WEEKLY TRAFFIC UPDATE:

ODOT District 10 Road Closures and Restrictions

Weekly Traffic Update for August 8- 12, 2011

Athens County: One lane of State Route 329 is closed to allow for a bridge replacement.  Motorists will encounter the work zone about 0.07 miles North of Township Road 96 (Marietta Run Road), there is a 15 foot width restriction in place for the duration of the restriction.  Weather permitting; work is expected to be completed by 8/30/2011.

Athens County: A section of U.S. Route 33 is down to one lane on either side of the highway. Crews will be resurfacing the pavement between mile markers 10.7-12.71 (682 ramp to bridge over Hocking River). Speed is reduced to 45 MPH through the work zone through the duration of the project. There will be an 11' width restriction for the duration of the project. Weather permitting; work is expected to be completed by November 2011.

Athens County: Starting August 10,2011 the Westbound driving lane on U.S. 50 at mile marker 38.11 will be restricted to allow for bridge work. Weather permitting; work is expected to be completed by 8/17/11.

 

Hocking County: A section of State Route 595 is closed to replace the bridge over Monday Creek.  Work will begin around mile marker 3.02.  SR 595 should be reopened by August 12, 2011.  Weather permitting; all work is expected to be completed by 8/31/2011.

 

Gallia County: A section of State 553 in Gallia county is down to one lane around the 0.7 mile marker as crews work on a slip repair project.  Weather permitting; work is expected to be completed by 8/15/2011.

 

Meigs County: A section of State Route 124  north of Reedsville now has a 13 foot width restriction as crews work on a slip repair project. Motorists will encounter the work around miler marker 64.25, close to Eden Ridge Road. Weather permitting; work is expected to be completed by 8/31/2011.

 

Monroe County: State Route 26 is now open to 2-way one lane traffic using signals but an 11' width restriction remains in place. Roadwork will begin 0.02 mile North of SR 537 or around mile marker 5.61

 

Monroe County:  A 12 foot width restriction is in place on a section of State Route 78 to allow for the addition of a turning lane to a school entrance. Motorists will encounter work around mile marker 14.97. East bound lane will be closed for Phase 1, traffic will use West bound lane.  Weather permitting; work is expected to be completed by 8/15/2011.

 

Noble County: Section of State Route 147 is closed for a bridge replacement project. Motorists will encounter work around mile marker 0.13, just north of SR 78. Motorists are encouraged to use ODOT’s Official Detour: Take SR 78W to SR 821 N to SR 285 to get back on SR 147. Weather permitting; work is expected to be completed by 8/15/2011.

 

Noble County: State Route 147, located approximately 4 miles north of Sarahsville, is reduced to one lane to allow for a box culvert replacement. The southbound lane is currently closed and the northbound lane has a 12 foot width restriction in place. Weather permitting; work is expected to be completed by 10/30/2011.

 

Noble County: A Section of State Route 566 is closed for a culvert replacement Work will begin around mile marker 0.90 on SR 566. Motorists are encouraged to use ODOT's Official Detour: SR 147 SW to SR 285 N to SR 566. Weather permitting; work is expected to be completed by 8/15/2011.

 

Washington County: A section of State Route 124 in Washington County is closed as crews replace a bridge. Motorists will encounter the closure around mile marker 3.42 and work will continue to mile marker 3.96. Weather permitting; work should be completed by 10/15/2011.

 

Washington County: A section of SR 7 has a one lane signalized closure with a 12 foot width restriction as crews work on a slip repair project. Motorists will encounter the work around mile marker 39.33, ( about 0.34 mi. S of CR 244). Weather permitting; work is expected to be completed by 11/1/11.

 

Washington County: Intersection pavement rehabilitation project at the SR 60 and Colegate Drive intersection. Motorists will see work on SR 60 between mile markers 2.85-3.64 and also on SR 821 between mile markers 0.00-0.23. Due to the nature of the construction, motorists will not be able to make a left-hand turn on Colegate Drive during the project. Weather permitting; all work is expected to be completed October 2011.

 

Washington County: Motorists will also encounter a resurfacing project on SR 60 that begins at mile marker 3.60 which is about 0.30 miles N of NW Corp. limit, Village of Lowell. Weather permitting; all work is expected to be completed September 2011.

 

Washington County: A 12 foot width restriction is in place along with a one lane closure on US 50 to allow for a bridge deck replacement project.   Work will begin around mile marker 1.66.  Weather permitting; work is expected to be completed by 11/1/11.

 

 

For more information on road closures visit www.BuckeyeTraffic.org   

 

 

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For more information contact:
Brenna Slavens, Public Information Officer, at (740) 568-3904
or email
D10.PIO@dot.state.oh.us