The Pearl Road Reconstruction Project started April 1, 2020. Karvo Companies is the prime contractor and the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) is managing the project. The first phase of the project is from the Ohio Turnpike Bridge (Whitney Road) in Strongsville to Fowles Rod in Middleburg Heights. The second phase of the project estimated to start in June 2020 is from Fowles Road to W. 130th Street. The project includes base repair, new asphalt pavement and the installation of ADA compliant ramps. Lane closures and delays are expected.