The Muskingum County Engineer's Office announces its going to be closing Licking Road Thursday morning.
Officials say the road will be closed at around 7:30 a.m. and will reopen by 10:30 a.m. for asphalt application as part of the West Pike sanitary project.
The closure will occur between the Interstate 70 overpass and the American Electric Power entrance.
The project is weather permitting.
Officials advise using an alternate route.