For informational/historical purposes only.

 

TRANSPORTATION ENHANCEMENT PROJECTS OVERVIEW

August 23, 2005

 

Central Ohio

Project

Type

Description

Estimated Award

Prairie Grass Trail

(Ohio to Erie)

Madison County

Bicycle/Ped.

Paving 6.5 miles of trail in the city of London as a trail extension

$436,566

Gateway Marysville

Landscaping Project

Union County

Scenic

Gateway landscaping along Delaware Ave. between U.S. 33  Interchange and Charles Lane

$80,000

 

Northwest Ohio

Project

Type

Description

Estimated Award

Delphos Downtown

Streetscape Improvements

Allen County

Scenic

Removal/replacement of  existing sidewalks and curbs, adorn new walks with brick pavers, trees, landscaping, benches and trash receptacles. Lighting and brick pavers through alleys to connect parking areas

$735,912

 

Allen County Museum

Allen County

Historic

Expansion of museum        

to feature the Shay Locomotive Engine Exhibit

$992,400

Pine/Elm Underpass

and Lighting

Allen County

Bicycle/ Ped.

New underpass for Lima Bikeway at Elm St./ Pine St. intersection and decorative lighting

$1,124,759

Blanchard River Greenway Trail Pedestrian Bridge Hancock County

Bicycle/ Ped.

Construct new pedestrian bridge over Blanchard River

$209,378

North Coast Inland Trail

Sandusky County

Bicycle/ Ped.

Construct new 10.5 mile segment of trail along abandoned Penn-Central RR

$1,988,880

Stepping Stones Park/River’s Edge Park Trail

Wyandot County

Bicycle/ Ped.

Construct multi-use path and pedestrian bridge across Sandusky River

$376,560

Carey Streetscape
Wyandot County

Scenic

Decorative lighting, trash receptacles, benches, trees, pavers at intersection and sidewalk

$2,135,382

 

Northeast Ohio

Project

Type

Description

Estimated Award

County Line Trail
Wayne County

Bicycle/ Ped.

Construct 6.75 miles of trail on abandoned RR

$1,551,319

 

 

Eastern Ohio

Project

Type

Description

Estimated Award

National Road Bikeway Bridge and Tunnel

Belmont County

Bicycle/ Ped.

Rehab the Rail Trail Bridge and the Rail Trail Tunnel

$544,720

Leatherwood Creek Connection Corridor Guernsey County

Bicycle/ Ped.

Construct 5 mile bike/ped path through Leatherwood Valley on abandoned RR

$48,000

Heart of Ohio Trail Phase 1 Development-Bridges (Ohio to Erie)

Knox County  

Bicycle/ Ped.

Improve 18 existing  bridges along future trail corridor

$222,960

Irving-Wick Drive Bike/ Pedestrian Path Tunnel Crossing

Licking County

Bicycle/ Ped.

New tunnel crossing of  Irving-Wick Drive to the east of Barb Ave. for proposed trail

$208,446

Trail Land Acquisition Muskingum County

Bicycle/ Ped.

Acquire land to extend existing trail from Rock Cut Rd. to Ellis Dam Rd.

$64,000

Dennison Railroad Depot Museum – Phase III Tuscarawas County

Historic

Landscaping, fencing, sidewalks, decorative lighting, technology and security upgrades – complete final phase of museum

$200,000

Sugarcreek Gateway Area Project

Tuscarawas County

Scenic

Decorative street lighting, sidewalks and crosswalks, trash receptacles, benches, hanging baskets, trees and landscaping, gateway signs

$440,000

 

Southeast Ohio

Project

Type

Description

Estimated Award

Village of Vinton Walk Path Development

Gallia County

Bicycle/Ped.

Paving of approx. 0.2 mile section of the Gallia Hike & Bike Path, landscaping and benches

$16,000

State Route 325 Improvement Project

Gallia County

Bicycle/ Ped.

New sidewalk, curb and gutters along SR 325

$78,845

Shinn Covered Bridge

Washington County

Historic

Repair broken arch trusses

$201,600

 

 

Southwest Ohio

Project

Type

Description

Estimated Award

Judy Gano Trail

Clinton County

Bicycle/ Ped.

Construct .5 mile path, linking the existing path to Wilmington

$67,448

 

Western Ohio

Project

Type

Description

Estimated Award

State Route 721 Pedestrian Bridge and Sidewalk

Darke County

Bicycle/ Ped.

New pedestrian bridge, sidewalk and lighting along SR 721

$240,814

Celina-Coldwater Bikeway Extension

Mercer County

Bicycle/ Ped.

Extension of the trail to       

the north and east

$453,939

Canal Feeder Riverwalk Shelby County

Bicycle/ Ped.

Construct new bike/ped trail along towpath along Great Miami River

$284,191

Anna Downtown Streetscape Improvements

Shelby County

Scenic 

Removal/replacement of sidewalks and curbs,  decorative brick, landscaping, trees,  benches, trash receptacles and decorative lighting

 

 

$611,384

 

 

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