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Construction update Southern Ohio Veterans  Memorial Highway

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Construction Update

Upcoming ODOT Work Through Next Week

Through the week ending April 28, 2018: The following traffic advisory includes road construction and major maintenance projects requiring long-term lane restrictions and/or closures in Scioto County as part of the S.R. 823 (Southern Ohio Veterans Memorial Highway) project. For more information regarding the project, visit www.pgg823.com, and for statewide information regarding road conditions affected by weather, construction, maintenance or accidents, visit ODOT on the web at www.Ohgo.com

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Southern Ohio Veterans 
Memorial Highway

MAY 7 – JUNE 20, 2018

  • The on-ramp from S.R. 140 to U.S. 52 East will be closed for barrier wall and bridge construction. Traffic will be detoured via S.R. 140, Gallia Street/C.R. 503 (Ohio River Road) and Center Street.

THRU APRIL 2018

  • U.S. 52 will be subject to single-lane restrictions between the S.R. 140 and the C.R. 550/Wheelersburg exits for bridge construction and lighting installation. The single-lane restrictions will be in effect Saturdays through Thursdays, with restrictions lifted in both directions on Fridays. A reduced speed limit is also in effect.
  • U.S. 23 South will be reduced to one lane between S.R. 728/348 and C.R. 55 (Fairground Road) for culvert fill work. Southbound traffic will be maintained in one lane during daytime working hours, from approximately 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.; northbound traffic should not be affected by this restriction.
  • C.R. 31 (Swauger Valley Road) will be subject to intermittent, single-lane restrictions between T.R. 234 (Shumway Hollow Road) and South Street in Minford for bridge construction. Traffic will be maintained by flaggers when crew are at work, from approximately 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily.
  • C.R. 29 (Blue Run Road) will be subject to intermittent, single-lane restrictions at   T.R. 381 (Flowers Ison Road) for bridge construction. Traffic will be maintained by flaggers when crew are at work, from approximately 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily.
  • C.R. 28 (Lucasville-Minford Road) will be reduced to one lane between T.R. 381 (Flowers Ison Road) and T.R. 1570 (Rase’s Mountain Drive) for bridge construction. Traffic will be maintained with flaggers when crews are at work, from approximately 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily.

THRU EARLY MAY 2018

  • C.R. 503 (Ohio River Road) will be subject to single-lane restrictions between S.R. 140/Webster Street and Egbert Street for bridge construction and lighting work. Traffic will be maintained in one lane by flaggers as needed when crews are at work.

THRU MAY 2018

  • S.R. 335 is reduced to one lane between C.R. 31 (Swauger Valley Road) and C.R.246 (Stout Hollow Road) for bridge construction. Traffic is being maintained in one, 11-foot lane with temporary signals.
  • S.R. 335 will be reduced to one lane between T.R. 234 (Shumway Hollow Road) and C.R. 12 (Bennett Schoolhouse Road) for striping and conduit installation. Traffic will be maintained by flaggers when crews are at work, from approximately 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily.

THRU MID-JUNE 2018

  • S.R. 140 will be subject to intermittent, single-lane restrictions between C.R. 503 (Ohio River Road) and T.R. 251 (Hastings Hill Road) for bridge construction and finishing work. Traffic will be maintained by flaggers when crews are at work, from approximately 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily.

THRU JULY 2018

  • North Pershing Avenue in the city of Portsmouth has been closed for reconstruction and relocation. Traffic is being detoured via Marne Avenue.

THRU DECEMBER 2018

  • C.R. 246 (Stout Hollow Road) is closed at its junction with C.R. 243 (Dutch Ridge Road) for excavation and bridge construction. The closure will be in effect throughout the duration of the project.
  • T.R. 234 (Shumway Hollow Road) is closed for relocation and interchange construction. The closure will be in effect throughout the duration of the project.
  • Blasting operations are under way, and although there will be no affect to traffic during operations, residents in the general project area may experience sound or ground vibrations from the blasting, which is expected to occur weekdays during the noon hour and again in late afternoon or early evening. Blasting will continue intermittently throughout the duration of the project.

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