West Emerling Improvements

Between Firestone Pky and S Main St

Starts: September 2016
Ends: May 2017

Project Description

This project consists of approximately 600 feet of roadway improvements between S. Main Street and Firestone Parkway. Improvements will include abandoning the existing roadway alignment and constructing a 32’ wide commercial asphalt pavement with 6”x18” concrete curb, concrete sidewalks, concrete aprons along the new alignment. Reconstruction of the existing 8” sanitary sewer and reconstruction of the existing 6” water main are included in this project.

Anticipated Maintenance of Traffic

The street will be closed for duration of construction.

Dollar Value of Project


Benefits to Akron Upon Completion of Work

Removes a blighted area of Akron by allowing for business expansion and creates a commercial truck access off S Main St.