The following is the weekly
report concerning construction and maintenance work on state highways within
the Ohio Department of Transportation District 1 which includes the counties of
Allen, Defiance, Hancock, Hardin, Paulding, Putnam, Van Wert and Wyandot. This
report is issued each week beginning in April and continues through November.
For the latest in statewide
construction visit www.ohgo.com. Please contact us at 419-999-6803 with any
and Maintenance Projects
Week of November 24, 2014
Interstate 75 Reconstruction
Project For the
most recent information concerning the Interstate 75 reconstruction project
through Lima and Allen County please visit www.odotlima75.org
U.S. 30/Ohio 309 near Delphos may be restricted
to one lane at times through the work zone for culvert work. Work is expected
to be completed in the fall. Work is being performed by Platinum Painting,
Defiance County does not have any
projects this week that will affect traffic.
U.S. 224 interchange at
Interstate 75 reconstruction, Findlay
U.S. 224 interchange with Interstate 75, Findlay, is currently being
reconstructed. The project began in February and is expected to be completed
late this fall. Work is being performed by Miller Brothers Construction,
The following traffic impacts
related to the reconstruction are in effect or will occur in the upcoming
-Both the northbound and
southbound lanes are currently narrowed and shifted approaching the U.S. 224
interchange. However, lane widths and shifts are expected to be restored to
their original configuration by the Thanksgiving holiday, weather permitting.
-Lane restrictions will continue
both northbound and southbound for overhead work at the bridge. Restrictions
will occur between 9 p.m. and 10 a.m.
-All ramps at the interchange are
lanes on U.S. 224 are now open and in their final configuration; however,
individual lane closures on U.S. 224 between County Road 300 and Broad Avenue
will be necessary over the next several weeks to complete work on the project.
-Motorists are cautioned to watch
for construction vehicles entering and exiting at various locations throughout
the work zone on U.S. 224 and along the interchange ramps.
Ohio 309 from the Marion County line to
the city of Kenton corporation limits will be restricted to one lane through
the work zone for the sealing of pavement cracks. Traffic will be maintained
with flaggers. Work is being performed by the Hardin County ODOT maintenance
Ohio 613 west of U.S. 127 will be
restricted to one lane through the work zone for the sealing of pavement
cracks. Traffic will maintained with flaggers. Work is being performed by the
Paulding County ODOT maintenance garage.
U.S. 224 between Ottawa and the Hancock
County Line will be restricted through the work zone for the cutting of trees.
Work is being performed by the Putnam County ODOT maintenance garage.
U.S. 224 in the village of Ottawa just
west of the railroad crossing will close for one day on November 24, 2014 for
the demolition of a building. A local detour will be utilized for the closure.
Work is being performed by Hume Supply and the village of Ottawa.
Ohio 12 between Road T-4 and Road C-3
that was to close on November 12 for three days for a culvert replacement has
been delayed for weather until further notice. Depending on temperatures, the
project could possibly be delayed until Spring 2015. Work is being performed by
the Putnam County ODOT maintenance garage.
Van Wert County
30 in the
eastbound driving lane from the Paulding County Line to Middle Point Weitzel
Road will be restricted through the work zone for sealing of pavement cracks.
Work is being performed by the Van Wert County ODOT maintenance garage.
53/67 (8th Street/Marseilles Avenue) in the city of Upper Sandusky
from High Street to Wyandot Avenue is open and traffic is being maintained
through the work zone while work related to the water line installation and
pavement repair is completed. The project is expected to continue until
mid-November. Work is being performed by Park Enterprises, Marion.
For more information
Rhonda Pees, Public Information Officer, at
(419) 999-6803 or email D01.PIO@dot.state.oh.us