Whetstone township in Crawford County
Contractor: E.S. Wagner Co.
Project Cost: $21,477,432.09
Project Description: This project relocated U.S. 30 and constructed a four-lane, divided, limited access highway on a new alignment.
The project length was about 5 miles in length and extends from the eastern terminus of the Bucyrus By-Pass to approximately 0.40 mile east of Olentangy Road.
This project included the completion of the diamond interchange at the eastern terminus of the Bucyrus By-Pass.
This project grade separated the following locations: Lower Leesville Road Crestline Road
The CSX rail line was grade separated.
Parcher Road was realigned and reconfigured into two roads, Parcher Road North and Parcher Road South. Parcher Road North intersects Crestline Road east of the new bridge. Parcher Road South intersects Crestline Road west of the new bridge.
Olentangy Road became a cul-de-sac.
Two million cubic yards of embankment were used. 85% came from neighboring properties.
Extensive storm water drainage and erosion controls was used.
Wetland mitigation was used on the project.