For Immediate Release
September 2, 2016
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.
WORK AFTER THE HOLIDAY
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 6
U.S. Route 36 – (NEW) Beginning at 7 a.m., US
36 will be closed in both directions between North Old 3C Road and Conduit Road
(CR 605) for bridge work. The detour
will be US 36 to CR 605 south to SR 37 west to US 36 or reverse. Completion: September 9th at 3 p.m.
Route 36 – (NEW) Beginning
at 6 a.m., US 36 will be reduced to one lane in each direction between Davidson
Lane and Sweeney Road\Baker Road for drainage work.
Completion: September 13th at
State Route 750 – (NEW) SR 750 will be reduced to one lane of
traffic between SR 315 and US 23 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. for pavement
repairs. Traffic will be maintained by
Completion: September 7th.
Route 750 & Sawmill Parkway – Beginning nightly at 7 p.m., the contractor will be
paving the final surface course for all lanes of SR 750 between the Zoo and
Sawmill Parkway. One lane of traffic in each direction will be maintained, but
drivers should expect delays.
Final paving will also occur nightly at the SR 750 and
Sawmill Parkway intersection. The paving work will stop each morning by 6
a.m. Completion: Saturday, September 10.
State Route 750 and Sawmill Parkway –SR
750 is reduced to one lane in each direction for construction. SR 750 is being
widened to two lanes in each direction with a center turn lane between Sawmill
Parkway and the Columbus Zoo.
Northbound Sawmill Parkway is reduced to one lane
north of SR 750 for widening.
Completion: September 2016.
Powell Road – By 5 a.m., E. Powell Road will close between Bale
Kenyon Road and Worthington Road so crews can construct the new intersection of
Powell Road and the Gemini extension. The posted detour is Bale Kenyon Road to
Lewis Center Road to Africa Road to Worthington Road or reverse. Completion:
Please note: Bale Kenyon under I-71 has 13-foot clearance. Trucks are advised to use
S. Old State Road to Orange Road to get to Bale Kenyon Road.
Route 23/Pennsylvania Ave - The exit ramp
from US 23 southbound to Sandusky St. is closed. The closure is necessary so crews can construct a new ramp
serving the north end of the city. When it re-opens late August, weather
permitting, the ramp will accommodate two-way traffic on Sandusky Street to the
intersection of US 23. Additionally, US
23 northbound traffic will have a turn lane and traffic signal to access N.
Sandusky St. The US 23 northbound entrance ramp will remain open during
construction. Completion: September 16.
State Route 521 – The SR
521 bridge over I-71 is closed for replacement. The detour is SR 521 to SR 61
to US 36 to SR 521. Completion: November 1.
For up-to-date traffic information, construction information and road
conditions, 24-hours a day, visit www.Ohgo.com.
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The environmental review, consultation, and other
actions required by applicable Federal environmental laws for this project 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