U.S. 68 Turn-Lane
Addition Project Nearing Completion
Signals Set For Operation
Chillicothe (Wednesday, August 27, 2014) – A set of new traffic signals at U.S. Route 68 and state Route
32 in Brown County will soon be in operation as a turn-lane addition project nears
have been installed on U.S. 68 at its junction with the interchange in Mt.
Orab as part of the turn-lane project, will be turned to flashing mode
beginning today, August 27. The signals will then be activated to stop-and-go
operation on Thursday, September 4, following a motorist advisory and testing
The total project included the construction of
left-turn lanes on U.S. 68 at both S.R. 32 ramp intersections, as well as the
construction of a right-turn lane from the S.R. 32 East off-ramp at the U.S.
68 intersection, signalization and signal coordination.
BUDS, Inc., headquartered in Nashport, Ohio, was
awarded a contract for approximately $1.82 million to construct the project,
and all associated work is anticipated to be completed by the end of
For more information contact:
Kathleen Fuller, Public
1-888-819-8501, ext. 774-8834, toll free in Ohio
1-740-774-8834, direct line and outside Ohio