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ODOT District 3 Weekly Construction Report
For the Week of August 1

ASHLAND COUNTY
US Route 250
US 250, in the City of Ashland between Sugarbush Drive and County Road 1575, has all lanes open to traffic. Intermittent lane closures are possible next week as crews install pavement markings. Weather permitting, this section of the project is expected to be complete in august 2016.

State Route 302/State Route 511
SR 302 at its overlap with SR 511, between Orange Township Roads 875 and 876, is closed for bridge construction. The detour route for westbound motorists on SR 302 is SR 302 to SR 511, south on SR 511 to US 250, west on US 250 to SR 302 and reverse for eastbound motorists. The detour route for northbound motorists on SR 511 is SR 511 to US 250, west on US 250 to SR 302, east on SR 302 to SR 511, and reverse for southbound motorists. The road is expected to reopen October 8, 2016.

State Route 302
State Route 302, just east of Savannah, is reduced to one lane of traffic maintained by portable stop lights for bridge repairs as part of a resurfacing project. The travel lane is restricted to 10 feet wide through the construction zone. The project is expected to be complete in September.

CRAWFORD COUNTY
State Route 61 & 294

SR 61, from the Marion County line to the corporation limit of Galion, and SR 294, from the Wyandot County line to SR 98, is reduced to one lane of traffic for pavement repairs. One lane of traffic will be maintained with flaggers. The project is expected to be complete in August 2016.

 

ERIE COUNTY
State Route 2
SR 2, at the SR 60 overpass, has all work requiring lane closures now complete. Finalization work is expected to be complete by September 2016.

State Route 4
SR 4, at its intersection with Strub Road, will have nightly lane restrictions from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m., Monday - Friday as crews perform pavement widening work as part of the intersection improvement project. Traffic will be maintained with flaggers. The project is expected to be complete in August 2016.

US Route 6 ***NEW***
US Route 6, just west of Hahn Road (Hahn Rd will be closed to through traffic), will close Monday, August 1 for a culvert replacement and construction of a retaining wall. The detour route for US Route 6 eastbound motorists is US 6 to SR 61, south on SR 61 to SR 2, east on SR 2 to SR 60, north on SR 60 to US 6, and reverse for westbound motorists. The local detour route for Hahn Road for westbound US 6 motorists is US 6 to Frailey Rd, south on Frailey Rd to Darrow Rd, west on Darrow Rd to SR 61, north on SR 61 to US 6, and reverse for eastbound US 6 motorists. The road is expected to reopen October 14, 2016.

State Route 101
SR 101, just east of Herr Road, is closed for two culvert replacements. The detour route for westbound motorists is SR 101 to SR 269, north on SR 269 to SR 6, west on SR 6 to SR 510, south on SR 510 to SR 412, east on SR 412 to SR 101, and reverse for eastbound motorists. The road is expected to reopen August 12, 2016.

State Route 113 ***NEW***
SR 113, from Bellamy Rd to the Lorain County line, will be reduced to one lane of traffic as part of a resurfacing project. Structure work on the bridge over Old Women’s Creek which is located between Bellany Road and Andress Road, will begin on August 1 with one lane of traffic being maintained over the structure by a temporary traffic signal. The work is expected to be complete in September 2016.

US Route 250 ***UPDATE***
US 250 has daily intermittent lane restrictions from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. as part of the corridor improvement project between Bogart Road and Sycamore Line Road. Bogart Road west of US 250 is open in both directions. Crews are working in various areas along the route, and specific project work can be found online at transportation.ohio.gov/250. The project carries a completion date of September 2016.

HURON COUNTY
State Route 18
SR 18, at its bridge over US 20, will be reduced to one lane of traffic in each direction starting Friday, July 22 as part of a bridge repair project. Traffic will be shifted to one half of the bridge with one 12’ lane maintained in each direction. This phase of the project is expected to be complete August 12, 2016. Work will continue on the project through October 2016.

US Route 20 ***NEW***
US 20, between Medusa and Lehigh Roads, will close Monday August 1, for a culvert replacement. The detour route for eastbound motorists is US 20 east to SR 601, south on SR 601 to SR 18, east on SR 18 to SR 60, north on SR 60 to US 20, and reverse for westbound motorists. The road is expected to reopen August 5, 2016.

US Route 250
US 250, at its bridge over US 20, will be reduced to one lane of traffic in each direction starting Friday, July 22 as part of a bridge repair project. Traffic will be shifted to one half of the bridge with one 12’ lane maintained in each direction. This phase of the project is expected to be complete August 12, 2016. Work will continue on the project through October 2016.

State Route 162 ***UPDATE***
SR 162, just west of SR 61, will be reduced to one lane of traffic to complete pavement repairs.  One lane of traffic will be maintained with flaggers. The project is expected to be complete in August 2016

US Route 224
US 224, in the City of Willard, is reduced to one lane of traffic as part of a resurfacing project. One lane of traffic will be maintained with flaggers. All business access will be maintained. The project is expected to be complete in December 2016.

