Area road closings, delays announced

ODOT releases weekly construction report.
Norwalk Reflector Staff
Apr 13, 2014

 

Here is the ODOT District 3 weekly construction report for the Week of April 7:

ASHLAND COUNTY
State Route 58 - ***NEW***
SR 58, between Township Road 673 and County Road 601, is closed for a culvert replacement. The detour route for northbound motorists is SR 58 to State Route 302; east on SR 302 to State Route 89; north on SR 89 to SR 58; and reverse for southbound motorists. The road is expected to reopen in mid-May, 2014.

CRAWFORD COUNTY
State Route 61 - ***NEW***
SR 61/SR 309, just south of Monnett-New Winchester Road in Polk Township, will close Friday, April 18 for railroad crossing repair work. The detour route for southbound motorists is SR 61/SR 309 to State Route 19, south on SR 19 to State Route 288, west on SR 288 to SR 61 or SR 309, and reverse for northbound motorists. The road is expected to reopen on May 2, 2014.

ERIE COUNTY
State Route 13
SR 13, between East Mason Road and Hoover Road in Milan Township, is reduced to one lane of traffic for bridge repair work as part of an upcoming resurfacing project. One lane of two-way traffic will be maintained with a temporary traffic signal through June 2014.

State Route 99 - ***NEW***
SR 99, between State Route 4 and State Route 113, will close Monday, April 14 for a culvert replacement and structure repair work prior to a resurfacing project. The detour route for southbound motorists is SR 99 to SR 4, south on SR 4 to SR 113, east on SR 113 to SR 99, and reverse for northbound motorists. The road is expected to reopen on June 13, 2014.

HURON COUNTY
State Route 162
SR 162, just east of SR 60, is closed for work as part of the sanitary sewer project in the village of New London. The detour for eastbound motorists is SR 162 to SR 60, north on SR 60 to Bigelow Parkway, southeast on Bigelow Parkway to SR 162, and reverse for westbound motorists. The road is expected to reopen at the end of May, 2014.

State Route 162
SR 162, from US Route 250 to the Lorain County line (excluding the portion within the village of New London), has intermittent lane closures for pavement repair work as part of an upcoming chip seal project. One lane of two-way traffic will be maintained at all times with flaggers. The project is expected to be complete in July 2014.

US Route 250
US 250, at its overlap with State Route 162 in Fitchville Township, is closed for a bridge replacement project over the Vermilion River. Detours for US 250 and SR 162 are posted. The road is expected to reopen in mid-May 2014.

LORAIN COUNTY
Interstate 90 & State Route 611
I-90, at its interchange with SR 611 (mile marker 151) in the City of Avon, is restricted to two narrowed lanes of traffic in each direction as part of a bridge rehabilitation project. SR 611 is also restricted to one lane of traffic in each direction. Motorists should expect delays and allow for extra time as they travel this area during the construction of this project, and are encouraged to find alternative routes around the project if possible. The project is scheduled to be complete in June 2015.

State Route 162
SR 162, between the Huron County line and the Medina County line, has intermittent lane closures for pavement repair work as part of an upcoming chip seal project. One lane of two-way traffic will be maintained at all times with flaggers. The project is expected to be complete in July 2014.

State Route 511
SR 511, 0.3 mile north of Griggs Road in Rochester Township, is closed for a bridge replacement project. The detour for southbound motorists is SR 511 to State Route 18, east on SR 18 to State Route 58, south on SR 58 to State Route 162, west on SR 162 to SR 511, and reverse for northbound motorists. The road is expected to reopen at the end of June, 2014.

MEDINA COUNTY
Interstate 76
I-76, from State Route 57 to the Summit County line, has single lane restrictions for cable rail installation within the median as part of the I-76 rehabilitation project. Motorists are advised to use caution in this area and watch for slower moving traffic as it merges in to the open lane. The project will be complete in July 2014.

State Route 162
SR 162, between the Lorain County line and the village of Spencer, has intermittent lane closures for pavement repair work as part of an upcoming chip seal project. One lane of two-way traffic will be maintained at all times with flaggers. The project is expected to be complete in July 2014.

State Route 303
SR 303, between State Road and Daleside Drive in Hinckley Township, is reduced to one lane of traffic for bridge work as part of an upcoming resurfacing project. One lane of two-way traffic will be maintained with a temporary traffic signal through May 2014.

State Route 303 - ***NEW***
SR 303, just west of Kuder Road in Hinckley Township, will close for a culvert replacement. The detour route for westbound motorists is SR 303 to State Route 3, south on SR 3 to Interstate 71, north on I-71 to SR 303, and reverse for eastbound motorists. The road is expected to reopen on April 18, 2014.

Remsen Road
Remsen Rd, at its bridge over Interstate 71, is closed for a bridge rehabilitation project. Motorists are encouraged to use Weymouth Road, Ledge Road and Ridge Road as alternates around the closure. The road is expected to be closed through mid-September, 2014.

RICHLAND COUNTY
State Route 39 - ***NEW***
SR 39, just north of Lexington Springmill Road, will close Monday, April 14 as part of a railroad crossing repair project. The detour route for northbound motorists is SR 39 to State Route 13, north on SR 13 to State Route 96, west on SR 96 to SR 39, and reverse for southbound motorists. The road is expected to reopen on April 18, 2014.

US Route 42
US 42, one-quarter-mile south of Kings Corners Road in Troy Township, is restricted to one lane of traffic as part of a bridge replacement project. One lane of two-way traffic is being maintained with a temporary traffic signal through August 2014.

State Route 61 - ***NEW***
SR 61, between Township Road 179 and Township Road 1199 in Sharon Township, will close on Sunday, April 13 for railroad crossing repairs. The detour route for northbound motorists is SR 61 to State Route 181, east on SR 181 to County Road 330, east on CR 330 to State Route 314, north on SR 314 to SR 61, and reverse for southbound motorists. The road is expected to reopen on April 17, 2014.

State Route 96
SR 96, one-half-mile east of State Route 13, will close Monday, April 7 for a bridge repair project. The detour route for eastbound motorists is SR 96 to SR 13, north on SR 13 to State Route 603, east on SR 603 to SR 96, and reverse for westbound motorists. The road is expected to reopen on May 22, 2014.

State Route 181
SR 181, between the eastern corporation limit of Crestline to State Route 309, has intermittent lane closures for pavement repair work as part of an upcoming chip seal project. One lane of two-way traffic will be maintained at all times with flaggers. The project is expected to be complete in July 2014.

WAYNE COUNTY
State Route 94 - ***UPDATE***
SR 94, between Hackett Road and Goudy Road in Sugar Creek Township, is closed for railroad repairs. The detour route for southbound motorists is SR 94 to US Route 30, east on US 30 to State Route 241, south on SR 241 to SR 94, and reverse for northbound motorists. The road will reopen on April 14, 2014.

State Route 604
SR 604, one-half-mile west of Overton Road in Congress Township, is closed as part of a slide repair project. The detour route for eastbound motorists is SR 604 to State Route 301, north on SR 301 to State Route 539, east on SR 539 to Interstate 71, north on I-71 to State Route 83, south on SR 83 to SR 604, and reverse for westbound motorists. The road is expected to reopen on May 30, 2014.