Winfield Drive Bridge Replacement Ready To Begin
Operations Get Under Way Next Week
Chillicothe (October 8, 2010) - A bridge replacement project on Township Road 1186 in Lawrence County will get under way this month as contractors for the Ohio Department of Transportation begin operations in the coming week.
According to ODOT District 9 Deputy Director James Brushart, crews from RC Construction Company will be replacing the Winfield Drive bridge located over Solida Creek and approximately one-third mile south of U.S. Route 52.
Site preparations and construction are scheduled to begin Tuesday, October 12, and throughout construction, traffic will be maintained in one lane with the use of temporary traffic signals.
RC Construction was awarded a contract in the amount of $712,488 million to replace the structure, and the entire project is scheduled to be completed by October 31, 2011.
For information on additional lane and road closures caused by construction, accidents, weather or other related traffic events visit Buckeye Traffic on ODOT’s web site at www.buckeyetraffic.org
For more information contact:
Kathleen Fuller, public information officer
Ohio Department of Transportation - District 9
740-774-8834 (office) or 740-637-9037 (mobile)