Ohio Department of Transportation    Traffic Advisory
District 7  Randy Chevalley, P.E., P.S., Deputy Director
1001 Saint Marys Avenue • Sidney, Ohio 45365
www.transportation.ohio.gov/dist7
ODOT District 7 Current Construction
For the week of June 23rd –29th                         
Sidney (Monday, June 23, 2014) – The following closures are currently in effect for the week of June 23rd -29th:
 
Auglaize County
·       SR 119 between Paris Street and Township Road 61 (Kettler Road), 24 HOUR BRIDGE CLOSURE June 23rd through July 3rd. The official detour during this closure is: SR 66 to SR 274 to SR 29 to SR 119.
·       SR 219 between SR 66 and CR 66A, 24 HOUR ROAD CLOSURE June 16th through July 31st.  The official detour during this closure is: SR 66 to SR 274 to SR 364.
·       SR 66 between Hillcrest Drive and US 33 in St. Marys, Intermittent lane closures June 2nd – 30th between the hours of 7 am and 5 pm. Two lanes will remain open. 
·       SR 67 between Dixie Highway and Blank Pike, 24 hour lane closure May 27th through October 24th. The SR 67 bridge will have one shared lane open. Traffic will be maintained in both directions through the use of a temporary traffic signal.  
·       I-75 northbound and southbound between Bellefontaine Street and National Road, Lane closures June 2nd – 27th between the hours of 5 am and 2 pm. One lane will remain open in each direction at all times.
·       High Street between Chestnut Street and Front Street in St. Marys,  24 HOUR ROAD CLOSURE March 10th through July 31st.  The official detour during this closure is: Spruce Street to Spring Street to Front Street.
 
Champaign County
·       SR 245 between Coates Court Street and McColley Road near North Lewisburg, Daily lane closures June 16th through July 14th between the hours of 7 am and 5 pm. One lane will remain open for travel in each direction through the use of flaggers.
 
Clark County
·       SR 41 at SR 235, 24 HOUR ROAD CLOSURE June 23rd through August 29th. The official detour during this closure is: US 68 south to US 40 west to SR 571 west to SR 201 north to SR 41. (note: ODOT only detours on state and US routes)
·       SR 235 northbound and southbound near US 40, 24 Hour bridge restriction March 31st through August 31st. One lane of alternating traffic will be maintained.  Road width will be 15 feet 3 inches.
 
Darke County
·       US 36 between Palestine-Union City Road and Clark Station Road, 24 HOUR BRIDGE CLOSURE June 25th through July 16th.  The official detour during this closure is: SR 227(IN) to SR 32(IN) to SR 571 to US 127
·       US 127 between Otterbein-Ithaca Road and Davidson Road, 24 HOUR ROAD CLOSURE June 16th through September 12th. The official detour during this closure is: SR 503 south to US 40 west to US 127
·       SR 502 between Baker Store-Greenfield Road and West Water Street, 24 HOUR BRIDGE CLOSURE June 9th – 30th.  The official detour is: SR 502 to SR 227 to SR 32 to SR 571 to SR 502
·       SR 49 at the railroad crossing south of SR 47, 24 HOUR ROAD CLOSING June 9th -23rd. The official detour is: SR 47 east to SR 118 south to SR 49
·       SR 121 Bridge between Kruckeberg-Russ Road and Jaysville-St. Johns Road, 24 HOUR ROAD CLOSURE May 27th though July 3rd. The official detour during this closure is: US 127 to Kruckeberg Road
 
Logan County
·       SR 245 between Township Road 195 and Sidney Street in West Liberty, 24 HOUR ROAD CLOSURE June 23rd – 27th.  The official detour during this closure is: US 68 south to SR 296 west to SR 29 north/west to SR 245
·       SR 559 between SR 245 and SR 287, 24 HOUR ROAD CLOSURE June 9th – 30th.  The official detour during this closure is: From the south- SR 245 West to SR 287 East to SR 559. From the north- SR 287 West to SR 245 East to SR 559.
 
Mercer County
·       SR 29 between SR 49 and SR 118, 24 HOUR ROAD CLOSURE June 9th – 30th. The official detour is: SR 49 to SR 707 to SR 118
·       SR 49 between Wayne Street and Elm Street in Ft. Recovery, 24 HOUR ROAD CLOSURE June 2nd through July 16th.  The official detour during this closure is SR 119 East to SR 118 North to SR 219 West
·       SR 29 between US 127 and Grand Lake Road, Lane closure June 9th- 30th between the hours of 7 am and 7 pm. One lane will remain open through the use of flaggers.
 
