For Immediate Release
September 12, 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.
MONODAY, SEPTEMBER 12
U.S. Route 36 – (NEW) US 36 will be reduced to one lane in both directions between Davidson Lane and 3 B’s and a K Road from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. for pavement repair. Completion: September 16th.
U.S. Route 36 – 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 6 a.m.
U.S. Route 23 – US 23 will be reduced to one lane in each direction between SR 315 and Hawthorn Boulevard from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. for signal installation. Completion: September 15th at 4 p.m.
State Route 605 – SR 605 will be closed in both directions between Bevelhymer Road and Francher Road from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. for culvert replacement. The detour is SR 605 north to Central College Road east to US 62 north to SR 37 to SR 605 or reverse. Completion: September 23rd.
State 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.
East 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: September 15.
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.
U.S. 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.
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.