ODOT Seeking Comment For Proposed Projects
Chillicothe (Thursday, March 29, 2012) – As part of the Ohio Department of Transportation – District 9’s Planning & Engineering Department, the Environmental Office is seeking public input on the following proposed projects.
Jackson County – JAC-124-19.40 – The proposed project is to replace the existing concrete pipe culvert, which is located along S.R. 124 over Little Raccoon Creek in Milton Township. The existing culvert consists of a 53-inch concrete pipe with a length of 50 feet, and the new structure will have the same dimensions and skew. No new right of way will be needed for the project, and no homes, businesses, trees or bushes will be removed as part of the project. The project will be constructed by ODOT county forces with state funding.
Jackson County – JAC-279-4.06 – The proposed project is to correct a scour issue around a culvert located at the route’s 4.06-mile marker in Jefferson Township. No new right of way will be needed for the project, and no homes, businesses, trees or bushes will be removed as part of the project. The project will be constructed by ODOT county forces with state funding.
Issues the public may wish to comment on include the effect of the projects on local residents, air quality, the local economy, and historic or cultural resources. Written comments should be submitted by April 12, 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
1-740-774-8834, direct line and outside Ohio