Miami County
·       SR 48 in Pleasant Hill from SR 718 to the North Corporation limit, 24 HOUR ROAD CLOSURE April 1st through August 1st, 2014. The official detour during this closure is US 36 west to SR 721 south to SR 718 east. 
Montgomery County
·       SR 48 in both directions at I-70, Nightly lane closures June 23rd–28th between the hours of 7 pm and 6 am. One lane will remain open in each direction at all times.
·       I-75 northbound and southbound between Needmore Road and CR 25A (Tipp City), Nightly lane closures June 9th–27th between the hours of 7 pm and 6 am.  One lane will remain open in each direction at all times.
·       Cincinnati Street between Washington Street and Albany Street, 24 HOUR ROAD CLOSURE June 2nd through July 2nd.  The official detour is: Washington Street to Edwin C. Moses Blvd. to Albany Street to Cincinnati Street.
·       I-70 eastbound between Arlington Road and Number Nine Road, A CROSSOVER LANE will be in effect April 14th through July 31st.  One lane of I-70 westbound will be shifted to    I-70 eastbound so that crews can work on the interstate.  The two lanes of I-70 eastbound and the shifted lane of I-70 westbound will all have a restricted width of 10 feet 5 inches. The right hand lane of I-70 westbound will remain 12 feet in width. *motorists should be alert to this traffic pattern shift
·       SR 4 between  I-75 and Stanley Avenue, 24 hour lane closures April 7th through October 31st. One lane will remain open in each direction.
·       SR 4 between SR 235 and Adams Road, 24 hour lane closures April 30th – September 1st. One lane will remain open in each direction at all times.
·       Second Street between Edwin C. Moses Boulevard and Red Cross Lane, 24 HOUR ROAD CLOSURE May 19th through September of 2017. Detour will be posted.
·       Salem Avenue between Edwin C. Moses Boulevard and Robert Drive, 24 HOUR ROAD CLOSURE May 19th through September of 2017.  Detour will be posted
·       Robert Drive between Monument Avenue and Third Street, 24 HOUR ROAD CLOSURE May 19th through September of 2017.  Detour will be posted
·       Vista View Drive between Second Street and Third Street, 24 HOUR ROAD CLOSURE May 19th through September of 2017.  Detour will be posted
·       The ramp from US 35 eastbound to I-75 northbound, 24 HOUR RAMP CLOSURE through September 2017. During this time, motorists will be able to utilize the specially designed U-turn lane located at the Edwin C. Moses Boulevard exit.
·       Robert Drive between Fifth Street and Third Street, 24 HOUR ROAD CLOSURE through  September of 2017.  The official detour during this closure is: Southbound- Perry Street to Fourth Street Northbound- Fifth Street to Wilkinson
·       First Street between Robert Drive and Red Cross Lane, 24 HOUR ROAD CLOSURE through September of 2017.  The official detour during this closure is: Salem Avenue/First Street to Robert Drive to Third Street to Wilkinson to First Street.
·       The First Street, Second Street and Third Street ramps along I-75 northbound and southbound, PERMANENTLY CLOSED.  A newly constructed ramp is scheduled to open to motorists in the downtown area in December of 2016.  The official detour during these ramp closures is: I-75 North to US 35 East to Jefferson St to First and Third Streets. (motorists can also use Main Street or Edwin C. Moses Boulevard)
 
Shelby County
·       I-75 southbound between CR 25A (Piqua) and CR 25A (Sidney), Nightly lane closures June 22nd  through July 3rd between the hours of 7 pm and 10 am.  One lane will remain open to southbound motorists at all times.  There will also be a 24 Hour Bridge width restriction of 17 feet in this area.
·       I-75 northbound and southbound between CR 25A (Piqua) and Fair Road, Overnight lane closures June 23rd at 7 pm through June 24th at 7 am. One lane will remain open in each direction.
·       SR 29 between Ft. Loramie Swanders Road and Sharp Road/SR 705, 24 HOUR ROAD CLOSURE June 20th through July 25th. The official detour during this closure is: SR 705 to SR 66 to SR 119 to SR 29.
·       SR 47 between Mires Lane and Riverbend Road, 24 hour lane closure May 14th through October 31st. The westbound lane will close first. Once the westbound portion of the bridge is complete, traffic will move to that side and the eastbound lane will close.  Traffic will be maintained in each direction through the use of a temporary traffic signal.
·       East Lockington Road Bridge between Miami River Road and River Road, 24 HOUR ROAD CLOSURE May 6TH through October 15th.  The official detour is: Miami River Road to Kirkwood Road to River Road
·       I-75 northbound and southbound between CR 25A (Piqua) and SR 219, Nightly lane closures April 21st through September 30th between the hours of 7 pm and 7 am. One lane will remain open in each direction.
·       I-75 northbound and southbound between the Great Miami River Bridge and Fair Road, WIDTH RESTRICTIONS March 31st – September 30th.  All lanes will be reduced in width to 10 feet 6 inches.
 
UPCOMING CLOSURES:
·       Montgomery -US 35 eastbound ramp to Perry Street, 24 HOUR RAMP CLOSURE July 7th through July 28th. This closure only involves the portion of the ramp that curves left onto Perry Street.  During this closure, traffic will continue straight and make a left hand turn onto Perry Street.
·       Montgomery–SR 49 between Sweet Potato Ridge Road and Blank Road in Phillipsburg, 24 HOUR ROAD CLOSURE July 7th at 7:30 am through September 1st at 4 pm. The official detour during this closure is: US 40 west to SR 503 north to SR 722 east to SR 49.
·       Montgomery-SR 48 at I-70, 24 HOUR LANE CLOSURES June 30th at 7 am through September 30th at 7 am. One lane will remain open in each direction.
·       Auglaize -SR 116 between Hesse Road and Baker Wright Road (TR 218), 24 HOUR BRIDGE CLOSURE June 30th through August 14th. The official detour during this closure is: SR 197 to SR 66 to SR 117.
·       Shelby -Wells Road(County Road43) between CR 25A(Sidney) and Heiland-Kies Road, 24 HOUR BRIDGE CLOSURE coming in August. The official detour during this closure is:CR 25A to SR 119 to Lochard Road.
·       Mercer Co. -SR 29 between Burkettsville-St. Henry Road and Hellwarth Road, 24 HOUR ROAD CLOSURE July 14th - 18th. Detour will be posted.
 
ODOT closures focus on Interstate, US and State routes.  For information on local roads you will need to contact the county, city or township where the road is located.  Arrow boards and signs will be in place prior to the work zone to alert motorists of the upcoming closure.  All work is weather permitting. Safety is a top priority at ODOT. To help ensure the safety of the construction workers as well as the traveling public, motorists should remain alert, reduce their speed and watch for stopped traffic while passing through the work zone.
 
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