ODOT Seeking Public Comments For Upcoming Projects
Chillicothe (Friday, August 26, 2011) – 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.
Brown-52-19.44; PID: 88277 – The proposed project is to construct new sidewalks within the village of Aberdeen, Ohio. The purpose of this project is to construct safe routes to school shared use paths. The path will be 10 feet wide, along U.S. Route 52 from Huntington Parkway to Elm Street for Aberdeen Local School District.
Lawrence -217-2.32; PID: 91523 – The proposed project is to replace an existing culvert on state Route 217 in Lawrence Township, Lawrence County. The culvert type is a 6X4’ concrete box culvert with 72” corrugated metal pipe extensions and is in poor operating condition. The new structure is proposed to be an 8X5’ precast concrete box culvert. The stream impact will be 50 feet and will include rock channel protection on the upstream and downstream ends of the new culvert.
Issues the public may wish to comment on include the effect of the project on local residents, air quality, the local economy, and historic or cultural resources. Written comments should be submitted by September 6, 2011, 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
1-740-774-8834, direct line and outside Ohio
1-888-819-8501, ext. 7748834, toll free in Ohio