By 1812Blockhouse; Ohio Department of Transportation
ODOT District 3 has released its weekly report highlighting road construction projects which are beginning or underway in the multi-county area it serves. What follows are posted projects taking place within Ashland, Crawford, and Richland Counties.
Please stay safe and pay attention to these closures and work taking place during the week beginning on May 30. Note that ODOT works with its contractors to reduce the size of work zones and open as many lanes as possible through the holiday weekend. Work will resume at full capacity Tuesday, June 1 on the following projects.
U.S. Route 30 resurfacing – U.S. 30, from SR 603 to SR 511, will have lane closures in each direction for a resurfacing project. Traffic will be maintained in 11’ lane in each direction using barrels and reduced work zone speed limits. Estimated completion: August 2021
U.S. 30 Reduced Conflict U-Turn – U.S. 30, between Township Road 405 and County Road 175, will have single lane closures for intersection improvements.
Estimated completion: October 2021
State Route 302 bridge replacement – State Route 302 over Orange Creek, just east of Township Road 851, is closed for a bridge replacement project. The detour route for westbound motorists will be SR 302 to SR 58, south on SR 58 to SR 511, north on SR 511 to SR 302, and reverse for eastbound motorists. Estimated completion: August 2021
State Route 96 multiple culvert replacements – State Route 96, between SR 98 and SR 602, and will close Monday, June 7 for multiple culvert replacements. The culverts are located along SR 96 with the first culvert located just west of Connely Road, the second located just east of Locust Grove Road, and the third is located between Locust Grove Road and SR 602. The detour route for westbound motorists will be SR 96 to SR 602, north on SR 602 to SR 98, southwest on SR 98 to SR 96, and reverse for eastbound motorists. Estimated completion: Friday, July 2
State Route 13 pavement repairs – State Route 13, from Hanley Road to Chilton Avenue, will have daily and nightly lane closures for a pavement repair project. The contractor will maintain one 11’ lane of traffic in each direction at all times. Estimated completion: July 2021
U.S. Route 30 major rehabilitation – U.S. 30, from State Route 309 to just east of the 5th Avenue ramps, will have single lane closures for a major rehabilitation project. Traffic will always be maintained.
Estimated completion of entire project: May 2023
State Route 61 resurfacing – State Route 61, from just south of London West Road to SR 98, will have single lane closures for a smooth-seal resurfacing project. Traffic will be maintained by flaggers. Estimated completion: July 2021
State Route 96 resurfacing – State Route 96, from just west of Technology Parkway to the SR 13/SR 96 junction, will have single lane closures for a smooth-seal resurfacing project. Traffic will be maintained by flaggers. Estimated completion: July 2021
State Route 546 culvert replacement – State Route 546, just north of Township Road 123 (Read Road), will close Monday, June 7 for a culvert replacement. The detour route for southbound motorists is SR 546 to SR 97, southeast on SR 97 to SR 13, south on SR 13 to SR 546, and reverse for northbound motorists. Estimated completion: Friday, June 11, 2021