ODOT construction report

Including Erie, Richland and Huron Counties
Matt Roche
Jul 27, 2014

ODOT District 3 Weekly Construction Report

(For the Week of July 28)

ASHLAND COUNTY — 
State Route 58 
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. All work is weather dependent. The road is expected to reopen at the end of July 2014.
CRAWFORD COUNTY
US Route 30
US 30, between the County Road 330 interchange and West Fourth Street interchange in Richland County, is reduced to one lane of traffic as part of a resurfacing project. One lane of traffic will be maintained at all time in each direction. The project is expected to be complete in October 2014.
State Route 61/State Route 309 
SR 61/SR 309 (Portland Way South) from Harding Way to Grove Avenue in the City of Galion is closed for southbound traffic as part of the rehabilitation and widening project. Northbound traffic is reduced to a one-way street. Traffic use Harding Way, State Route 19 and State Route 288 as alternate routes. The project is expected to be complete in November 2014.
State Route 598 
SR 598, just north of State Route 96 in Vernon Township, is closed for a bridge replacement. The detour route for northbound motorists is SR 598 to SR 96, east on SR 96 to State Route 39, west on SR 39 to SR 598, and reverse for southbound motorists. The road is expected to reopen in mid-October 2014.

ERIE COUNTY
 — State Route 4 
SR 4, from just north of the Huron County line to Township Road 97, is restricted to one lane of traffic in each direction as part of a bridge repair project. One lane of traffic will be maintained at all times. The project is expected to be complete in October 2014.
US Route 250 
US 250, at its intersection with Strub Road in Perkins Township, has intermittent lane closures for work as part of an intersection improvement project. Two lanes of traffic are maintained at all times in each direction on US 250. The project is expected to be complete in November 2014.

HURON COUNTY
 — State Route 99 
SR 99, from US Route 224 to Townline Road, is reduced to one lane of traffic as part of a resurfacing project. One lane of two-way traffic will be maintained at all times with flaggers. The project is expected to be complete in October 2014.

LORAIN COUNTY — 
State Route 57 
SR 57, between the City of Elyria’s northern corporation limit to East 36th Street in the City of Lorain, is reduced to one lane of traffic as part of a resurfacing project. One lane of traffic will be maintained at all times in each direction. The project is expected to be complete in November 2014.
State Route 57 
SR 57, between Interstate 90 and the Ohio Turnpike, is shifted on to the outside travel lanes as part of a major corridor improvement project in the City of Elyria. Two lanes of traffic are maintained in each direction along SR 57. Crews are also working on intersections with Leona Street and Tillotson Street along Midway Mall Boulevard. The project is expected to be complete in August 2016.
State Route 58/State Route 113 - ***UPDATE***
SR 58, between the City of Oberlin and State Route 113, has intermittent single lane closures for finalization work as part of a resurfacing project. SR 113, from SR 58 to the village of South Amherst, is also part of the project and paving is expected to be complete soon. One lane of traffic will be maintained at all times with flaggers. The project is expected to be complete by October 2014.
State Route 58/State Route 511 
SR 58 and SR 511 throughout the City of Oberlin are restricted to one lane of traffic in each direction as part of a resurfacing project. One lane of two-way traffic will be maintained at all times with flaggers. Motorists should expect delays and allow for extra travel time through this area. The project is expected to be complete in September 2014.
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.
Interstate 480 - ***NEW***
I-480, along the north side of the westbound entrance ramp to the Ohio Turnpike, has shoulder closures as part of a noise wall installation project. One lane of traffic will be maintained at all times. The project is expected to be complete in late August 2014.

MEDINA COUNTY
 — State Route 3
SR 3, one-half-mile north of State Route 606 in Hinckley Township, is closed as part of a slide repair and culvert replacement project. The detour route for northbound motorists is SR 3 to SR 606, northeast on SR 606 to State Route 303, west on SR 303, and reverse for southbound motorists. The road is expected to reopen at the end of August 2014.
State Route 3/US Route 42 - ***UPDATE***
All work on the resurfacing project along SR 3 and US 42 in the City of Medina will be shut down for the week of July 28 for the Medina County Fair. Work will resume the following week.  The project is expected to be complete in October 2014.
State Route 18 - ***NEW***
Beginning Monday, July 28, the southern approach of Vandemark Road to State Route 18 will close for a culvert replacement. SR 18 will be maintained with flaggers during the work. Southbound motorists are encouraged to use Vandemark Road to Stone Road, east on Stone Road to Beat Road, north on Beat Road to SR 18. The road will reopen on August 1, 2014.
Interstate 71 - ***UPDATE***
I-71, from the Wayne County line to just south of State Route 18 (between mile markers 200 and 218), will have intermittent single lane closures for finalization work as part of a spot patching pavement repair project. One lane of traffic will be maintained at all times in each direction. The project is expected to be complete by early August 2014.
Interstate 76 - ***UPDATE***
I-76, from State Route 57 to the Summit County line, has intermittent lane restrictions as part of the I-76 rehabilitation project. All paving work is complete; however, the contractor has miscellaneous work to finalize. 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 mid-August 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.
Sleepy Hollow Road 
Sleepy Hollow Road, at its bridge over Interstate 71 in Brunswick Township, is closed for a bridge rehabilitation project. Motorists are encouraged to use US Route 42, State Route 303 and County Road 17 around the closure. The road is expected to be closed through October, 2014.

RICHLAND COUNTY
 — 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.
 
WAYNE COUNTY
State Route 94 —  ***NEW***
SR 94 will close at two locations between US Route 30 and State Route 241, on Monday, July 28 for two culvert replacements. The first location to be repaired is between Jericho Road and Baumgartner Road, and the second culvert replacement will be just north of Withrich Road. The detour route for southbound motorists is SR 94 to US 30, east on US 30 to SR 241, south on SR 241 to SR 94, and reverse for northbound motorists. The road is expected to reopen on August 15, 2014.
State Route 94 
SR 94, from Fox Lake Road to US Route 30A, has intermittent lane restrictions for finalization work as part of a resurfacing project. One lane of traffic will be maintained at all times. The project is expected to be complete in September 2014.
State Route 226 
SR 226, between the village of Shreve and State Route 3, has intermittent lane restrictions for finalization work as part of a resurfacing project. One lane of traffic will be maintained at all times with flaggers. The project is expected to be complete by August 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 in early August 2014.

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