Bridge Replacement Slated To Begin On Pleasant Hill
Closure Going Into Effect Late This Week
Chillicothe - Ohio Department of Transportation District 9 Deputy Director James A. Brushart has announced plans for a bridge replacement project to get started this week on Pleasant Hill Road in Pike County.
“This bridge replacement is necessary for the preservation of the route, as well as for the safety of the traveling public, and working with the Pike County Engineer’s Office, it is part of the department's commitment to assist local communities maintain their infrastructure,” said Brushart.
Located just east of County Road 37 (Buchanan Road) and approximately four miles west of state Route 220, the bridge to be replaced is situated at the 0.45-mile marker on County Road 36 (Pleasant Hill Road) in Pebble Township.
Weather permitting, crews from the Parker Corporation of Tuppers Plains, Ohio, will begin construction Friday, July 10, closing the route to all traffic. While the route is closed, traffic will be detoured by way of S.R. 220 and Buchanan Road
The Parker Corporation was awarded a contract in the amount of approximately $294,209, and the scheduled completion date for all work is August 15, 2009.
For Further Information, Contact: Kathleen Fuller, Public Information Officer
Ohio Department of Transportation, District 9
1-888-819-8501, ext. 774-8834 in Ohio
1-740-774-8834, direct line & outside Ohio