Road construction and maintenance projects


Ohio Department of Transportation Districts 1 and 7



ALLEN COUNTY

The following locations will be reduced to one lane through the work zones for pavement repair. Work is being performed by the ODOT Allen County maintenance garage:

State Route 81 from Kemp Road to the Hardin County line

U.S. 30, east of Beaverdam, over Swaney Road and Pevee Road

State Route 115 from state Route 65 to the Putnam County line will be reduced to one lane through the work zone for pavement repair and resurfacing. Work is being performed by Pavement Maintenance Systems, Imlay City, Mich.

Interstate 75, and also Bentley Road and Napoleon Road will be affected during bridge deck replacements on Napoleon Road over Interstate 75, Beaverdam, and Bentley Road over Interstate 75, Bluffton. Work is being performed by Eagle Bridge, Sidney. The following are current impacts related to the project:

Napoleon Road

Napoleon Road bridge over I-75 closed May 22 and will remain closed until late fall.

Traffic detoured onto Sugar Creek Road, Swaney Road and Lincoln Highway (state Route 696) back to Napoleon Road.

The northbound exit ramp from Interstate 75 to Napoleon Road closed May 30 until late fall.

Traffic detoured north on Interstate 75, east on Lincoln Highway (state Route 696), south on Swaney Road and west on Sugar Creek Road back to Napoleon Road; or west onto Lincoln Highway (state Route 696) back to S. West Street in Beaverdam.

The entrance ramp to Interstate 75 southbound from Napoleon Road will remain open

Motorists traveling northbound on Interstate 75 wishing to access state Route 696 are advised to do so via exit 135 (state Route 696/U.S. 30) at Beaverdam. No access to state Route 696 from Interstate 75 northbound at the Napoleon Road exit will be available.

Bentley Road (exit 140)

Two bridges on Bentley Road at exit 140 (one over Interstate 75 and one over the railroad north of Interstate 75) closed June 5 until late fall.

Both the southbound entrance and exit ramps at Bentley Road also closed on June 5 until late October.

Interstate 75 northbound traffic will be detoured to the state Route 103 (exit 142) interchange back to Bentley Road.

Interstate 75 southbound traffic is advised to access Bentley Road via the state Route 103 interchange (exit 142) and follow state Route 103 through Bluffton back to Bentley Road. (see map)

The northbound ramps at the interchange remain open; however, left turns onto Bentley Road from northbound Interstate 75 are not permitted.

Interstate 75

Interstate 75 both northbound and southbound will be periodically reduced to one lane at times beneath both the Napoleon Road and Bentley Road bridge structures during certain operations related to construction.

Lane closures will occur sporadically and are expected to occur mostly during daytime hours but some nighttime closures may occur.

AUGLAIZE COUNTY

State Route 119 between State Route 716 and State Route 66, Daily lane closures July 24th – September 30th between the hours of 7 am and 8 pm. One lane will remain open in each direction.

State Route 274 between State Route 364 and State Route 29, Daily lane closures July 24th – September 30th between the hours of 7 am and 8 pm. One lane will remain open in each direction.

US 33 between State Route 65 and State Route 366, Daily lane closures August 21st – October 15th between the hours of 7 am and 6 pm. One lane will remain open in each direction at all times.

State Route 364 between State Route 219 and State Route 703, Daily lane closures August 21st – October 15th between the hours of 7 am and 6 pm. One lane will remain open in each direction at all times.

I-75 between State Route 219 and Breese Road, Nightly lane closures August 6th – October 31st between the hours of 6 pm and 7 am. One lane will remain open in each direction.

HANCOCK COUNTY

Interstate 75 northbound exit ramp to county Road 99 will remain open but will be narrowed during pavement repairs. In addition, traffic on county Road 99 over Interstate 75 will be reduced to one lane, also for pavement repair. Work is being performed by the ODOT Hancock County maintenance garage.

State Route 37 just south of township Road 168, approximately three miles north of Houcktown, is now open following a culvert replacement.

State Route 103 just east of Interstate 75, Bluffton, is now open following a culvert replacement.

State Route 186/state Route 235 overlap, in the village of McComb, which was to close Sept. 14 for approximately five days for a railroad crossing repair, has been delayed until Sept. 28. State Route 186 traffic detoured onto state Route 613, Todd Street/township Road 235, township Road 97/state Route 235 back to state Route 186. State Route 235 traffic detoured onto state Route 613, Todd Street/township Road 235 and township Road 97 back to state Route 235. Work is being performed by Roadsafe Traffic Systems. (see map)

Interstate 75 northbound just north of state Route 103, Bluffton, will have reduced-width lanes through the work zone for replacement of curb and guard rail. Two lanes of traffic will be maintained the majority of the time, but some intermittent lane closures will occur during daytime and nighttime hours. Work is being performed by Eagle Bridge, Sidney.

The following locations will be restricted to one lane through the work zone during installation of center line rumble stripes. Work will continue until mid-October. Work is being performed by Gerken Paving, Napoleon:

U.S. 224 from state Route 235 to just west of Findlay

U.S. 224 from the east side of Findlay to the Seneca County line

State Route 12 from Findlay to Fostoria, excluding the village of Arcadia

State Route 235 from the Hardin County line to county Road 304 will be reduced to one lane through the work zone for pavement repair and resurfacing. Work is being performed by Bluffton Paving, Bluffton.

State Route 12 just east of Benton Ridge closed July 17 for approximately 60 days for a bridge deck repair. The route is expected to reopen with the week. Traffic is detoured onto state Route 235, U.S. 224 and Interstate 75 back to state Route 12. Work is being performed by Global Outdoor Solutions, Cleveland. (see map)

Resurfacing of the following routes within the city of Findlay will resume Sept. 18, following work completed by the city of Findlay. Traffic will be restricted to one lane through the work zone. Work is being performed by M&B Asphalt, Old Fort.

