The following is the weekly report concerning construction and maintenance work on state highways within the Ohio Department of Transportation District 1 which includes the counties of Allen, Defiance, Hancock, Hardin, Paulding, Putnam, Van Wert and Wyandot. This report is issued each week beginning in April and continues through November.
Construction and Maintenance Projects
Week of November 10, 2014
Interstate 75 Reconstruction Project For the most recent information concerning the Interstate 75 reconstruction project through Lima and Allen County please visit www.odotlima75.org
U.S. 30/Ohio 309 near Delphos may be restricted to one lane at times through the work zone for culvert work. Work is expected to be completed in the fall. Work is being performed by Platinum Painting, Boardman.
Ohio 18 between the village of Hicksville and the village of Sherwood will be reduced to one lane through the work zone for sealing of pavement cracks. Work will be performed by the Defiance County ODOT maintenance garage.
U.S. 224 interchange at Interstate 75 reconstruction, Findlay
The U.S. 224 interchange with Interstate 75, Findlay, is currently being reconstructed. The project began in February and is expected to be completed late this fall. Work is being performed by Miller Brothers Construction, Archbold.
The following traffic impacts related to the reconstruction are in effect or will occur in the upcoming weeks:
–Both the northbound and southbound lanes are currently narrowed and shifted approaching the U.S. 224 interchange.
-Lane restrictions will continue both northbound and southbound for overhead work at the bridge. Restrictions will occur between 9 p.m. and 10 a.m.
-All ramps at the interchange are open.
-All lanes on U.S. 224 are now open and in their final configuration; however, individual lane closures on U.S. 224 between County Road 300 and Broad Avenue will be necessary over the next several weeks to complete work on the project.
-Motorists are cautioned to watch for construction vehicles entering and exiting at various locations throughout the work zone on U.S. 224 and along the interchange ramps.
Interstate 75 both northbound and southbound between Ohio 235 and the city of Findlay will be restricted through the work zone from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day during the week for pavement joint repair. Work is being performed by the Hancock County ODOT maintenance garage.
Ohio 53 in the village of Grant will be restricted to one lane through the work zone for drainage work. Work is being performed by the Hardin County ODOT maintenance garage.
Ohio 114 east of Ohio 637, just west of Roselms, will be restricted to one lane through the work zone for drainage tile repair. Work is being performed by the Paulding County ODOT maintenance garage.
Ohio 613 west of U.S. 127 will be restricted to one lane through the work zone for sealing of pavement cracks. Work is being performed by the Paulding County ODOT maintenance garage.
Ohio 12 between Road T-4 and Road C-3 will close November 12 for three days for a culvert replacement. Traffic detoured onto Ohio 696, Interstate 75 and Ohio 235 back to Ohio 12. Work is being performed by the Putnam County ODOT maintenance garage.
Van Wert County
U.S. 30 from the village of Middle Point to the city of Van Wert in the eastbound driving lane will be restricted through the work zone for sealing of pavement cracks. Work is being performed by the Van Wert County ODOT maintenance garage.
Ohio 199 south of Carey between Ohio 103 and Township Highway 28 is no longer restricted following a culvert replacement project; however, work will continue through the fall. Work is being performed by Alvada Construction, Alvada.
Ohio 53/67 (8th Street/Marseilles Avenue) in the city of Upper Sandusky from High Street to Wyandot Avenue is open and traffic is being maintained through the work zone during water line installation and pavement repair. The project is expected to continue until mid-November. Work is being performed by Park Enterprises, Marion.