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) (COMPLETE)
  • Pine Grove Avenue (Springfield Avenue to Blackburn Road) 
  • Wallace Road (entire length)
  • Park Place (COMPLETE)
  • 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: July 2019
  • End: August 2019
  • Update: Contractor will begin mobilizing for work the week of July 15th.  A contract was awarded to S & L Contractors of Kenilworth NJ. A Pre-Construction meeting was held.  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: May 2019
  • End: July 2019
  • Update: NJAW & PSEG conducting utility repairs prior to paving. Contractor has completed all of the required concrete work.  A sub-contractor is currently inspecting the sewer lines.  Paving to be scheduled in the coming weeks.  Paving notice to be provided by the Contractor to all affected residents.
  • View the Construction Plans (PDF)

Wallace Road Improvement Project

  • Limits: entire length
  • Scope: Install granite block curbing where needed, upgrade drainage inlet, install drainage pipe, replace sidewalk as needed, mill and pave.
  • Start: August/September 2019
  • End: November 2019
  • Update: A contract is being awarded to the lowest responsible bidder, All American Asphalt Inc at the June 18, 2019 meeting.  A Pre-Construction meeting will then be scheduled.  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: June 2019
  • End: August 2019
  • Update: The contractor will begin mobilizing to begin work the week of July 15th.  A contract was awarded to JTG Construction and a pre-construction was held.  Start notice will be provided by the contractor directly to all affected resident.s    
  • 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: May 2019
  • End: June 2019
  • Update: All major work is now complete.  Minor punch list items remain along with the project closeout.  
  • 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: Spring 2019
  • End: Summer 2019
  • Update: Concrete work is complete.  Area remains fenced off to allow grass to germinate and grow.  Lighting yet to be installed.  Work is anticipated to begin June 10, 2019.  The block of the Village Green in question will be closed for several weeks to allow construction to progress as quickly as possible.  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.  A contract was awarded to S. Batata Construction.  
  • View the construction plans (PDF).
  • View the Master Plan (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)

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
  • Plymouth Road
  • 2017 Drainage Improvement Project
  • Alley Way Improvement Project
  • Lenox Road & Whittredge Road Improvement Project
  • Hobart Avenue Improvement 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