LORAIN COUNTY
Interstate 90
I-90, from SR 611 to the Cuyahoga County line will have no lane restrictions. I-90, from the Ohio Turnpike ramp to SR 611, will have no lane restrictions. Weather permitting, the project is expected to be complete in August 2016.

State Route 2
SR 2, between the Ohio Turnpike/Interstate 90 split and Middle Ridge Road, is reduced to narrowed lanes of traffic for a major bridge rehabilitation project in a contraflow traffic pattern. Motorists are encouraged to use extreme caution while navigating this work zone and watch for slower moving traffic as it merges in to an open lane. The project is expected to be complete in October 2016. 

Township Road 39 (Oberlin Road)
TR 39 (Oberlin Rd), just north of Stang Rd, will close Monday, July 25 for a bridge replacement. The detour route for northbound motorists is TR 39 (Oberlin Rd) to Stang Rd, east on Stang Rd to West Ridge Rd, north on West Ridge Rd to Middle Ridge Rd, west on Middle Ridge Rd to TR 39 (Oberlin Rd), and reverse for southbound motorists. The road is expected to reopen October 24, 2016.

State Route 57 ***UPDATE***
SR 57,
will have shoulder closures and partial lane closures on the I-90 exit and entrance ramps as crews complete pavement repairs. Expect intermittent lane closures on Midway Blvd and Griswold Rd from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Specific project work can be found online at transportation.ohio.gov/57. The project is expected to be complete in July 2016.

State Route 58
SR 58, in the Village of Wellington, has intermittent lane restrictions as part of a signal improvement project. One lane of traffic will be maintained in each direction at all times. The project is expected to be complete in September.

SR 58 ***NEW***
SR 58, at the structure over Norwalk Southern Railway, will be reduced to one lane of traffic in each direction beginning August 2 for structure maintenance.  Work is expected to be complete by the end of August 2016.

State Route 611 (Henderson Memorial Bridge)
SR 611, at the Henderson Memorial Bridge, is reduced to one lane of traffic in each direction for bridge repairs. During this phase of the project, two-way traffic will be maintained on the northbound lanes and restricted to 11 feet lane widths through the construction zone. Work will continue on the project through October 2016.

MEDINA COUNTY
Interstate 71 Southbound Exit Ramp/State Route 303
I-71 southbound exit ramp, at SR 303, and SR 303, just west of the I-71 Interchange, will have lane restrictions starting Monday, July 25 as part of a ramp and road widening project. Portions of SR 303 westbound lanes and exiting lanes from I-71 southbound will be reduced to 10 feet. SR 303 westbound at the I-71 overpass will be reduced to one lane of traffic to assist with clearing vehicles using the I-71 southbound exit ramp and slip ramp. Two lanes of traffic will be maintained SR 303 in each direction elsewhere along the project corridor. The project is expected to be complete September 2016.

Interstate 71
I-71, from just south of the Wayne County line to just south of I-76, will have nightly lane closures next week as part of a preventive maintenance project. The project is expected to be complete in October 2016.

Interstate 76/State Route 94 ***UPDATE***
I-76, at its interchange with SR 94, and SR 94 (High Street), in the City of Wadsworth, have intermittent single lane closures as part of the SR 94 corridor improvement project. I-76, at its interchange with SR 94, currently has the inside and outside shoulders closed. Off-peak hour lane closures are possible. SR 94 (High Street) is reduced to one lane of thru traffic in each direction with a center left turn lane to allow crews to complete the widening along the project corridor. Alley 8, between Burger King and Applebees, at the north end of the project, will be closed to traffic for 30 days starting Monday, August 1. Specific project work can be found online at transportation.ohio.gov/94. Work will continue on the project through October 2016. Motorists can expect delays and are encouraged to use an alternate route when possible.

US Route 42 (Pearl Road)
US 42 (Pearl Road), at its intersection with Fenn Road, is restricted to narrower lane widths as part of an intersection improvement project. Lane widths are 10 feet on Fenn Road and 11 feet on Pearl Road. Left turn lanes on both Pearl and Fenn Roads are restricted to 10 feet. Next week crews will continue pouring concrete driveways and sidewalks as part of phase 2 of the project. Work will continue on the project through October 2016.

State Route 162
SR 162, from US 42 to SR 94 (excluding SR 3 overlap) and from SR 94 to the Summit County line, will have daily intermittent lane closures starting Monday, July 25 as part of a preventive maintenance project. One lane of traffic will be maintained with flaggers. The project is expected to be in October 2016.

State Route 606
SR 606, between Bellus Road and Great Hunt Trail, closed Tuesday, July 26 for bridge resurfacing/maintenance. The detour route for northbound motorists is SR 606 to SR 3, north on SR 3 to SR 303, east on SR 303 to SR 606, and reverse for southbound motorists. The road is expected to reopen August 22, 2016.

