VAN WERT COUNTY: Closure of state Route 81 delayed
The following is highway construction scheduled to occur within Van Wert County. Work is dependent upon weather conditions, and unless otherwise noted, it will take place during daytime hours.
State Route 81 between county Road 103 (Mendon Road) and Thomas Road, west of the village of Elgin, is now expected to close April 15 approximately 45 days for the replacement of twin culvert structures. The project also includes additional drainage work on each side of the roadway. The project was delayed due to weather conditions. Traffic will be detoured onto U.S. 127, state Route 709 and state Route 116 back to state Route 81. Work is being performed by VTF Excavation, Celina. (see map)
Contact: ODOT District 1's public information office
(419) 999-6803; D01.PIO@dot.ohio.gov
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