Comment Period Open For Adams-137 Project
Chillicothe (Monday, January 5, 2015) – As part of the Ohio Department of Transportation – District 9’s Planning & Engineering Department, the district’s Environmental Office is seeking public input on the following project in Adams County.
ADA-137-0.32 (PID: 87225) – It is proposed to replace the structure located at the 0.32-mile marker and situated over Eastland Run on S.R. 137 in Adams County. The existing structure, which is located just east of S.R. 136 at Cherry Fork, is a corrugated aluminum pipe and will be replaced with an 8’ x 6’ pre-cast concrete box culvert. The project will not require any new right of way, and no homes or businesses will be removed for the project. In addition, no trees that have habitat for the federally endangered Indiana Bat will be removed.
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 January 19, 2015, 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
For more information contact:
Kathleen Fuller, Public Information Officer
1-888-819-8501, ext. 7748834 toll free and in Ohio
1-740-774-8834, direct line and outside Ohio