District 9 Travel Report

For the week ending April 8, 2017: The following traffic advisory includes road construction and major maintenance projects requiring long-term lane restrictions and/or closures along the state and federal highway system in ODOT District 9. For statewide information regarding road conditions affected by weather, construction, maintenance or accidents, visit ODOT on the web at www.Ohgo.com

DISTRICTWIDE

A districtwide raised pavement marker (RPM) project is scheduled to begin the week of April 3. Crews will be installing RPMs at various locations on routes throughout the District 9, and throughout construction, traffic will be maintained by flaggers, arrow boards and/or temporary signals. The project is scheduled to be completed in late spring. (#17-1000)

ADAMS COUNTY

MONDAY, APRIL 10: S.R. 73 will be closed at the 13.58-mile marker, just east of the intersection with C.R. 18 (Jaybird Road), for a single-day culvert replacement project. The project site is two miles west of the Scioto County line, and the closure will be in effect from approximately 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Motorists will be detoured via S.R. 32 and S.R. 772.

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 12: S.R. 73 will be closed at the 13.47-mile marker, just east of C.R. 18 (Jaybird Road) for a single-day culvert replacement project. The closure will be in effect from approximately 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., and while it is closed, motorists will be detoured via S.R. 32 and S.R. 772.

MONDAY, APRIL 10: A resurfacing project on S.R. 73 is scheduled to begin the week of April 10. Crews will be paving the route from the Highland to the Scioto County. Throughout construction, traffic will be maintained in one lane with the use of flaggers, and the project is scheduled to be completed in early fall. (#17-0118) A resurfacing project has begun on S.R. 136, and contractors will paving the route from its junction with S.R. 125 to S.R. 32 at Winchester. Throughout construction, traffic will be maintained by flaggers when crews are at work, and the project is anticipated to be completed in early summer. (#17-0005)

Operations for a resurfacing project have begun on U.S. 52, where contractors will be paving the route from the Brown County line to the eastern corporation limit of Manchester. Throughout construction, traffic will be maintained by flaggers when crews are at work, and the project is anticipated to be completed in early summer. (#16-0610)

A culvert liner installation project has begun on S.R. 41 at the 31.31-mile marker, between T.R. 214 (Sutphin Road) and T.R. 213 (Smoky Corners Road), approximately three miles south of the Highland County line. Throughout construction, there should be little impact to traffic as most work will be conducted off the roadway; however, traffic will be maintained by flaggers as needed during hours of operation. The project is scheduled to be completed by early summer. (#16-0523)

BROWN COUNTY

Preliminary operations for a culvert replacement project have begun on U.S. 62 during the week of April 3. The project site is situated between T.R. 58 (Wilson Road) and C.R. 95 (Stivers Road), just south of the Highland County line, and throughout construction, traffic will be maintained in one, 11-foot lane with temporary signals. All work is scheduled to be completed in early summer. (#17-0048)

Operations are under way on S.R. 41 for a realignment/reconstruction project at the route’s junction with T.R. 563 (Slickaway Road) and S.R. 763. During the first phase of construction, traffic will be maintained by flaggers; however, S.R. 41 will be subject to a 160-day closure. The closure is anticipated to go into effect April 24; T.R. 563 will also be closed as part of this project. While S.R. 41 is closed, motorists will be detoured via U.S. 52, S.R. 136 and S.R. 125 in Adams County. (#16-0527)

CLINTON COUNTY

6/5/17 Lamb Rd will be closed for a bridge repair located between Burristown Road and Stivers Road in Wilson Twp. Clinton County. The last address accessible from the south (Burristown Road) is 1758 Lamb Rd. The last address accessible from the north (Stivers Road) is 1888 Lamb Road. The project is anticipated to take two weeks.

6/5/17 Wise Road will be closed for a culvert repair located between Swartz Road and Webertown Road. The project is anticipated to take three weeks.

6/26/17 Creek Road is closed for bridge maintenance. This culvert is located between George Road and US 2/SR 3 in Adams Township, Clinton County. The last address accessible from the south is 327 Creek Rd. The last address accessible from the north is 222 Creek Rd. The project is anticipated to take two weeks.

6/26/17 Wise Rd is closed for bridge maintenance, located between Pearl Street and Turner Rd. in Clark Twp. Clinton County. The last address accessible from the east is 742 Wise Rd. the last address accessible from the west is 838 Wise Rd. The project is anticipated to take one week.

 FAYETTE COUNTY

6/5/17 SR 41 is reduced to one lane in each direction at US 35. Completion date is June 16th.

