Ohio Department of Transportation    News Release
District 9  Vaughn Wilson, P.E., Deputy Director
650 Eastern Avenue • Chillicothe, Ohio 45601
www.transportation.ohio.gov/dist9
Comment Period Available For Ross-772 Culvert Replacement
 
Ross County – ROS-772-1.89 (PID: 93989)  The proposed project is a culvert replacement at the 1.89-mile marker, between Township Road 152 (Harris Station) and T.R. 154 (Camelin Hill) on S.R. 772 in Huntington Township. Two trees that have suitable habitat for the federally endangered Indiana Bat will be removed as part of the project, and approximately 0.4 acres of permanent right of way will be required; however, no homes or businesses will be removed as a result of the project.
 
Additional information regarding this project, including a complete description, maps and plans sheets, is available online at http://www.dot.state.oh.us/districts/D09/Pages/Public-Involvement-Process.aspx. Issues the public may wish to comment on include the effect on local residents, air quality, the local economy, and historic or cultural resources. 

Written comments should be
submitted by December 5, 2013, or the deadline date that is posted on the web site, to:

Greg Manson, ODOT District 9 Environmental Supervisor
P.O. Box 467; 650 Eastern Avenue, Chillicothe, Ohio 45601
E-Mail:
greg.manson@dot.state.oh.us
 
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