S.R. 131 Closing For Weeklong Culvert Replacement
Chillicothe (Monday, August 29, 2011) – A culvert replacement project on state Route 131 will force closure of the route for one week next month.
S.R. 131 will be closed the week of September 12 while crews from the Ohio Department of Transportation’s Highland County Highway Maintenance Facility replace a deteriorated pipe located at the 4.10-mile marker. The project site is situated between County Road 13 (North Fork Road) and C.R. 24 (Hollowtown Road) in the community of Pricetown.
Closure of the route will go into effect at 8 a.m. Monday, September 12, and it will remain in effect until approximately 4 p.m. Friday, September 16, or until all work is completed. Completion of the project will be contingent upon the weather.
Throughout the week, motorists will be detoured by way of S.R. 138 at Danville, S.R. 134 at Buford and S.R. 131 at Harwood.
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