For Immediate Release
July 27, 2012
In Delaware County
The following work is planned in the Delaware County area on the specified dates and times. All work is weather dependent; it may be postponed or cancelled without prior notice.
MONDAY, JULY 30
US Route 23 – (NEW) Starting Monday night at midnight, the US 23 median at the Hyatts and Shannahan intersection will be closed for drainage work. Drivers on US 23 will not be able to turn left onto Hyatts or Shannahan. Drivers on Hyatts or Shannahan will not be able to turn left onto US 23 and will also not be able to go straight through the intersection. Detours will be posted. Completion date: August 22.
State Route 229 – SR 229 will be reduced to one lane of two-way traffic between US 23 and Kilbourne Cardington Road from 6 a.m. to 5 p.m. for pavement repair and bridge work. Traffic will be maintained with flaggers. Completion date: August 1.
State Route 37 – SR 37 will be reduced to one lane in each direction between the ramp to US 23 north and US 42 from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. for bridge repair.
SR 37 east traffic will not be able to turn left onto the ramp to US 23 north. The detour is Sandusky Street to US 23 north. Completion: August 18
State Route 257 – SR 257 is reduced to one lane in each direction between Stratford Avenue and West Olentangy Street for the SR 257 widening project.
This $3 million project will widen SR 257 from two lanes to four lanes between Glick Road and the Columbus Zoo delivery entrance. Estimated completion: October 2012.
For up-to-date traffic information, construction information and road conditions, 24-hours a day, visit www.BuckeyeTraffic.org.