ODOT Seeking Public Comments
SIDNEY (Thursday, October 26, 2017) - The
Ohio Department of Transportation District 7 is seeking public comments
regarding the following project:
CHP-68-0523, No PID – ODOT proposes to
permit installation of turn lanes at the proposed Urbana school facility on
US 68, south of Urbana. This work will
also require the donation of land as public right-of-way to accommodate
widened roadway. The proposed turn
lanes will improve safety and reduce congestion at the new school facility.
D07-RW VAR(B), PID 100431 – ODOT
proposes to acquire right-of-way at two existing culvert systems located in
Auglaize and Mercer Counties. The
project is necessary to bring the existing culvert systems fully into the
public right-of-way and allow for necessary maintenance on the deteriorated
LOG-273-0002, PID 99857 – ODOT
proposes to rehabilitate the existing bridge on SR 273 over the Long Island
Boat Channel in Indian Lake. The
project is necessary to address the deteriorated condition of the
structure. Traffic on SR 273 will be
LOG-33-0696/0641L, PID 99861
– ODOT will rehabilitate the LOG-US 33-0696 structure over Cherokee Man’s Run
and will remove the substructure of the defunct LOG-US 33-0641L
structure. The project will address
the deterioration of the active LOG-US 33-0696 structure and will remove the
unneeded LOG-US 33-0641L structure.
MIA-Troy Recreation Trail, PID 100778 – The
City of Troy proposes to resurface three segments of the Troy Recreation
Tail; a signed detour will be provided during paving activities. As part of the project, the City of Troy
will designate or acquire rights to the underlying trail land (including
portions of Hook Park and Miami Shores Golf Course), to allow to ensure
public access and allow for future maintenance. The project is necessary to address the
deteriorated condition of the trail.
SHE-47-1451, PID 104615 – The City of
Sidney proposes to undertake safety improvements on SR 47, from Fourth Avenue
to Walnut Street. The previously
proposed roundabout and road diet have been eliminated from the proposed
project. The project will require
minor acquisition from Highland Park.
Comments may be submitted by contacting the
individual below. Issues the public
may wish to comment on include, but are not limited to, the effect of the
project on local residents, air quality, the local economy, and historic or
cultural resources. Comments should be submitted by Thursday,
November 30, 2017.
Those interested in giving feedback on the above project can
submit their comments to Tricia Bishop at 937-497-6721 or via email at Tricia.Bishop@dot.ohio.gov.
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.