District 5 Travel
For the week ending November 5, 2016: The following traffic advisory includes road
construction and major maintenance projects requiring long-term lane
restrictions and/or closures along the state and federal highway system
within ODOT District 5. For statewide information regarding road
conditions affected by weather, construction, maintenance or accidents,
visit ODOT on the web at www.Ohgo.com
work continues with concrete paving, work on retaining walls, Box culvert and
the intersection of Winchester Road continuing this week. Winchester Road Access for US 33 is
ppermanently closed. The estimated completion is May 31st, 2017.
Work on Sheridan Drive will start this week. The contractor will be
constructing ssidewalk as part of SRTS program. The completion date for this
project is November 28th.
work just east of Winterset on US 22 to replace a culvert. One lane of US 22 will be closed and
traffic will be maintained with a temporary signal. Work will take place from Monday, October
24th-November 3rd. Starting November 7th,
crews will replace another culvert a near the same area with the same
restrictions. The project is expected
to be completed November 17th.
I-70 Bridge widening and
deck replacement continues, lane shift and crossovers are required. The
contractor is currently working on
deck replacement, with an estimated
completion is July 1st, 2017.
CR 35 remains closed, over IR 77, for bridge deck replacement. The estimated completion for this project
is November 4, 2016.
The signalized lane closure on State Route 285, just south of SR 265
will reopen by November 4, 2016.
October 17th, State Route 229 in Knox County was be closed. The road
will close in multiple locations for culvert replacements. ODOT Crews
will begin at the Morrow County line and work eastward towards the Mount
Vernon City limits. The project is expected to be completed Friday,
November 4th.Traffic will be detoured via US 36W to SR 314N and reverse.
Wednesday, September 28th crews will work on State Route 586 in Knox
County. Resurfacing will take place between the Licking County Line and
the State Route 13 intersection in Mt. Vernon. Work will require a lane
closure, one lane of traffic will be maintained with
flaggers. The project is expected to be completed August
Beginning Monday, October 31st
State Route 586 in Licking County will be closed. The road will close from the Muskingum
County Line to the State Route 79 intersection while crews work on multiple
pipe replacements. The project is expected to be completed Friday, November
4th, weather permitting. Traffic will
be detoured via State Route 16 to State Route 79 back to State Route
Taylor Rd widening and interchange upgrade and Palmer Road continues. Currently work involves resurfacing and
sidewalk construction. Estimated
Completion is June 30th, 2017.
Wednesday, October 5th Palmer Road in Licking County will be reopened
to traffic. Taylorr Road will be closed as a part of the work to widen Taylor
Road and Palmer Road while adding a signalized intersection, street lighting,
From Taylor/Palmer Intersection, detour to West on Palmer Road to North on
Graham Road to East on US40 to South on Taylor Road.
From Taylor/US40 Intersection, detour to West on US40 to South on Graham Road
to East on Palmer Road.
Cherry Valley Interchange work continues. Crews are working on SR 16 ramps tie-ins
and therock fallll protection wall. The
estimated completion date is Thanksgiving 2016.
SR 310 Interchange at Etna continues with work on the deck in progress
along and concrete work started this past week.Occasionalal lanrestrictionsns on I-70 may be
requiredthrough out the project.
Estimated Completion is September 15, 2017.
SR 13 work on the widening of Mt. Vernon Road continues. Crews are working on sewer and pavement
work. Estimated Completion is
Septemberer 30th, 2017.
Church street safe route to
school project work continues. Contractor installing curb, side walks and
resurfacing, also contractor performing work on the pedestrian bridge that
will connect Evans Blvd. and the shared use path near Legend Elementary
Mink Street & SR 161 Interchange – Contractor closed Mink street between SR 161 and Worthington Road on October 3,
2016 for 45 days, traffic to follow posted detour. Crews will be working on
widening Mink Street and building embankment for SR 161 OFF & ON ramps to
snd from Mink street. Estimated completion is November 30, 2017.
Sunday, October 9th crews began working on I-70 in
Zanesville. Crews will be making concrete
pavement repairs which will require one of the WB lanes to be closed, each of
the next two weeks, from Sunday night, through early Friday morning.
During certain closures it will be necessary to close on and off ramps.
Drivers are asked to use caution in the work zone and expect delays.
The following County Roads are currently closed for bridge replacements, as
part of the Governor’s Bridge Partnership Program, CR 38, CR 71, and CR
301. CR 31 has reopened. The remaining
locations are expected to reopen by November 30, 2016.
The SR 555/CR 6 bridge
replacement continues with signalized lane closures. Currently, work is continuing on the
excavation, embankment, and pavement needed to build the new roadways. The estimated completion date is currently
November 23rd of 2016.
One other bridge rehabilitation
s is wrapping up on SR 555, south of Zanesville. The signalized lane closure s to
maintain traffic, near Wentworth Dr. is scheduled for removal on November 4,
SR83 Brush trimming work will continue between Barr
Rd. and SR209 starting Monday, October 20th. This project is a daytime
closure only from 8:00am to 3:00pm. The detour is I-70 to SR93. The
project will continue through November 4th.
Beginning Monday, November 7th State Route 216 from the
Hocking/Perry County line to New Straightsville will be closed from 7:30a.m.
to 4:00p.m. for vegetatiomanagementent.
Traffic will detour via State Route 78E to State Route 13N to State
Route 155W to State Route 93S. The project
iexpectedted to be completed November 16th.
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For more information, please contact:
Ericka Brause, District 5 Public