Department of Public Works

The Cuyahoga County Department of Public Works provides a safe and efficient infrastructure system for residents, employees, businesses, and visitors of Cuyahoga County. The key function of the Public Works Department is to build and maintain public infrastructure and facilities.

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Construction Updates

W. 130th Street #02.26 Over East Branch of the Rocky River
Contractor: The Ruhlin company

County: Darwin Merdes
Craig Berger 440-420-5262
Start Date: 08-01-2023
Notice To Proceed Date: 08-14-2023
Completion Date:
Scheduled Completion Date: 12-31-2024
Anticipated Completion Date: 12-31-2024
Project Amount($):
Contract Award Amount($): 4,425,425.50
Estimated Cost To Completion($): $4,425,425.50
Approved Contract Increases($):
Approved Contract Decreases($):

January 30, 2024

  • The general contractor has installed a new 12” water main under the East Branch of Rocky River.
  • The Ruhlin Company will be preparing the area for road closure and demolition.
  • The bridge is to be closed February 12, 2024.
  • The southbound West 130th Street detour will be Route 82, right on Ridge Road, right on Boston Road back to W. 130th Street.
  • The northbound detour will be right on Boston Road, Left on Ridge Road, Left on Route 82 back to W. 130th Street.

December 6, 2023

  • The general contractor has begun work outside the bridge.
  • Beginning with installation of new 12” waterline that will go under the east branch of the Rocky River.
  • Bridge is to be closed February 2024 for demolition and rebuilding of West 130th Bridge.