Interstate 75 between Napoleon Road and state Route 235, just south of the village of Beaverdam to three miles north of the village of Bluffton, in Allen and Hancock counties, will experience lane restrictions and ramp closures for paving and reconstruction through November 2020. Visit the project page for more information.
Beginning Aug. 7, northbound passing lane at SR 696, Beaverdam, will be shifted to the southbound side.
Nighttime lane restrictions, 7 p.m. – 7 a.m., resumed on July 19 and will continue for approximately two months for paving operations.
Interstate 75, both directions, in the city of Lima between 4th Street and State Route 81, will have lane restrictions from 4 a.m. to noon, Monday – Friday, beginning August 10 for warranty pavement repairs.
State Route 65/Elm Street and Pine Street at their intersection in the city of Lima closed June 1 for replacement of the bridges over the Ottawa River. Completion is expected in late fall. Visit the project page for more information.
Elm Street and Pine Street intersection on the southern side of the project will close overnight August 27-28 to pour the bridge decks, weather permitting.
The bridges at Elm Street and Pine Street are closed at the intersection of Elm Street and Pine Street.
Eastbound detour: Central Avenue to Market Street to Bellefontaine Avenue (SR 309/SR 117).
Westbound detour: Bellefontaine Avenue (SR 309/ SR 117) to Market Street to S. Union Street.
State Route 117 (Shawnee Road) between Garden Boulevard and Cable Road, in the city of Lima, is open following a bridge rehabilitation project. Lane restrictions are expected for the installation of reflective pavement markings.
State Route 198 Water/Sewer Construction – Expect SR 198 in Wapakoneta to close between SR 67 and U.S. 33 on Tuesday, September 8 through Tuesday, December 1 from 7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. This is a City of Wapakoneta project. The detour will be posted in the work zone.
State Route 68/Detroit Street within the city of Kenton, from Harris Street to state Route 67/Epsy Street, is complete. Finish work will continue through the work zone with minimal impact to traffic.
U.S. 68 (Detroit Street) between Franklin Street and Espy Street, within the city of Kenton will be closed through August 31 for water line installation. Traffic may be restricted on Fontaine Street (U.S. 68) and Espy Street (S.R. 67).
Detour: S. 68 southbound, left onto Carroll St., right onto SR 31 (Main Street), right onto Letson Ave., back to U.S. 68.
Detour: S. 68 northbound, right onto Letson Ave., left onto SR 31 (Main Street), left onto Carrol St., back to U.S. 68.
Lincoln Street/township Road 44 within the village of Ada, between Klingler Road and Union Street, closed for approximately 160 days on Apr. 20 for roadway reconstruction including storm sewer, water main, curb and gutter, and sidewalk. For more information, including a map of the location, visit the project page.
Southern Detour: Main Street/SR 235 to Lima Avenue/TR 50 to Klinger Road/County Road 35.
Northern Detour: Main Street/SR 235 to W. North Avenue/SR 81 to Klinger Road/County Road 35.
Access to Ada Medical and Diagnostic Center will be maintained at all times.
State Route 235 between the village of Roundhead and the village of Alger will be restricted to one lane through the work zone for pavement repairs.
U.S. 224 between the village of Ottawa and State Route 235, Hancock County, will be restricted to one lane through the work zone for a resurfacing project. For next week, paving will continue in the Putnam County portion. The project will complete in late September.
U.S. 224 within the village of Ottawa will have lane restrictions for the installation of sidewalk ramps in accordance with the American with Disabilities Act (ADA). The project is expected to be completed within three weeks.
U.S. 224 between the village of Kalida and the village of Ottawa will have lane restrictions for drainage work.
State Route 15 at the intersection of State Route 613 will have lane restrictions for drainage work.
State Route 65 between the Allen County line and the village of Ottawa will have lane restrictions for drainage work.
State Route 108 between SR 613 and Township Road G, approximately one mile south of the village of Miller City, will close on Aug. 3 for approximately 75 days for bridge deck and slope repair over the Miller City cutoff.
Detour: SR 613 to SR 109 to SR 18 back to SR 108 (See map).
State Route 189 at County Road 21, approximately one mile east of the village of Fort Jennings, will close Aug. 10 for approximately 19 days for culvert replacements. Reopening is expected on August 28.
Detour: SR 634 to U.S. 224 to SR 115 back to SR 189 (See map).
State Route 613 just east of SR 109, near West Leipsic will close September 8 for three days for a culvert replacement.
Detour: SR 109 to SR 65 back to SR 613 (See map).
Interstate 75 Resurfacing – Expect nightly lane restrictions on I-75 between SR 274 and U.S. 33, in each direction, on Sunday, June 28 through Tuesday, September 15, from 8:00 p.m. – 7:00 a.m. Traffic will be maintained on I-75.
Interstate 75 Bridge Repairs – Expect nightly lane restrictions in Franklin Township on I-75 at Meranda Road, in each direction, on Sunday, July 26, through Tuesday, September 2, from 8:00 p.m. – 6:00 a.m. The contractor will be painting the Meranda Road Bridge over I-75. The vertical clearance has been reduced to 16’-0”. Traffic will be maintained.
State Route 29 Resurfacing – Expect daily lane closures on SR 29 between I-75 and SR 119 Tuesday, July 28 to Monday, August 31 from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Traffic will be maintained by flaggers.
State Route 274 Resurfacing – Expect daily lane closures on SR 274 between Progress Drive and Island Avenue Tuesday, July 28 to Monday, August 31 from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Traffic will be maintained by flaggers.
State Route 47 Repairs - Expect lane restrictions in Sidney on SR 47 between Fourth Avenue and Walnut Avenue, in each direction, on Monday, March 2 through Friday, September 18, from 7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. The City of Sidney Crews will be installing a median barrier, guardrail, street lighting, and a sidewalk.
State Route 119 Resurfacing – Expect lane restrictions on SR 119 between I-75 and SR 65, in each direction, on Monday, August 24 through Friday, October 30, from 7:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. One 10’ lane will be maintained in the work zone.
VAN WERT COUNTY
U.S. 30 at U.S. 224, both eastbound and westbound, Van Wert, will be restricted to one lane through the work zone beginning Aug. 10 for a project that will reconstruct and lower the pavement beneath the U.S. 224 overhead to increase vertical clearance. The project also includes drainage work, and replacement of barrier wall and guardrail. The project is expected to be completed late October.
The ramp from U.S. 224 northbound to U.S. 30 westbound will close on September 11 for approximately 30 days.
Detour: U.S. 30 eastbound to U.S. 127 back to U.S. 30 westbound (see map).
U.S. 30 traffic will be maintained in one lane in each direction.
Liberty Union Road from U.S. 30 to Terry Road will close Aug. 10 for approximately three months.
Multi Route paving project will begin work Aug. 10. The project includes resurfacing of the existing pavement, pavement repairs, work on curb ramps, and widening of bridge approaches on U.S. 224. Lane restrictions will be in place with traffic being maintained by flaggers. Work is expected to be finished by early October. U.S. 224 from the Indiana state line to the city of Van Wert.
U.S. 127 from the CSX Railroad line north of Main St. to the intersection of U.S. 127, U.S. 224, and Marsh Rd.
SR 118 in Van Wert the bridge over Town Creek to U.S. 127/Washington St.
SR 709 from SR 118 to Township Road 58.