Stories tagged with: Muskingum County Engineer's Office

June 18, 2014 - 1:26pm
2 years 9 weeks ago

The Muskingum County Engineer's Office announced Wednesday the Gaysport Bridge spanning the Muskingum River will be closing next week.

Officials say starting Monday, June 23 the bridge will be closed for repairs until Thursday, July 3.

The project length will be weather permitting.

Motorists should use an alternate route.



May 8, 2014 - 4:05pm
2 years 15 weeks ago

The Muskingum County Engineer's Office is alerting motorists of upcoming road repairs on Airport Road.

Officials say Airport  Road will be reduced to one lane beginning Monday between Air Park Road and Pine Valley Drive.

Traffic through the work zone will be maintained by traffic lights.

Crews are repairing the road in preparation of road resurfacing.

The project, weather permitting, is expected to last until Friday.


April 18, 2014 - 7:49am
2 years 18 weeks ago

 The Muskingum County Engineer reminds residents that Green Valley Road will close next week. 

The roadway will close on Monday April, 21 for a seven week bridge replacement. The closure occurs between State Route 313 and Pine Lake Road. The engineers offices asks you to plan your route accordingly and allow more time to reach your destination. 

The project length will be weather permitting. 


February 28, 2014 - 6:48pm
2 years 25 weeks ago

Matt Russell, Administrative Deputy at the Muskingum County Engineer's Office, says the MCEO currently has 300 tons of salt left to last them until the end of winter. Typically the Muskingum County Engineer's Office uses 3,000 to 4,000 tons of salt a year. This year, that number has nearly doubled to 6,000 tons. Russell says because they have maxed out their state contract, it's unlikely they will order more salt.

"You'd have to pay more if you can actually get it,...

November 13, 2013 - 11:03pm
2 years 40 weeks ago

Wednesday evening the County Commissioners invited the public to an informational forum to educate them about the possibility of raising license plate fees.

According to Muskingum County Engineer, Doug Davis' presentation Wednesday evening, there are 415 bridges in the county. 36% of these bridges are considered functionally obsolete, meaning they are aged and do not meet today's standards and 18% are structurally deficient, meaning the bridge is weakening and prone to flooding.

July 26, 2013 - 4:57am
3 years 4 weeks ago

The Muskingum County Engineer's Office said they've closed Piper Drive through Friday for a slip and culvert repair.

The closure occurs between Tucker Road and Leadom Hollow Road.

The engineer's offices asks that you use alternate routes during this time.

June 19, 2013 - 3:36pm
3 years 9 weeks ago

If you travel Boggs Road in Muskingum County , you will need to take an alternate route on Thursday.

The Muskingum County Engineer's Office announced Boggs Road will be closed from 7:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. for road repairs.

The closure will occur between the intersections of Lovers Lane and Jackson road.


June 18, 2013 - 2:21pm
3 years 9 weeks ago

The Muskingum County Engineer's Office announces a road closure.

Officials say Pinecrest Drive will be closed Wednesday from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. for culvert replacement.

The closure will occur on the east side of  the Jersey Ridge Road intersection.

Motorists should use an alternate route.

May 31, 2013 - 7:51am
3 years 11 weeks ago

 The Muskingum County Engineer's Office will close a segment of roadway next week. 

Longshore Lane in Wayne Township will be closed daily Tuesday, June 4 and Wednesday, June 5 for bridge repairs.

The project is weather permitting. Anyone with questions should contact the Muskingum County Engineer's Office at (740) 454-0155. 

May 6, 2013 - 3:12pm
3 years 15 weeks ago

Monday afternoon, three construction companies from Zanesville, Thornville and Gambier, attempted to out bid one another for three road resurfacing projects this summer.

The blind bids were read allowed to the Muskingum County Commissioners and the Engineers Office for three separate road projects.

" Roads such as Old River Road, Kearns Drive,” said Administrative Deputy for the Engineers Office, Matt Russell. “We have Pinecrest Drive, Fairview Road, Potts Lane...

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