District 9 Travel Report

 

DISTRICTWIDE

A districtwide mowing project on four-lane and selected two-lane routes in the area is scheduled to begin in early May. Crews will be working from approximately 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily, as weather permits, as work will be conducted off the roadway, there should be little to no impact to traffic; however, motorists are reminded of the need for additional caution in work zones where crews will be moving on and off routes. The project is anticipated to be completed in mid-fall. (#16-1008)

A districtwide guardrail replacement project has begun, and crews will be replacing guardrail at various locations on routes throughout the area during weekday, business hours as weather permits. Traffic will be maintained by flaggers, arrow boards and/or temporary signals. The project is anticipated to be completed in early fall. (#16-0180)

ADAMS COUNTY

A micro-resurfacing project is under way on S.R. 247 in the village of West Union. The project extends from the route’s junction with S.R. 41 (West Main Street) to the intersection with S.R. 32, and throughout construction, traffic will be maintained in one lane with the use of flaggers. All work is anticipated to be completed by early October. (#16-0342)

A culvert liner installation project is under way on S.R. 32, and crews will be installing a culvert liner at the route’s 21.54-mile marker, just east of C.R. 127 (Black Hollow Road). As most work will be conducted off the roadway, there should be little to no impact to motorists throughout construction; however, traffic will be maintained in one lane in each direction as needed. (#16-0318)

A culvert liner installation project is nearing completion on S.R. 247 at the 8.82-mile marker, just north of West Union. Crews are installing a liner in a culvert that is situated between C.R. 22 (Chapparal Road) and T.R. 76 (Rigdon Road), and as most work will be conducted off the roadway, there should be little impact to motorists. However, traffic will be maintained in one lane with the use of flaggers as needed during daytime, working hours. (#16-0103)

A bridge replacement project has begun on U.S. 52, between T.R. 285 (Lindsey Hollow Road) and T.R. 59 (Buckeye Station Road), approximately four miles east of Manchester. Throughout construction, traffic will be maintained in one, 10-foot lane with the use of temporary signals, and all work is anticipated to be completed in early fall. (#15-3047)

S.R. 73 has been reopened to two lanes between T.R. 196 (Dutch Thomas Road) and T.R. 118 (Seaman Road), approximately 1.5 miles north of S.R. 41 at Peebles, following a bridge replacement project. Crews have minor finishing work to complete; however, there should be little to no impact to motorists, and all traffic will be maintained by flaggers as needed. (#15-0509)

BROWN COUNTY

A resurfacing project is under way on U.S. 52, with crews paving the route from Hanover Street in Ripley to the western corporation limit of Aberdeen. Construction also includes repairs to the approaches of the overpass (U.S. 62) to the William Harsha Bridge. Throughout the project, traffic will be maintained in one lane with the use of flaggers, and all work is anticipated to be completed in mid-fall. (#16-0447)

A paving project is under way on U.S. 68, between T.R. 21 (Shafer Road), north of Georgetown, and the northern corporation limit of Mt. Orab. Throughout construction, traffic will be maintained in one lane by flaggers, and all work is scheduled to be completed by mid-November.

An emergency culvert replacement project is under way on S.R. 32, between the Brown-Clermont County line and C.R. 101 (Eastwood Road) near Mt. Orab. The route is reduced to one lane in each direction, with bi-directional traffic being maintained in the eastbound lanes via a crossover. The project is anticipated to be completed by mid-November.

C.R. 50 (Bethlehem Road) is closed for a bridge replacement project. The project site is located between C.R. 14A (Decatur-Eckmansville Road) and T.R. 223 (Rickey Road), and while the route is closed, motorists will be detoured via T.R. 223 (Rickey Road), T.R. 61 (Hughes Road) and C.R. 14A (Decatur-Eckmansville Road). The project is scheduled to be completed in early fall. (#16-0415)

A culvert rehabilitation project is under way on U.S. 68, and crews will be installing a culvert liner at the route’s 40.91-mile marker, immediately north of T.R. 581 (Ohio Street) at the southern corporation limit of Fayetteville. As most work will be conducted off the roadway, there should be little to no impact to motorists throughout construction. (#16-0318)

