ODOT Seeking Comments for Upcoming Projects
Ross County – Scioto Trail State Forest (PID: 91922) – It is proposed to repair or replace 47 culverts along Forest Roads 2, 3 and 4 in Scioto Trail State Forest. The project also include 3.7 miles of chip-seal paving on these roads.
The project is located in a rural area in Huntington Township of Ross County. No new right of way will be required for any of this project, and no homes or businesses will be removed as a result of the project.
Scioto County – Shawnee State Forest (PID: 91922) – It is proposed to repair or replace multiple culverts on Forest Roads 1, 2, 5, 13 and 16 in Shawnee State Forest. Some of the culverts will also require headwall work or replacement. Culverts range in size from 12 inches to six feet in diameter and 29 to 48 feet in length.
The project is located entirely in Shawnee State Forest in Nile Township of Scioto County. No new right of way will be required, and no homes or businesses will be removed as a result of the project.
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 September 27, 2012, or the deadline date that is posted on the web site, to:
Greg Manson, Environmental Supervisor
ODOT District 9
P.O. Box 467; 650 Eastern Avenue
Chillicothe, Ohio 456701
For more information contact:
Kathleen Fuller, Public Information Officer
1-888-819-8501, ext. 7748834, toll free and in Ohio