For Immediate Release
September 12, 2016
In Franklin County
The following work is planned in the Franklin County area on the specified dates and times. All work is weather dependent; it may be postponed or cancelled without prior notice.
MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 12
U.S. Route 33 – (NEW) US 33 will be reduced to one lane in both directions between Hamilton Road and Gender Road from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. for stripping.
Short Street (Downtown) – Short Street is closed in both directions just north of Liberty Street. The detour is Short Street to the temporary road to the alley next to Columbus Brewing Company to Short Street or reverse. Drivers on Liberty Street that want to go north on Short Street should proceed straight through intersection at Short Street and take the temporary road to Short Street.
Hamilton Road – Hamilton Rd. will be reduced to one lane of two way traffic between US 62 and Clark State Rd. from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. for construction. Completion: September 2017.
Glenwood Avenue – Glenwood Avenue is closed in both directions underneath I-70 for bridge work. The detour is Glenwood Ave. to Thomas Ave. to Cypress Ave. to Mound St. to Glenwood Ave. or reverse. Completion: October 12th.
U.S. Route 62 – US 62 will be closed in both directions between Columbus Street and Stahl Road for bridge replacement over the Big Darby Creek. The detour will be US 62 to SR 56 west into Mt. Sterling to I-71 north to US 62 or reverse.
Completion: October 30th.
Alkire Road (South Side) – The intersection of Alkire Road and Darby Creek Drive will be closed starting at 9 a.m. for construction of a roundabout. The detour for eastbound motorists is Georgesville Wrightsville Road south to London Groveport Road east to Norton Road north. The detour for southbound motorists is US 40 east to Norton Road south to London Groveport Road west to Georgesville Wrightsville Road north. Completion: October 31
U.S. Route 23 (South Side) – US 23 north is reduced to one lane at SR 104 for bridge work. Two lanes of US 23 south are maintained. Completion: December 2016
North Side MEGA Fix
MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 12
State Route 315 – (NEW) The ramps from SR 315 north and south to I-270 west will be closed from 11 p.m. to 5 a.m. for bridge work. The detour is I-270 west to Sawmill Road to I-270 east to SR 315 north or south. Completion: September 17.
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 13
U.S. Route 23- (NEW) The ramp from US 23 south to I-270 east will be closed from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. for bridge work. The detour is US 23 south to I-270 west to Sawmill Road to I-270 east. Completion: September 23.
For up-to-date traffic information, construction information and road conditions, 24-hours a day, visit www.Ohgo.com
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 ODOT.