Road 100 to be closed next week at I-70 bridge project
COUNTY – County Road 100 will be closed for the last time next Wednesday, July
26th, as part of the ongoing, $11 million Interstate 70 bridge
replacement project at Lady Bend Hill near U.S. Route 40 (Exit 204)
between Morristown and Barnesville.
will be finishing bridge painting and stone placement under the bridges. CR 100
is expected to be reopened by 3 PM on August 1st.
permitting, I-70 westbound paving is expected to start tomorrow night, July 20th,
around 6 PM and end by Saturday morning, July 22nd, opening the only
on-ramp within the work zone and returning westbound traffic to its original
will be a continuation of intermittent lane closures on I-70 – typically between
6 PM and noon – in both directions through the rest of this week and next week
to finish the project.
Construction began in August 2015 and included
the replacement of twin, 372-foot long bridges built in 1969 over Stillwater
Creek and CR 100.
ODOT’s contractor is
Triton Construction Inc., from Nitro, West Virginia.