State Route 37 from Lincoln Avenue to Blanchard Avenue

State Route 568 from Main Street to Beech Avenue

U.S. 68 from the Findlay airport to Eagle Creek, south of Findlay, will have daily lane closures in both directions for installation of cable barrier in the median which began August 12. The cable has been installed. Seeding and mulching of grassed areas is underway. The project is expected to be completed in October. The project also includes the installation of overhead lighting and the removal of the caution flasher at Western Avenue. Work is being performed by Lake Erie Construction, Norwalk.

HARDIN COUNTY

State Route 117 just south of Roundhead has been rescheduled to close Oct. 25 for approximately three weeks for a culvert replacement. Traffic will be detoured onto state Route 235 and U.S. 33 back to state Route 117. Work is being performed by VTF, Celina.

Traffic will be reduced to one lane through the work zone for pavement repair and resurfacing at the following locations. Work is being performed by Bluffton Paving, Bluffton:

U.S. 68 in the village of Dunkirk from the south corporation limit to Washington Street

State Route 235 from state Route 117 to state Route 309

State Route 235 from the north corporation limit of Ada to the Hancock County line

State Route 81 at township Road 55 east of Ada will be reduced to one lane through the work zone during a drainage tile repair project. Work is being performed by the ODOT Hardin County maintenance garage.

State Route 31 between township Road 265 and state Route 273, north of Mount Victory, is restricted to one lane through the work zone during bridge repair work which began August 14. Work is being performed by Crossroads Construction, Cambridge. Traffic will be affected by the project as follows:

The project will occur on a bridge over Painter Creek just south of township Road 206, and a bridge over Wolf Creek north of township Road 265.

Work will affect only one bridge at a time. Traffic will be initially maintained with flaggers.

The crew will continue to work on the Wolf Creek structure for approximately two weeks.

Work is occurring from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. each day

No lane restrictions will occur during nighttime hours or weekends.

Signage in advance of the project advises motorists to slow their speed when approaching the work zone.

On Oct. 2, state Route 31 between township Road 265 and state Route 273 will close for 14 days. Traffic will be detoured onto state Route 292 and state Route 273 back to state Route 31.

Project will complete in late fall. (see map one, map two)

State Route 235 between county Road 110 and township Road 120, south of Alger, will be reduced to one lane beginning the week of Sept. 18 for a culvert replacement. On Sept. 25, the road will then close for approximately three weeks. Traffic detoured onto state Route 309 to U.S. 68/state Route 67 to state Route 67 back to state Route 235. Work is being performed by the ODOT Hardin County maintenance garage. (see map)

PUTNAM COUNTY

The following locations will be reduced to one lane through the work zones for pavement repair. Work is being performed by the ODOT Putnam County maintenance garage.

State Route 114 in the village of Kalida

State Route 613 from state Route 108 to state Route 65

State Route 694 east of its intersection with state Route 115

U.S. 224 from the Van Wert County line to the Hancock County line

SHELBY COUNTY

I-75 between State Route 119 and State Route 274, Nightly lane closures August 27th – September 30th between the hours of 7 pm and 6 am. One lane will remain open in each direction.

State Route 29 between Cisco Road and West Russell Road, Shoulder closures August 7th – November 17th. *There could be intermittent lane closures in this area between 7 am and 4 pm.

State Route 66 between Enterprise Drive and Greenback Road, ROAD CLOSURE July 10th – October 13th. The official detour is: State Route 47 to I-75 to State Route 29 to State Route 705

I-75 near State Route 29, Nightly lane closures October 1st – 5th between the hours of 7 pm and 3 am. One lane will remain open in each direction at all times.

I-75 near State Route 219, Nightly lane closures October 8th – 12th between the hours of 7 pm and 3 am. One lane will remain open in each direction at all times.

VAN WERT COUNTY

State Route 709 between Jonestown Road and Venedocia Street/Marys Road, west of Venedocia, will close Oct. 9 for approximately 14 days for bridge repair at two locations. Traffic detoured onto state Route 116, state Route 81 and U.S. 127 back to state Route 81. Work is being performed by Global Outdoor Solutions, Cleveland. (see map)

U.S. 30, both eastbound and westbound, is restricted to one lane through the work zone at the following locations for projects which will repair the pavement and joints, improve drainage and resurface the route. The project will complete in October. Work is being performed by Shelly Company, Findlay:

From just east of township Road 127 to just east of county Road 185

From U.S. 224 to near the Indiana state line

The ramps at the U.S. 224 interchange with U.S. 30 will be affected by the project as follows:

The exit ramp from U.S. 30 westbound to U.S. 224 and the entrance ramp from U.S. 224 to U.S. 30 westbound closed Sept. 21 for 21 days.

U.S. 30 westbound to U.S. 224 traffic detoured onto U.S. 30 westbound to state Route 49 back to U.S. 224. (see maps)

U.S. 224 to U.S. 30 westbound traffic detoured onto U.S. 30 eastbound to U.S. 127 back to U.S. 30 westbound. (see maps)

The ramps on the south side of the interchange will remain open.

All ramps at the interchange will be resurfaced.

Nighttime paving is under way and will continue for two weeks with traffic reduced to one lane through the work zone.

The project also includes repair and resurfacing of the entrances and exits at both the eastbound and westbound rest areas on U.S. 30 west of Van Wert. Both parks will close Sept. 25 for approximately 10 days while the repair work is occurring.

The project will also upgrade the truck weigh station, which involves repair and resurfacing of the entrance and exit, parking lot and sidewalk. The station closed Sept. 21 for approximately 14 days during the repair work.

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Ohio Department of Transportation Districts 1 and 7

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