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S.R. 32 Paving Project Set To Begin Next Week
Chillicothe (Friday, August 2, 2019) –
Construction of a nearly seven-mile resurfacing project on state Route 32 in Jackson
County is scheduled to begin, with contractors for the Ohio Department of
Transportation starting early next week.
On Monday, August 5,
construction will begin on S.R. 32, where crews from Shelly and Sands, Inc.
will be paving the route from the S.R. 327 interchange at Wellston to the
Vinton County line. Throughout construction, traffic will be maintained in a
minimum of one, 12-foot lane in each direction.
Shelly and Sands,
Inc. was awarded a contract for approximately $2.65 million to undertake the
project, and all work is scheduled to be completed by mid-fall of this year.
The environmental review, consultation, and other actions
required by applicable Federal environmental laws for these projects are
being, or have been, carried out by ODOT pursuant to 23 U.S.C. 327 and a
Memorandum of Understanding dated June 6, 2018, and executed by FHWA and