Comment Period Open for S.R. 139 Bridge
Chillicothe (Friday, December 6, 2019) – As part of the Ohio
Department of Transportation – District 9’s Planning Department, the
district’s Environmental Office is seeking public input for a bridge replacement
project on State Route 139 in Scioto County.
(PID: 100891) - It is proposed to
replace the structure on SR 139 at the 11.38 mile mark in Scioto County,
Ohio. The project is located in a rural area of Madison Township.
Rocky Fork Creek is a perennial stream that is in the Little Scioto
River drainage basin. Within the project
area Rocky Fork Creek has drainage area of 43.3 mi².
The project area will require approximately 0.117 acres of permanent
right-of-way. The permanent
right-of-way is located along the stream channel and pasture field. No
homes or businesses will be removed by the project.
A minimum of one lane, two-way traffic on SR 139 shall be maintained
at all times by use of existing
pavement and a temporary traffic signal.
The funding for the project is 80% Federal and 20% State. The
environmental commitment date is 2/14/2019. The project is currently expected
to be awarded 4/1/2021.
should be submitted by December 20, 2019, 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: email@example.com
review, consultation, and other actions required by applicable federal environmental
laws for these projects are being, or have been, carried out by ODOT pursuant
to 23 U.S.C. 327 and a Memorandum of Understanding dated June 6, 2018, and
executed by FHWA and ODOT.