc.Fall 2025Daily lane shifts and parking closures.See or call onsite Representative Jeremy Kimble 585-427-0320 x16, or call Marcus Cox, City Project Manager at 585-428-8253.

Field office located at 51 Springfield Ave, Rochester, NY 14609. 
Meridith Street
(Culver Road to Woodman Park)
Work consists of the installation of two new manholes and drainage improvements on the street.Updated 07/12/24: City's contractor is paused awaiting additional materials.  Work to resume the week of 7/15/24.Keeler Construction  July 2024 See or call Marcus Cox, City Project Manager at 585-428-8253.
Park Avenue (Alexander St to East Ave)This is a central repository for all utility work currently being conducted in advance of the City of Rochester milling and resurfacing project.

Project Webpage
 
RG&E Electric
Work: Installing new electric conduit
Location: Park Ave from Alexander St to Meigs St
Contractor: DDS 
Anticipated completion date: 09/01/24

RG&E Gas 
Work: Replacing gas main
Location: Park Ave at Brunswick St
Contractor: DDS
Anticipated completion date: TBD

Frontier 
Work: Replacing manhole roofs and installing new conduit
Location: Brunswick St to East Ave
Contractor: Liberty Underground 
Anticipated completion date: 5/31/2024 

Rochester Water Bureau 
Work: Replacing water services to homes and businesses on both sides of Park Ave
Location: Goodman St to Vassar St (Phase 3) 
Contractor: Mainlining America, LLC. Anticipated completion date: 9/01/24 (Phase 3) 

 
 Summer 2024 (Utility Work Only).

Fall 2025 (M&R Project)

Park Ave is one-way only (westbound) from Meigs St to Alexander St. - RG&E Electric

Daily block to block road closures on Park Ave - Rochester Water Bureau

RTS Stops on Park Ave have been moved to East Ave.

See or call Marcus Cox, City Project Manager at 585-428-8253.
Pont de Rennes BridgeWork involves structural repairs, bridge deck replacement, lighting replacement, railing modifications, and landscaping improvements.Updated 07/12/24: City's contractor has begun work on the bridge and Granite Mills Commons.  Structural steel repairs are complete on the bridge superstructure.  Bridge deck is being poured in sections approximately biweekly.  

Project Webpage

Bridge will be closed to pedestrian traffic from July 5, 2023 through the end of 2024. A pedestrian detour will be posted and maintained throughout construction.  This detour directs traffic across the Smith St/Bausch St bridge.
Cold Spring Construction CompanyFall 2024 See or call onsite Representative Dan Frenette 716-442-5840, or call Marcus Cox, City Project Manager at 585-428-8253.

Field office located at 80 Commercial St, Rochester, NY 14614.
Platt Street (Mill Street to Browns Race)Work involves: Replacement of stone block pavers, drainage rehabilitation, sidewalk replacement, street lighting replacement, landscaping amenities, and new signage.Updated 07/12/24: City's contractor has begun demolition of the street.  Half of Platt Street remains open for one-way traffic.

Project Webpage
 
Cold Spring Construction CompanyFall 2024 See or call onsite Representative Dan Frenette 716-442-5840, or call Marcus Cox, City Project Manager at 585-428-8253.

Field office located at 80 Commercial St, Rochester, NY 14614.
St Paul Street (Lowell St to Riverbank Pl)Work involves milling and resurfacing, spot curb and sidewalk replacement, curb ramp improvements, and adjustment and repair of manholes, catch basins, and water valve castings. Updated 07/12/24: City's contractor is completing spot sidewalk and curb replacements.  Extensive repairs occurring on NW corner of St Paul St and Bausch St.Villager ConstructionFall 2024
Daily shoulder closures and parking restrictions.
See or call onsite Representative Roger O'Toole 585-270-4227, or call Marcus Cox, City Project Manager at 585-428-8253.

Field Office located at 277 Alexander St, Rochester, NY, 14607.
South Avenue (Elmwood Ave to Bellevue Dr) Work involves: full depth reconstruction of South Avenue, from Elmwood Ave to Bellevue Drive, including new water main, drainage structures, curb, pavement, sidewalks, signals, lighting, signing, marking, landscaping and other streetscape enhancements.  
Updated 7/12/24:  Contractor substantially complete.

Project Webpage

 
Sealand Contractors Corp.      Summer 2024Daily lane closures and parking restrictions. See or call onsite Representative Mike Melino 585-430-1826, or call Matt Putnam, City Project Manager at 585-428-7494.
South Plymouth Avenue (Genesee St to Ford St) Work consists of: Milling & resurfacing of asphalt pavement, reconstruction and relocation of curbs & sidewalk, repairs & adjustments to drainage basins, sewer manholes, and water service castings.  Surface drainage and ride quality will be improved.

Updated 7/12/24: Contractor to continue spot sidewalk removals on South Plymouth the week of July 15th, 2024.

 

Project Webpage

Ramsey ConstructorsFall 2025Daily lane shifts, sidewalk closures and parking restrictionsSee or call onsite Representative Karen Mongomery 585-319-4835, or call Matt Putnam, City Project Manager at 585-428-7494.

Field office located at 130 West Main St. Suite 210, Rochester, NY 14608
State Street (Basin St to the Inner Loop)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 7/12/24: Remaining work on hold due to private structure.



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Villager Construction, Inc.Summer 2024 Daily lane closures and parking restrictionsSee or call on site representative Paul Winterkorn 585-298-2387, or call Matt Putnam, City Project Manager at 585-428-7494.
State Street  (Inner Loop to Lyell AveWork consists of: Milling & resurfacing of asphalt pavement, reconstruction and relocation of curbs & sidewalk, repairs & adjustments to drainage basins, sewer manholes, and water service castings.  Surface drainage and ride quality will be improved.Updated 07/1/24: City's contractor has started work on State St. And is primarily working on drainage improvements due to utility contractors working in the same area. Sidewalk closures and temporary parking restrictions will be in place. Sealand Contractors Corp.   Fall 2024Daily lane and sidewalk closures and parking restrictions.Work consists of: Milling & resurfacing of asphalt pavement, reconstruction and relocation of curbs & sidewalk, repairs & adjustments to drainage basins, sewer manholes, and water service castings.  Surface drainage and ride quality will be improved.
West Main Street
(Churchlea Pl to Cascade Dr / West Broad St)
Work consists of: Milling & resurfacing of asphalt pavement, reconstruction and relocation of curbs & sidewalk, repairs & adjustments to drainage basins, sewer manholes, and water service castings.  Surface drainage and ride quality will be improved.

Updated 7/12/24: City's contractor to continue pouring sidewalk back along the north and south side of the roadway.

 

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Ramsey Constructors Fall 2025Daily lane shifts, sidewalk closures and parking restrictionsSee or call onsite Representative Karen Mongomery 585-319-4835, or call Matt Putnam, City Project Manager at 585-428-7494.

Field office located at 130 West Main St. Suite 210, Rochester, NY 14608

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