The proposed project is to
perform maintenance on existing pavement in the form of microsurfacing in
Ashland County on SR39 from the 0.00 to 8.09 mile marker (Richland County line to the Loudonville Corp Limit), SR60 from the
1.47 to 5.58 mile marker (Loudonville
Corp Limit to SR95), and SR89 from the 15.58 to 18.42 (Polk Corp Limit to SR58).
All work will occur within
existing ODOT right-of-way. Deep
excavation will not be required for the proposed work. Utilities will not be relocated because of
the project. Based on this information,
the project is considered exempt from further regulated material investigation.
There are no streams, wetlands or
floodplains will be impacted by this project.
No trees will need to be cut to construct this project.
District environmental staff
accessed the SHPO GIS database on 1/3/2020.
In accordance with Stipulation 22 of Appendix A of the Section 106 PA
executed on November 8, 2017, the activities associated with the project will
not cause effects to historic properties or historic districts.
The proposed project will not
require a detour, traffic will be maintained throughout construction with
signed lane closures. Construction is anticipated to begin in August 2020.
Written comments about the proposed project may be mailed to
Levi Wingler, ODOT District Environmental Specialist, 906 Clark Avenue, Ashland
OH 44805. You can also contact ODOT by telephone (800) 276-4188 or by email Levi.Wingler@dot.ohio.gov.
review, consultation, and other actions required by applicable Federal
environmental laws for this project are being, or have been, carried-out by
ODOT pursuant to 23 U.S.C. 327 and a Memorandum of Understanding dated December
11, 2015, and executed by FHWA and ODOT.