Q: Will access be maintained during construction?
A: Yes, ODOT will work closely with the contractor to maintain access during construction. ODOT will provide regular updates on the project and information on any traffic pattern changes to residents, businesses, local fire and ems and local schools.
Q: Will a dedicated turn lane be constructed from West Campus View Boulevard to US 23 south?
A: There will be a dedicated right turn lane.
Q: Should there be more lanes from West Campus View Boulevard to US 23 (such as a dedicated left turn lane)?
A: The current plans for this intersection propose to have the same number of lanes that are currently there.
Q: Will sidewalks be provided along US 23?
A: Yes, sidewalks will be constructed in the approximate location on the picture below.
Q: Will bike lanes be constructed on US 23?
A: There are no plans for bike lanes on this section of US 23. Wider shoulders will be constructed on US 23 and sidewalks will be provided as outlined above.
Q: Will a noise wall be constructed on US 23?
A: As part of the project development process a noise analysis study was preformed along US 23. This study concluded that a noise wall is not appropriate in this area.
Q: Will ODOT acquire right-of-way?
A: Yes, right-of-way is required for this project. ODOT will contact affected property owners directly.
Q: What will be done to monitor and control dust during construction?
A: ODOT will work closely with the contractor to monitor dust levels and take the necessary measures to control the dust during construction.