U.S. Route 24 Project in Lucas County 

BOWLING GREEN (Friday, April 23, 2010)The Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) District Two announces the following update to the U.S. Route 24 project in Lucas County. Updates are highlighted in bold and underlined. 

9. U.S. Route 24:  New Highway Construction

Lucas County (8015-09):  Construction of a newly aligned four-lane divided highway from Hertzfeld Road to the existing U.S. 24 northeast of Waterville. Work includes construction of an interchange at SR 64 and a partial interchange at the existing U.S. 24. Motorists can expect construction vehicles to be working near the new alignment throughout the length of the project. Through October 2011, motorists can expect bi-directional traffic on the current eastbound lanes of U.S. 24, from just west of I-475 to Dutch Road.

Beginning Monday, May 3 through November 2010, Neapolis-Waterville Road, between Noward Road and Waterville-Monclova Road, will be closed for overpass construction. Detour:  Finzel Road; SR 64; Waterville-Monclova Road.  Prior to the closure of Neapolis-Waterville Road, Neowash Road will open to traffic. Through Monday, May 3, Neowash Road, between Hertzfeld Road and Noward Road, is closed for overpass construction.  Detour: Hertzfeld Road; Neapolis-Waterville Road; Waterville-Monclova Road; U.S. 24. Project complete:  July 2012.  All work is weather permitting.