Construction Updates

Upcoming Road Projects in 2019

  • Laurel Avenue (entire length) & Larned Road (Mountain Avenue to Myrtle Avenue)
  • Linden Place (entire length) & Oakland Place (entire length) 
  • Springfield Avenue, City Hall Portion (Morris Avenue to RR Bridge)
  • Pine Grove Avenue (Springfield Avenue to Blackburn Road) 
  • Park Place 
  • Please call the Engineering Division at 908-273-6404 with any questions 

Laurel Avenue & Larned Road Improvement Project

  • Limits: Laurel Avenue - Entire Length ; Larned Road - Mountain Avenue to Myrtle Avenue
  • Scope: Install granite block curbing where needed, upgrade drainage inlets, replace sidewalk as needed, mill and pave the lengths described above
  • Start: Spring 2019
  • End: Spring 2019
  • Update: A contract was awarded to S & L Contractors of Kenilworth NJ. A Pre-Construction meeting is currently being scheduled.  Start notice to be provided by the contractor to all affected residents.  
  • View the Construction Plans (PDF)

Pine Grove Avenue Section 1 Improvement Project

  • Limits: Springfield Avenue to Blackburn Road
  • Scope: Install granite block curbing where needed, upgrade drainage structures, mill and pave. 
  • Start: Spring 2019
  • End: Spring 2019
  • Update: A contract was awarded to Cifelli & Son General Construction.  Work is anticipated to begin as soon as the weather breaks.  Start notice to be provided by the Contractor to all affected residents.
  • View the Construction Plans (PDF)

Linden Place & Oakland Place Improvement Project

  • Limits: Entire Length of each street
  • Scope: Install granite block curbing where none exists, upgrade drainage as needed, replace sidewalk as needed, mill and pave. 
  • Start: Spring 2019
  • End: Summer 2019
  • Update: A contract is anticipated to be awarded to the lowest responsible bidder during the month of March.  Further information will be provided once available.  
  • View the Construction Plans (PDF)

Springfield Avenue City Hall Portion Improvement Project

  • Limits: Morris Avenue to NJ Transit Bridge (near Kent Place Blvd)
  • Scope: Add additional parking for municipal vehicles to free up spaces in the City Hall lot, repair sidewalks, mill/pave the length described above 
  • Start: Spring 2019
  • End: Spring 2019
  • Update: A contract was awarded to Jo-Med Contractors of Elizabeth New Jersey.  A pre-construction meeting is being scheduled with the contractor to coordinate construction.    
  • View the Construction Plans (PDF)

Tanglewood, Dorchester & Winchester Road Improvement Project

  • Limits: Entire Length of each street
  • Scope: Replace granite block curbing where needed, upgrade drainage as needed, mill and pave. 
  • Start: July 23, 2018
  • End: October 15, 2018
  • Update: A contract was awarded to AJM Contractors.  ALL MAJOR WORK IS NOW COMPLETE.  VARIOUS ITEMS REMAIN SUCH AS FINAL CLEAN UP, TOP SOIL, GRASS SEED, ETC.  ITEMS TO BE ADDRESSED IN THE COMING WEEKS.  
  • View the Construction Plans (PDF). 

Village Green Phase II Improvement Project

  • Limits: South West Quadrant of the Village Green (across from the YMCA)
  • Scope: Remove and install sidewalks, improve lighting and landscaping
  • Start: Fall 2018
  • End: Winter/Spring 2019
  • Update: Construction Plans have been finalized for the sidewalk and lighting improvements to the south west quadrant of the Village Green put out to bid.  A contract is anticipated to be awarded this winter.  PREVIOUS INFORMATION: A booth was setup on the Village Green on May 17, 2018 to explain the project scope.  The project was also presented to the Planning Board on May 21, 2018.  The project stems from the Village Green Master Plan that was adopted in 2009 and the City of Summit recently received a $375,000 NJDOT grant from their Transit Village Program for this work.  
  • View the construction plans (PDF).
  • View the Master Plan (PDF).

Plymouth Road Improvement Project

  • Limits: Entire Length
  • Scope: Replace concrete curbing with granite block curbing, repair sidewalks and ADA ramps as needed, upgrade drainage as needed, mill and pave. 
  • Start: Summer 2018
  • End: Fall 2018
  • Update: ALL MAJOR WORK IS NOW COMPLETE.  IF RESIDENTS HAVE ANY OUTSTANDING ISSUES PLEASE CALL THE ENGINEERING OFFICE AT 908-273-6404.    

Hobart Avenue Improvement Project

  • Limits: Franklin Place to Springfield Avenue
  • Scope: Install curbing and sidewalks, upgrade ADA ramps, upgrade drainage, mill and pave.
  • Start: Mid October 
  • End: Mid November
  • Update: ALL MAJOR WORK IS NOW COMPLETE.  IF RESIDENTS HAVE ANY OUTSTANDING ISSUES PLEASE CALL THE ENGINEERING OFFICE AT 908-273-6404
  • View the construction plans here.

Lenox Road & Whittredge Road Improvement Project

  • Limits: Lenox Road (Entire Length); Whittredge Road (Entire Length)
  • Scope: Install curbing where none exists, repair sidewalks and ADA ramps as needed, upgrade drainage as needed, mill and pave. 
  • Start: October 2017
  • End: Spring 2018
  • Update: All work is now complete.  If any outstanding items remain to be repaired on private property please call 908-273-6404.
  • View the construction plans (PDF).

Alley Way Improvement Project

  • Limits: 200, 300 and 400 Alley Way
  • Scope: Install sidewalk, repair drainage inlets, mill and pave
  • Start: April 2018
  • End: June 2018
  • Update: All major work is complete and only punch list items remain. 
  • View the construction plans (PDF).

2017 Drainage Improvement Project

  • Limits: Various Locations
  • Scope: Upgrade city storm sewer infrastructure.
  • Start: November 2017
  • End: Summer 2018
  • Update: Drainage Upgrades on Westminster Road were completed this Spring.  Work on Harvard Street and other locations are ongoing were completed later on in the year.  Two small locations remain.    
  • View the construction plans (PDF).

Brook Court, Crestwood Lane and Old Springfield Avenue Paving Project

  • Limits: Entire length of each street.  
  • Scope: Repair curbing where needed, replace sidewalk where needed, upgrade drainage, upgrade ADA then mill and pave.  BROOK COURT - Preliminary work on Brook Court will take place starting late Spring of 2018 by PSEG with the replacement of the entire gas main.  
  • Start: N/A
  • End: N/A
  • Update: 
    • All work is complete on Crestwood Lane and Old Springfield Avenue
    • Brook Court experienced several paving related issues that will be addressed by PSEG 

Recently Completed Projects

 

These projects are completed. Should you have any concerns please contact the Engineering Division at 908-273-6404.
  • 2017 Curb and ADA Ramp Project
  • Crescent Avenue and Hillside Avenue Paving project
  • 2017 Micro-surfacing Project
  • Washington School parking lot
  • Downtown Conduit Installation Project
  • Elm Street Paving
  • Ashwood Avenue & Ashwood Court Improvements
  • Colt Road Improvement Project
  • Deforest Avenue Section II (Norwood to Maple)
  • Edgemont Road Improvement Project
  • Broad Street Sewer Line Inspection
  • Blackburn Road Improvement Project (Blackburn Place to Valley View Avenue)
  • Summit Maple Elm Improvement Project
  • Springfield Avenue - Entire Length City Portion