WCH Road Report

 

updated as of 9/24/14

updated as of 9/24/14

 

Adams County

MONDAY, MARCH 24: S.R. 125 will be closed between Riley Hollow and Hazelbaker roads for a bridge replacement project. The closure is anticipated to be in effect through mid-summer, and while the route is closed, motorists will be detoured via S.R. 348 and Blue Creek Road. The original start date of March 17 was postponed due to a delay in the delivery of materials. (#14-0004)

Brown County

A slide repair project is under way on U.S. 52. Contractors are working as weather permits to repair a rock slide at the 3.58-mile marker, between the Brown-Clermont County line and Higginsport. Crews will be working as weather permits, and traffic will be maintained in two lanes with temporary pavement and flaggers. Motorists are advised of lane shifts and possible restrictions. The project is anticipated to be completed by mid-summer. (#13-0601)

MONDAY, MARCH 10: S.R. 286 will be closed between Bodman Road and U.S. 69 for a bridge replacement project. The route will be closed for up to 75 days, and motorists will be detoured via U.S. 68, S.R. 131 and U.S. 50 at Marathon. The project is anticipated to be completed in mid-summer. (#13-0512)

MONDAY, MARCH 10: S.R. 763 will be closed between West Fork Road and S.R. 353 for a dual bridge replacement project. The route will be closed for up to 150 days, and motorists will be detoured via S.R. 41, U.S. 52, U.S. 62, and S.R. 353. (#13-8048)

Clinton County

A resurfacing project is scheduled for Lebanon Road (entire length), Clarksville Road (entire length) and Center Road (Nelson to 68).  Lane closures and delays may be encountered but traffic will be maintained during this project, with no anticipated road closures

 

A roadway sealing project (chip and seal) is under way in Clinton County.  Over 62 miles of county and township roads throughout Clinton County will be sealed.  Lan closures and delays may be encountered but traffic will be maintained during this project, with no anticipated road closures.

 

Fayette County

 Anderson Road from Cross Road to SR 41 will be closed until Friday, Sept. 26 for Paving of Intersection

Thursday, August 7
I-71 will be reduced to one lane in each direction between SR 41 and SR 323 from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. each night for pavement work.  All lanes will reopen at 6 a.m. each day. Completion: Sept. 30

Ongoing Work:
US 35 will be reduced to one lane in each direction between Harmony Road and Palmer Road from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. for pavement resurfacing. Completion: Sept. 30

Washington Good Hope from Pisgah to Eyman Rd is closed for Culvert Replacement.

 Prairie Road from Hidy to Gregg is closed until further notice for Bridge Replacement.

 

Highland County

 Sinking Spring between Harriett and Elmville will be closed today (9/24/14) for culvert repair.  The opening time is 5 p.m.

Stringtown between Marconette and SR 321 is closed until October 9, 2014 for culvert work

Polk between Gist Settlement and Carrytown will be closed until October 15, 2014 for box culvert repair.

 

 

Jackson County There are no significant lane restrictions or closures on the state highway system due to construction or major maintenance projects.

Lawrence County

 As part of the Ironton-Russell Bridge replacement, First Street in Ironton is closed for construction of the Ohio approach. The closure will be in effect through March 10, and once it is reopened, the contractors will return to Campbell Avenue to close it for approach construction. Progression of this phase of the project and the duration of closures will be contingent upon the weather. Motorists will be detoured locally in downtown.

The Ironton-Russell Bridge replacement project is under way, with work being conducted off affected roadways. In addition to localized closures affecting downtown traffic, motorists are advised of equipment entering and exiting the work zone in Ironton and at the U.S. 23 viaduct in Kentucky. (#11-0628)

Pike County

MONDAY, MARCH 10: C.R. 85 (Tennyson Road) will be closed at its junction with C.R. 21 (Sunfish Creek Road), approximately one mile east of S.R. 772, for a bridge rehabilitation project. The closure will be in effect for up to 120 days, and while the route is closed, motorists will be detoured via S.R. 772 and S.R. 32. (#14-0026)

S.R. 32 is reduced to one lane in the westbound direction at the 20.24-mile marker for a slide repair project. The project site is situated between the CSX Railroad underpass (east of Beaver Creek Road) and the Darst Road/Beaver Pike intersection. Throughout construction, traffic will be maintained in at least one lane in each direction, although eastbound traffic should not be affected. The project is scheduled to be completed in late spring 2014. (#13-0530)

Preliminary operations for a slip repair project on S.R. 335 are under way. Crews will be repairing a slip just south of C.R. 56 (Carrs Run Road), approximately four miles north of T.R. 522 (Overly Road). Once major construction begins, the route will be reduced to one lane, and traffic will be maintained by temporary traffic signals. The project is scheduled to be completed in early summer 2014. (#13-0503)

A slip repair project has begun on S.R. 104, at the 4.6-mile marker, just north of C.R. 21 (Sunfish Creek Road). Crews will be placing rock channel protection along the slope, and during the first phase of construction, there should be little impact to traffic. The project is anticipated to be completed in early summer. (#13-0560)

Ross County

An intersection improvement/turn lane addition project on Main Street (U.S. 50) in Chillicothe is nearing completion. Crews have minor finishing work to complete, and there should be little to no impact to traffic; all traffic will be maintained by flaggers and arrow boards as needed when crews are at work. (#13-0388)

Scioto County

U.S. 52 is now open to two lanes of traffic in each direction between the S.R. 239 interchange and the Scioto River bridges at the Portsmouth corporation limit following the first phase of a major rehabilitation project. While the project has been suspended for the cold-weather months, work will resume in mid to late-March when contractors return to the site to complete paving operations. (#12-3008)

U.S. 23 South is reduced to one, 12-foot lane (southbound direction only) at the Portsmouth corporation limit for a slip repair. The project site is located between Selma/Richard Street and Lowry Hollow Road. Northbound traffic should not be affected by this project, and all work is scheduled to be completed by early summer 2014. (#13-0547)