HIGHLAND COUNTY

6/27/17 Mad River Rd. is closed today between Riber Rd. and US 50 for ditching.

6/27/17 Bectal Rd. is closed today between SR. 138 & SR. 753 for ditching.

6/5/17 SR 28 is closed in East Monroe for a bridge replacement project between Barger Road and Martinsburg Road, 2.5 miles east of Leesburg. The closure will be in effect for up to 150 days, while the route is closed motorists will be detoured SR 771 and SR 138.

 

JULY 1: A bridge replacement project on T.R. 280 (Lewis Lane) is scheduled to begin in early July. The project site is situated east of C.R. 79 (Selph Road), near the end of the roadway, and throughout construction, traffic will be maintained on temporary pavement and by flaggers as needed. All work is scheduled to be completed in mid to late fall. (#17-0286)

S.R. 28 has been closed in the community of East Monroe for a bridge replacement project. The project site is located between C.R. 15 (Barger Road) and C.R. 47 (Martinsburg Road), approximately 2.5 miles east of Leesburg. The closure will be in effect for up to 150 days, and throughout construction, motorists will be detoured S.R. 771 and S.R. 138. All work is anticipated to be complete in late fall. (#17-0092)

Operations for a resurfacing project on S.R. 28 and S.R. 135 are under way. Crews will be paving S.R. 28 from the west corporation limit of Greenfield to the Ross County line, as well as S.R. 135 between its junction with U.S. 50 at Allensburg and S.R. 134 at Lynchburg. The project also includes a bridge replacement on S.R. 135 at Lynchburg. During paving operations, traffic will be maintained in one lane with the use of flaggers. (#16-0568)

As part of the resurfacing project on S.R. 28 and S.R. 135, S.R. 135 is closed at the village of Lynchburg, between Texas Street and Glenavy Drive, for bridge replacement. The closure will be in effect for up to 75 days, and while the route is closed, motorists will be detoured via U.S. 50 and S.R. 134. (#16-0568)

A paving project has begun on S.R. 28, from the Leesburg corporation limit to the western corporation of Greenfield. Throughout construction, traffic will be maintained in one lane with the use of flaggers, and the project is scheduled to be completed in early summer. (#16-0568)

A preventive maintenance project is under way on S.R. 73, where crews are paving the route from the corporation limit of Hillsboro to the route’s intersection with C.R. 5 (Prospect Road). Throughout construction, traffic will be maintained in one lane by flaggers when crews are at work, and the project is scheduled to be completed in early summer. (#16-0569)

A bridge replacement project is under way on S.R. 753. The project site is located between Beaver and Deer Park roads, approximately 1.5 miles north of U.S. 50 at Rainsboro. Throughout construction, traffic will be maintained in one, 11-foot lane with temporary signals. (#16-0511)

JACKSON COUNTY:

A major reconstruction project is under way on S.R. 93 in the city of Jackson. Crews will be placing asphalt, installing curbs and sidewalks, and replacing drainage lines on Main Street, between Portsmouth and Bridge streets. During construction, the route will be subject to a 60-day closure, and traffic will be detoured via Broadway, Water and Bridge streets. At all other times, traffic will be maintained by flaggers. The project is scheduled to be completed in early summer. (#16-0532)

U.S. 35 will be reduced to one lane in the eastbound direction between T.R. 223 (Caves Road) and C.R. 21 (Oakland Road) for a slide repair project. Throughout construction, traffic will be maintained in one lane in the eastbound direction, while traffic will be maintained in two lanes in the westbound direction. All four lanes of the route may be subject to short-term, intermittent periods of closure during blasting operations; however, traffic will be stopped and held by flaggers. (#16-0454)

LAWRENCE COUNTY

Operations for a resurfacing are under way on S.R. 93, and crews will be paving the route from its junction with U.S. 52 at Ironton to T.R. 623 (Sand Hollow Road) near S.R. 373. The project also includes bridge repair work at various locations within the project zone, and throughout construction, traffic will be maintained with flaggers. The project is scheduled to be completed by mid-summer. (#16-0621)

Preliminary operations for a slide repair project have begun on S.R. 243, between C.R. 55 (Deering-Middle Leatherwood Road) and C.R. 30 (Leatherwood Road). The project site is situated approximately one mile west of S.R. 378, and throughout construction, traffic will be maintained in one lane by temporary signals. The project is scheduled to be completed in late spring. (#16-0445)