U.S. 52 is reduced to one, 12-foot lane between C.R. 307 (Old A&P Road) and T.R. 255 (Pisgah Hill Road) for a slide repair project. Throughout construction, traffic will be maintained with temporary signals, and all work is anticipated to be completed in early October. (#16-0345)

A resurfacing project is under way on S.R. 125, from the Brown-Clermont County line to the 6.4-mile marker between T.R. 402 (Gillette Station Road) and C.R. 18 (Eden Road). The project also includes paving a small section of S.R. 125 immediately east of C.R. 15 (George Miller Road). Throughout construction, traffic will be maintained in one lane with the use of flaggers and/or temporary signals, and the project is scheduled to be completed in mid-summer. (#15-0559)

CLINTON COUNTY

 

FAYETTE COUNTY

 12/7/16 Washington New Martinsburg Rd. from Capps-York to Ghormley will be closed for 2 weeks for a culvert replacement.

HIGHLAND COUNTY

12/7/17 Careytown Rd. between Woodmansee & SR 28 is closed today for cutting trees.

JACKSON COUNTY

OCTOBER 12-16: U.S. 35 will be reduced to one, 12-foot lane in the westbound direction between T.R. 124 (Plum Road) and C.R. 77 (Centerville Road), just west of the Jackson-Gallia County line. Two lanes of traffic will be maintained in the eastbound direction.

A resurfacing project is under way on S.R. 233, where crews are paving the route from S.R. 279/93 in Oak Hill to the Jackson-Gallia County line. Throughout construction, traffic will be maintained in one lane with the use of flaggers, and all work is anticipated to be completed by early November. (#16-0469)

C.R. 13 (Franklin Valley Road) is closed for a bridge replacement project. The site is located north of C.R. 12 (Antioch Road), northwest of Oak Hill, and the closure is expected to be in effect for 75 days. While the route is closed, motorists will be detoured via S.R. 279, Franklin Valley Road, Dan T. Davis Road and Antioch Road. All work is scheduled to be completed in late fall. (#16-8010)

T.R. 505 (Comer Schoolhouse Road) is closed for a bridge replacement project. The project site is located just east of the Scioto County line, and the closure will be in effect for up to 75 days. Throughout construction, motorists will be detoured via T.R. 218 (Charles Russ Road) and S.R. 139 in Scioto County to C.R. 63 (Bucklick Creek Road) in Jackson County. The project is scheduled to be completed in mid-fall. (#16-8011)

LAWRENCE COUNTY

S.R. 217 is now open to two lanes of traffic between C.R. 2 (Greasy Ridge Road) and T.R. 228 (Capper Ridge Road), one mile west of S.R. 775, following a slide repair project. Crews have minor finishing work to complete; however, there should be little to no impact to traffic. (#16-0421)

S.R. 217 is closed between T.R. 101 (Yellow Creek Road) and the north junction with S.R. 378 for roadway reconstruction. In addition, S.R. 378 is reduced to one lane at its junction with S.R. 217 as part of the reconstruction. Throughout construction, S.R. 217 motorists will be detoured via S.R. 378 and S.R. 141, and traffic on S.R. 378 will be maintained in one, 11-foot lane with the use of temporary traffic signals. S.R. 217 will be closed through mid-September, and all work is scheduled to be completed in mid-fall. (#15-8010)

S.R. 93 is reduced to one, 12-foot lane between C.R. 193 (Telegraph Hill Road) and C.R. 40 (Brady Fork Road), for a slide repair project. The project site is located approximately four miles south of the Jackson County line, and throughout construction, traffic will be maintained with temporary signals. The project is scheduled to be completed in early October. (#16-0364)

Operations for a bridge repair project on S.R. 7 are under way. The project site is situated between C.R. 15 (Buffalo Creek Road) and the interchange ramp from U.S. 52, and traffic may be restricted to one, 12-foot lane in either direction during construction. All work is anticipated to be completed in mid-fall. (#16-0020)

Construction of the Ironton-Russell Bridge Replacement project continues, and restrictions and traffic pattern changes are in effect on U.S. 23 at the junction with Bellefonte Street and the viaduct in Kentucky, adjacent to the approach for the new structure. KY 244 (Bellefonte Street) will be reduced to one lane at the U.S. 23 viaduct in Kentucky. Additional restrictions and traffic pattern changes are in effect on U.S. 23 adjacent to the approach for the new structure. The restrictions are in effect through August, and motorists may encounter temporary periods of delay in the work zone. (#11-0628) http://www.dot.state.oh.us/districts/D09/Pages/Ironton-Russell-Bridge-Replacement.aspx