RICHLAND COUNTY
State Route 13
SR 13, from the Bellville bridge to Orchard Park, is reduced to one lane of traffic in each direction as part of a resurfacing project. The resurfacing will start at the bridge and continue north. One lane of traffic will be maintained in each direction with flaggers. The project is expected to be complete in September 2016.

US Routes 30 & 42
US 30 and US 42, at various locations, will have intermittent lane and shoulder closures as needed as part of a culvert repair project. One lane of traffic will be maintained with flaggers as needed. The project is expected to be complete September 2016.

State Route 39
SR 39, at Mt. Zion Rd, is closed for a culvert replacement. The detour route for eastbound motorists is SR 39 to SR 430, east on SR 430 to SR 603, south on SR 603 to SR 39, and reverse for westbound motorists. The road is expected to reopen August 17, 2016.

 

State Routes 39, 61 & 96
Within the City of Shelby, State Route 39, State Route 61 and State Route 96 may be reduced to one lane of traffic for project finalization work. One lane of two-way traffic will be maintained at all times with flaggers. Weather permitting, the work is expected to be complete in August 2016.

State Route 61
SR 61, in the Village of Plymouth, is reduced to one lane of traffic as part of a resurfacing project. One lane of traffic will be maintained with flaggers. All business access will be maintained. The project is expected to be complete in August 2016.

State Routes 96 & 603
SR 96, from SR 13 to the Ashland County Line, and SR 603, from SR 96 to SR 61, will have intermittent daytime lane closures for a resurfacing project. Crews will continue pavement repairs along the northern half of SR 60. Traffic will be maintained with flaggers as needed. The project is expected to be complete October 31, 2016.

State Route 97 ***UPDATE***
SR 97, at its interchange with Interstate 71, has narrowed lanes of traffic for a minor widening project. During this phase of the project, two lanes of traffic will be maintained in each direction and restricted to 10 feet lane widths. Nightly lane closures are possible as crews install pipe crossings. One lane of traffic will be maintained with flaggers. Kocheiser Road, just west of SR 97, will close Monday, August 1, 2016 as part of a road widening project. The detour route for westbound motorists is Kocheiser Rd to SR 97, south on SR 97 to Alexander Rd, west on Alexander Rd to Kings Corners East Rd, west on Kings Corners East Rd to Mill Run Rd, north on Mill Run Rd to Kocheiser Rd, and reverse for eastbound motorists. The road is expected to reopen August 22, 2016. The project is expected to be complete in September 2016.

State Route 314
SR 314, from the Morrow County line to SR 61, is reduced to one lane of traffic for a resurfacing project. One lane of two-way traffic will be maintained with flagging operations as needed. The project is expected to be complete in September 2016.

State Route 430
SR 430, between Interstate 71 and State Route 603, has intermittent daytime lane closures as crews complete finalization work. Traffic will be maintained with flaggers. The project will be complete in August 2016.

State Route 545
SR 545, between Richland Shale Rd and Crall Rd, is closed for a culvert replacement.
The detour route for southbound motorists is SR 545 to SR 96, west on SR 96 to SR 13, south on SR 13 to Longview Ave., east on Longview Ave. to SR 545 north, and reverse for northbound motorists. The road is expected to reopen September 9, 2016.

WAYNE COUNTY
State Route 21
SR 21, from the Stark County line to the Summit County line, will have intermittent lane closures as part of a spot pavement repair project. One lane of traffic will be maintained in each direction at all times. The project is expected to be complete in September 2016.

State Route 83 & Smithville Western Road
The intersection of State Route 83 and Smithville Western Road is closed to construct a roundabout at the intersection and improve safety. The detour route for SR 83 northbound motorists is SR 83 to SR 3, north on SR 3 to SR 604, west on SR 604 to SR 83, and reverse for southbound motorists. The detour route for Smithville Western Road westbound motorists is Smithville Western Road to SR 3, south on SR 3 to Milltown Road, west on Milltown Road to Mechanicsburg Road, north on Mechanicsburg Road to Smithville Western Road, and reverse for eastbound motorists. The intersection is expected to reopen August 15; however, all work is weather dependent.

State Route 604
SR 604, 1/2 mile west of Camp Road, is closed for bridge repairs. The detour route for eastbound motorists is US 42 to SR 302, south on SR 302 to SR 301, north on SR 301 to SR 604, and reverse for westbound motorists. The road is expected to reopen September 27, 2016.

 

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The Ohio Department of Transportation maintains the state's largest man-made asset—the transportation system. ODOT’s mission is to provide the safe and easy movement of people and goods from place to place. As a $2.8 billion per year enterprise, ODOT invests the bulk of its resources in system preservation through maintenance, construction and snow and ice operations.

The environmental review, consultation and other actions required by applicable Federal environmental laws for these projects are being, or have been, carried out by ODOT pursuant to 23 U.S.C. 327 and a Memorandum of Understanding dated December 11, 2015, and executed by FHWA and ODOT.

For more information contact: District 3 Communications, at (419) 207-7181    ​