S.R. 131 Closing For Three-Day Culvert Replacement
Chillicothe (Monday, June 11, 2012) – State Route 131 will be closed week next week as Ohio Department of Transportation maintenance forces undertake a culvert replacement project in Highland County.
On Monday, June 18, crews from the Ohio Department of Transportation’s Highland County facility will close S.R. 131 at the 3.16-mile marker to replace a deteriorated culvert. The project site is located between County Road 59 (Barker Road) and C.R. 13 (Certier Road), east of the route’s junction with S.R. 134.
The closure will go into effect at approximately 8 a.m. June 18 and continue until 4 p.m. Wednesday, June 20, or until all work is completed, and completion of the project will be contingent upon the weather.
While S.R. 131 is closed, motorists will be detoured by way of S.R. 138, S.R. 134 and S.R. 131.
For additional information on lane and road closures caused by construction, accidents, flooding or other related traffic events throughout the state, visit Buckeye Traffic on ODOT’s web site at www.buckeyetraffic.org
For more information contact:
Kathleen Fuller, Public Information Officer
1-888-819-8501, ext. 774-8834, toll free in Ohio