A bridge rehabilitation project have begun on S.R. 140 for a bridge rehabilitation project. The project site is located between C.R. 33 (Blackfork-Firebrick Road) and the Jackson County line, and throughout construction, traffic will be maintained in one lane with the use of temporary signals. All work is scheduled to be completed in mid-summer. (#17-0062)

S.R. 217 will be reduced to one lane between T.R. 79 (Ridge Baptist Church Road) and C.R. 2 (Greasy Ridge Road) for a slide repair project. The project site is situated approximately two miles west of S.R. 775, and throughout construction, traffic will be maintained in one lane by temporary signals. The project is scheduled to be completed in late spring. (#16-0600)

Major construction of the new Ironton-Russell Bridge has been completed, and the new bridge is open to traffic. Crews will be completing minor finishing work on the structure as weather permits; however, there should be little impact to traffic. In addition, crews are working to demolish the former Ironton-Russell Bridge, and the bridge and all access to it is closed. (#11-0628) http://www.dot.state.oh.us/districts/D09/Pages/Ironton-Russell-Bridge-Replacement.aspx

PIKE COUNTY

Preliminary operations have begun for a bridge replacement project on C.R. 43 (Jasper Road). Crews will replacing the bridge over Sugar Run, and during the first phase of the project, traffic will be maintained by flaggers and impacts should be minimal. During late phases of the project, traffic will be maintained in one lane with temporary signals. (#16-3038)

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 Spring 2017, 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

MONDAY, APRIL 10: A paving and bridge repair project is scheduled to begin on U.S. 23/U.S. 35 the week of April 10. The project extends from just north of the S.R. 159 interchange on U.S. 23 to the C.R. 238/Main Street at the U.S. 23/U.S. 35 bypass. Construction also includes bridge repair work at the C.R. 241 (Marietta Road) overpass and the C.R. 235 (Hopetown Road) underpass. Throughout construction, traffic on U.S. 23 will be maintained in a minimum of one lane in each direction; however, C.R. 241 will be subject to closure later in the project. All work is scheduled to be completed in late summer. (#17-0105)

Preliminary operations are scheduled to begin for a resurfacing project on S.R. 159, from the intersection with C.R. 553 (Kenworth Road) to the Pickaway County line. Throughout construction, traffic will be maintained in one lane by flaggers when crews are at work, and the project is scheduled to be completed by early summer. (#16-0474)

A slide repair project has begun on U.S. 50 at the 8.04-mile marker, between T.R. 38 (Dill Road) and T.R. 150 (California Hollow Road), approximately three miles east of Bainbridge. During the first phase of construction, traffic will be maintained in one lane with the use of flaggers. During subsequent phases of the project, traffic will be maintained by temporary signals. The project is scheduled to be completed in early summer. (#16-0516)

SCIOTO COUNTY

MONDAY, APRIL 10: A microsurfacing project is scheduled to begin on S.R. 348 and S.R. 728. Crews will be paving S.R. 348 from T.R. 120 (Pleasant Hill Road) to U.S. 23, and S.R. 728 from its junction with U.S. 23 to C.R. 28 (Lucasville-Minford Road). Throughout construction, traffic will be maintained by flaggers when crews are at work, and all work is scheduled to be completed in late spring. (#17-0106)

A bridge replacement and signal removal project has begun on S.R. 139. The project site is located adjacent to Rosemount Selby Road, just north of the Portsmouth corporation limit, and throughout construction, traffic will be maintained with temporary signals. All work is anticipated to be completed by mid-summer. (#17-0067)

A microsurfacing project is under way on U.S. 23. Crews will be paving the route and repairing structures from the northern corporation limit of Portsmouth to T.R. 1204 (Ridge Road) at Lucasville, and throughout construction, traffic will be maintained in one, 11-foot lane in each direction. All work is anticipated to be completed by mid-summer. (#17-0032)

A culvert replacement project is under way on S.R. 73 at the 11.73-mile marker, immediately west of C.R. 41 (Big Spruce-Little Bear Road) and approximately four miles east of Otway. Throughout construction, traffic will be maintained in one lane with the use of temporary signals, and all work is scheduled to be completed in early summer. (#16-0552)

S.R. 335 will be reduced to one lane between T.R. 206 (Bull Run Road) and C.R. 204 (Cathey Road), approximately 2.5 miles south of the Pike County line, for a culvert replacement project. Throughout construction, traffic will be maintained in one lane with the use of temporary signals, and all work is scheduled to be completed in early summer. (#16-0538)