For Immediate Release
September 7, 2012
in Morrow County
The following work is planned in the Morrow County area on the specified dates and times. All work is weather dependent; it may be postponed or cancelled without prior notice.
MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 10
US Route 42 – (NEW) US 42 will close in both directions between Chestnut Ridge Road and SR 314 at 7 a.m. for culvert replacement. The road will be closed for 30 days. The detour is SR 314 to SR 97 to SR 288 to SR 61 or reverse. Estimated completion: October 10.
State Route 61 – SR 61 will be closed in both directions at SR 529 starting at 8 a.m. on September 10 for culvert replacements. The detour is SR 529 to US 42 or reverse. Estimated completion: September 17.
WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 12
Interstate 71 – (NEW) I-71 north will be reduced to one lane at SR 61 from 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. for pavement work.
State Route 656 – (NEW) SR 656 will close between County Road 15 and Township Road 205 at 6 a.m. for culvert replacement. The detour is SR 314 to US 36 to SR 61 or reverse. There will be no access to or from Township Road 206 from SR 656. Estimated completion: November 26.
Interstate 71 – I-71 will be reduced to one lane in each direction at SR 61 from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. daily for bridge painting through Friday morning.
Friday and Saturday night, I-71 will be reduced from 10 p.m. to 9 a.m. each night. Completion: September 9.
County Road 14 – The County Road 14 Bridge over I-71 in Morrow County is closed for bridge replacement as part of the I-71 widening project. Completion: September 2012.
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