PICKAWAY COUNTY

S.R. 138 is closed between C.R. 23 (Chillicothe Pike) and C.R. 101 (Hickory Bend Road) for a bridge replacement project. The project site is located approximately five miles east of the Ross County line, and the closure will be in effect for up to 60 days. While the route is closed, motorists will be detoured via U.S. 22 and S.R. 207. A local detour will also be assigned. The project is scheduled to be completed in mid-fall. (#16-0404)

S.R. 56 will be reduced to one lane from the Madison County line to U.S. 22 at Circleville for a resurfacing project. Traffic will be maintained by flaggers when crews are at work, and the entire project is scheduled to be completed in late summer. (#16-0092)

PIKE COUNTY

A preventive maintenance project is under way on S.R. 551, with crews paving the route from S.R. 220 to the ODNR field office near S.R. 104. Throughout construction, traffic will be maintained in one lane with the use of flaggers, and all work is expected to be completed in mid-October. (#16-0439)

As part of a roadway rehabilitation project, C.R. 84 (Wakefield Mound Road) is closed at its junction with T.R. 603 (Seif Road) for a culvert replacement. While the route is closed during the initial phase of the project, traffic will be detoured via Seif Road, U.S. 23 and S.R. 32. At all other times, traffic will be maintained by flaggers. The project is anticipated to be completed in late October. (#16-8008)

A culvert rehabilitation project has begun on S.R. 772, just north of S.R. 220, where crews are installing a culvert liner. As most work will be conducted off the roadway, there should be little to no impact to motorists throughout construction. However, traffic on two-lane routes will be maintained by flaggers as needed when crews are working at designated locations. (#16-0318)

S.R. 104 is closed between S.R. 552 and T.R. 420 (Boswell Run Road) as part of the Lake White Dam rehabilitation and bridge replacement project. In addition, S.R. 551 is closed between its junction with S.R. 104 and C.R. 93 (Bricker Road), near the park office. Through traffic is being detoured by way of U.S. 23 and S.R. 32, and local traffic to the Lake White region is being detoured via S.R. 552 and S.R. 220. Roadway construction is anticipated to be completed by late fall or early winter 2016, and the lake is expected to be restored for the fishing and boating season in 2017. (#15-8021) http://www.dot.state.oh.us/districts/D09/Pages/Lake-White-Rehabilitation.aspx

ROSS COUNTY

Crews will be resurfacing U.S. 50 from the U.S. 35 interchange, east of Chillicothe, to the Vinton County line. Throughout the project, traffic will be maintained in one lane with the use of flaggers. The project is scheduled to be completed in mid-fall. (#16-371)

A resurfacing and bridge repair project on U.S. 23, from the S.R. 159 interchange, north of Chillicothe, to the Pickaway County, is nearing completion. Crews have finishing work to complete on bridges, and the route will be subject to single-lane restrictions in either direction. All work is anticipated to be completed by mid-October. (#15-0550)

SCIOTO COUNTY

The U.S. Grant Bridge has been closed for a pavement overlay project. The project is scheduled to be completed in late October, and throughout construction, motorists will be detoured via the Carl Perkins Bridge and U.S. 52, west of Portsmouth. (#16-1052)

U.S. 52 West is reduced to one, 13-foot lane between the Portsmouth-New Boston corporation limit and the on-ramp at S.R. 335 and the Sciotoville Bridge for a rock fall remediation project. While westbound traffic will be maintained in one lane, eastbound traffic will be maintained in two lanes. All lanes (in both directions) may be subject to short-term intermittent periods of closure during scaling operations. During these times, traffic will be stopped and held for up to 15 minutes. (#16-8031)

The exit ramp from U.S. 52 East to S.R. 253 and the Greenup Dam Bridge will be restricted for a slide repair and lighting project. The off-ramp will be reduced to 11 feet, and traffic will be maintained in the work zone. Motorists are reminded of the need for additional caution, and they may encounter periodic delays during peak travel times. All work is anticipated to be completed in early fall. (#16-1044)