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.
the latest in statewide construction visit www.ohgo.com. Please contact us at 419-999-6803
with any information needs.
Construction and Maintenance
Week of October 13, 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 westbound
between Beaverdam and Ohio 65 will be reduced to one lane through the work
zone for sealing of pavement cracks. Work is being performed by the Allen
County ODOT maintenance garage.
from Stewart Road to the Hardin County line is restricted through the work
zone at various locations for the installation of rumble strips and pavement
striping. Resurfacing work has been completed. Work is being performed by
Shelly Co., Findlay.
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, Boardman.
Ohio 15/18 near
the intersection of East Second Street and East Street will close October 20
for three days for installation of a water main and water tap. Traffic on
Ohio 15 will be detoured onto Ohio 18, Ohio 281 to U.S. 24 back to Ohio
15/18. Traffic on Ohio 18 will be detoured onto Ohio 281 to U.S. 24 back to
Ohio 15/18. Work is being performed by Miller Contracting Group, Ottoville,
for the city of Defiance.
in the village of Hicksville between Elm Street and Meuse Argonne Street
which was to close for a waterline repair October 6 has been delayed. The
route is expected to close at some point during the week for approximately
three days. Traffic will be detoured onto Elm Street, then Meuse
Argonne/Hicksville Edgerton Road, Buckskin Road, Ohio 49 and then back on to
Ohio 18. Work is being performed by Cash Services LLC, Genoa.
from the village of Hicksville to just west of the village Farmer will be
restricted through the work zone for berm work. Work is being performed by
the Defiance County ODOT maintenance garage.
U.S. 224 interchange at Interstate 75 reconstruction,
The 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
The following traffic impacts
related to the reconstruction are in effect or will occur in the upcoming
the northbound and southbound lanes are currently narrowed and shifted
approaching the U.S. 224 interchange.
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.
-The placement of concrete on the north half of the new
bridge deck on U.S. 224 will occur Friday, October 10 beginning at midnight
and will continue until 6 a.m., on Saturday, October 11. Traffic on the U.S.
224 bridge will be restricted to one lane through the work zone on those
days. Traffic will be maintained with flaggers and law enforcement officers.
-All ramps at the interchange are
now open and will remain open for the duration of the project.
on the bridge is one lane in each direction with a turn lane and is traveling
on the south side of the bridge.
-Short-term, daytime lane closures should be expected
throughout the week. Traffic maintained at times with flaggers.
-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.
business drives on U.S. 224 will be closed at times for reconstruction.
Alternate access to all businesses is available.
southbound between Ohio 235 and the city of Findlay will be restricted to one
lane through the work zone from 7 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. each day during the week
for pavement joint repair. Work is being performed by the Hancock County ODOT
on the south edge of the village of Ada closed October 2 for approximately
nine days for pavement work associated with the Lima Avenue project. Traffic
will be detoured on to Ohio 309, Ohio 701, U.S. 68, Ohio 81 then back on to
Ohio 235. Work is being performed by Bluffton Paving for the village of Ada.
between Township Road 100 and Township Road 60 will be restricted to one lane
through the work zone for work related to drainage repairs. Work is being
performed by the Hardin County ODOT maintenance garage.
pavement resurfacing from the Union County line to Ohio 292 is now complete.
Ohio 111 from U.S. 127 east to Ohio 637
will be restricted to one lane through the work zone for berm work. Work is
being performed by the Paulding County ODOT maintenance garage.
U.S. 127/Ohio 111
in the village of Paulding will be restricted through work zone for the
installation of sidewalks. Work is being performed by Gerken Paving Inc.,
are no projects scheduled during the week which will have a significant
impact to traffic.
Van Wert County
from the village of Middle Point to the city of Van Wert in the eastbound
driving lane will be restricted through the work zone for sealing of pavement
cracks. Work is being performed by the Van Wert County ODOT maintenance
will close for one day during the week, likely on Wednesday, between Township
Road 97 and Ohio 67 for a culvert repair. Traffic will be detoured onto Ohio
67, Ohio 37 and then back on to Ohio 294. Work is being performed by the
Wyandot County ODOT maintenance garage.
Ohio 199 south
of Carey between Ohio 103 and Township Highway 28 is closed for a culvert
replacement for 30 days as of Wednesday, September 10. The route is expected to reopen to traffic
before the beginning of the week. Traffic detoured onto U.S. 23 back to Ohio
199. Work is being performed by Alvada Construction, Alvada.
Ohio 53/67 (8th
Street/Marseilles Avenue) in the city of Upper Sandusky from
High Street to Wyandot Avenue is restricted to one lane through the work zone
for water line installation and pavement repair. The project is expected to
continue until mid-October. Work is being performed by Park Enterprises,
-Ohio 53/67 from Spring Street to Wyandot Avenue closed on October
6 for approximately four days for work related to the water line
installation. The routes are expected to be open to traffic by the beginning
of the week.
from Ohio 53 northbound will be
detoured onto Ohio 293, County Road 330, Ohio 199 and then back on to Ohio
-Traffic from Ohio
67 will be detoured onto Ohio 294, U.S. 23, Ohio 199 and then back on to
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Pees, Public Information Officer, at (419) 999-6803 or email D01.PIO@dot.state.oh.us