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Overnight Closure Set For Scioto-335
(Thursday, July 12, 2018) – An overnight closure of state Route
335 has been scheduled as part of the Southern Ohio Veterans Memorial Highway
construction project in Scioto County.
On Friday, July 13, crews
from the Portsmouth Joint Venture will close S.R. 335 between County 12
(Bennett Schoolhouse Road) and Township Road 234 (Shumway Hollow Road) for
The closure go into
effect at approximately 9 p.m. Friday, and the route will be closed through
the overnight, with it reopening to traffic at approximately 6 a.m. Saturday,
July 14. While the route is closed, traffic will be detoured by way U.S. 52
and S.R. 139.
For more information
about the project, including local traffic impacts, photos and a project
schedule, visit the Portsmouth Gateway Group’s web site at www.pgg823.com.
In the spirit of a public-private partnership, the Ohio
Department of Transportation and the Portsmouth Gateway Group are
constructing the new state Route 823, a 16-mile, four-lane, limited access
highway from U.S. 23 at Lucasville to U.S. 52 at Sciotoville in Scioto
County. The Southern Ohio Veterans Memorial Highway is the department’s first
P3 project and the largest, modern earthwork project to be constructed in the