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October 12, 2022

Welcome to our new website!

We’re excited to officially launch our new website! We hope you enjoy it and find it easy to navigate. If you have any technical issues or concerns, feel free to contact us.

November 24, 2022

Bid Openings - Engineering: Dec. 15, 2022 @ 12 PM - Projects #2022-03 & #2022-29

The City of Newark, Department of Public Service, is receiving bids until:

 THURSDAY, DECEMBER 15, 2022 at 12:00PM EST for construction services for 2 separate projects:

 1.    PROJECT # 2022-03 – 2022 SMALL DRAINAGE – STORMWATER IMPROVEMENTS PROJECT

 2.    PROJECT # 2022-29 – SOUTH 11th STREET IMPROVEMENTS PROJECT

 Bids are to be submitted online only at www.bidexpress.com. Hard copies shall not be accepted.

 Bidding Documents are available only at www.bidexpress.com. Search by Project # listed above or search for keywords in the Project Name. Documents are FREE to view with a registered account. A fee is only required if you select a solicitation for bidding. (see Fee Schedule https://www.infotechinc.com/bid-express-fee-schedule)

 If you need additional assistance, please call the Bid Express Customer Support Team at 888-352-2439, available Monday – Friday from 7:00am – 8:00pm (EST). You can also email the team at support@bidexpress.com or refer to the Vendor Resource page located https://www.bidexpress.com/vendor_resources.

 Bids will be publicly opened and read at the time and date listed above at:

             City of Newark – City Hall

            40 West Main Street

            Newark, Ohio 43055

 By order of the Director of Public Service, City of Newark, Ohio.

                                                                                                            

                                                                               David Rhodes

                                                                               Director of Public Service

                                                                               City of Newark, Ohio

 To be Published: November 24, 2022, and December 1, 2022

November 21, 2022

Road Closure - East Postal Avenue

East Postal Avenue is closed between Maple Avenue and Priest Street for sewer repair work.

November 15, 2022

Granville Road Bridge - Load Posting

A recent inspection of the Granville Road Bridge over the Log Pond Run Diversion Channel requires the bridge to be restricted to 3 Tons gross vehicle weight until temporary corrective measures can be implemented.

A schedule for the completion of this work is not available at this time.

A project to completely replace the bridge is in progress, but is in its infancy stages, and is scheduled for construction in 2025.

November 15, 2022

PROJECT UPDATE - 4th Street Sewer Separation

SR 13 is open to traffic

The next phase of the 4th Street Infrastructure Project will begin Monday, November 21st

Granville Street will be closed between Central Avenue and North 5th Street.

West Locust Street will be closed on either side of 5th Street.

North 5th Street will be open.

See linked map for details and detour routing.

Project Website: http://www.newarkohio.net/city-services/projects/fourth-street-project

For daily/weekly construction updates, visit our Facebook page: “City of Newark Ohio Construction Updates” https://www.facebook.com/CityOfNewarkOhioConstructionUpdates/

Dates Subject to Change

November 1, 2022

Bid Opening - Water/Wastewater: Dec. 01, 2022 @ 10 AM - Project 2

The City of Newark, Department of Public Service, is receiving bids until: Thursday, December 1, 2022 at 10:00 AM EST for construction services for the following: LEAD WATER SERVICE REPLACEMENT PROJECT 2

A Pre-Bid Conference will be held at 34 S. 5th Street, Newark OH 43055 on: Wednesday, November 23, 2022 at 10:00AM EST or attendees may also join via Teams. Bids are to be submitted online only at www.bidexpress.com. Hard copies will not be accepted. Bidding Documents are available only at www.bidexpress.com. Search by Project # listed above or search for keywords in the Project Name. Documents are FREE to view with a registered account. A fee is only required if you select a solicitation for bidding. (see Fee Schedule https://www.infotechinc.com/bid-express-fee-schedule). If you need additional assistance, please call the Bid Express Customer Support Team at 888-352-2439, available Monday – Friday from 7:00am – 8:00pm (EST). You can also email the team at support@bidexpress.com or refer to the Vendor Resource page located here: https://www.bidexpress.com/vendor_resources 

Bids will be publicly opened and read at the time and date listed above at:
City of Newark – City Hall
40 West Main Street
Newark, Ohio 43055
By order of the Director of Public Service, City of Newark, Ohio

 

October 12, 2022

Safe Trick or Treat on the Courthouse Square

Safe Trick or Treat on the Square will be Thursday, October 27 from 5:00 – 6:30 PM.

Bring your children to this free event on the Courthouse Square in Downtown Newark to collect candy and other gifts from community sponsors.

For any questions, please call the City of Newark Parks Dept at (740) 670-7782 or email cpatznick@newarkohio.net

Safe Trick or treat Informational Flyer

October 11, 2022

16 North Sewer Separation Public Meeting

Date and Time: October 20 at 6:30 PM

Join us for a discussion on the 16 North Separation Project. The 16 North Separation

Project involves separating the sewer and stormwater collection system. Separation of these flows will increase flow efficiency, update aging infrastructure, and improve the environment by reducing sewer overflows during large rain events.

 
 
The password to join the meeting is 816357
October 11, 2022

Trail Closure - Cherry Valley Bike Trail

Road: TJ EVANS TRAIL (Cherry Valley Trail)

Location: at West Church Street / SR 16 Interchange

Beginning: Thursday, October 13, 2022

Duration: 3 Months

For: Raccoon Creek Dam Repair

For daily/weekly construction updates, visit our Facebook page: “City of Newark Ohio Construction Updates” https://www.facebook.com/CityOfNewarkOhioConstructionUpdates/

Dates Subject to Change

October 5, 2022

EMERGENCY ROAD CLOSURE - Cherry Valley Road Bridge

The Cherry Valley Road Bridge (Showman Arch Bridge) will be closed indefinitely due to safety concerns with the integrity of the bridge.

The detour is State Route 16 to State Route 79 to West Main Street.

For daily/weekly construction updates, visit our Facebook page: “City of Newark Ohio Construction Updates” https://www.facebook.com/CityOfNewarkOhioConstructionUpdates/

September 23, 2022

Road Closure - West Locust Street

Beginning Monday, September 26th, traffic will no longer be able to use westbound Locust St. to N. 4th St to the Mt. Vernon Rd bridge. Downtown traffic wishing to enter the highway will use N 3rd St/Hudson Ave. and the access ramp to get to Mt. Vernon Road. 

Local traffic on Locust St between 3rd and 4th streets, to the medical office building and the Jerry McClain building will be maintained. Southbound traffic on 4th Street with still be able to turn left onto Locust Street.

This closure is expected to last one month.

September 13, 2022

City of Newark Door to Door Trick or Treat

Date and Time: Thursday, October 27 5:30pm – 7:00pm

August 29, 2022

2022 Leaf Pick Up Schedule

June 23, 2022

2022 Street Paving Map and List

Below is the 2022 Street Resurfacing Map and List. This project entails 8.3 miles of paving with an overall budget of $1.7 Million. The project will be completed no later than the spring of 2023. Bids for the project will be accepted starting Monday, June 27 on the city’s bid express page (https://www.bidexpress.com/businesses/45258/home?agency=true ).

2022 Street Resurfacing Map

2022 Street Resurfacing List