Work begins this month on SR 37 bridges
Jacksontown, Ohio (Monday, March 03, 2014) – Work is set to begin next Monday, March 10, on the first of two SR 37 bridges in Fairfield County as part of a bridge rehabilitation project.
Two-way traffic will be maintained at all times at each structure in one, 10-foot lane with temporary traffic signals.
The first bridge is located over the Walnut Creek, just south of the SR 37/ SR 256 intersection.
On Monday, March 24, work is expected to begin on the second bridge located over Raccoon Run, just east of US 22 (Main St.) in Lancaster.
All work is weather permitting.
ODOT’s contractor for this $1.2 million project is Complete General Construction Company, and all work for both bridges should be completed by October 2014.
Click here to view a map of the project.
Ohio’s highways are essential to keeping and creating new jobs. With a mission to provide easy movement of people and goods from place to place, the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) is responsible for maintaining one of the largest transportation networks in the nation. Guided by ethical principles and accountability, ODOT works to improve safety, enhance travel and advance economic development. As a $2.8 billion enterprise, the department wisely invests in its core services of snow and ice removal, annual construction program and highway maintenance operations.
For additional information, please contact:
Lauren Holdsworth, Public Information Officer, at (740) 323-5204
or email D05.PIO@dot.state.oh.us