Stories tagged with: ODOT

May 4, 2015 - 6:14am
37 min 33 sec ago

The Ohio Department of Transportation District 5 announced beginning Monday, State Route 93 in Muskingum County will be closed.

The road will close between the westbound exit and entrance ramps of I-70 and extend north approximately 1000 ft. The State Route 93 interchange ramps to and from I-70 westbound will remain closed during this time as well.

The road will close approximately seven days while crews work to complete a mine grouting project started last summer.


April 19, 2015 - 7:19pm
2 weeks 11 hours ago

Highway resurfacing will cause lane restrictions near Gratiot starting Monday, April 19th. 

Crews will be resurfacing lanes at the Gratiot interchange and five miles east in Muskingum County. According to the Ohio Department of Transportation there will also be resurfacing on Mount Perry Road at the Gratiot interchange.

Flaggers will be used on Mount Perry Road. Closures on I-70 will be limited between 7:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. Monday-Thursday and between 7:00 a.m. and 2:00 p....

April 14, 2015 - 8:23am
2 weeks 5 days ago

Drivers across south eastern Ohio will experience lane closures as crack sealing operations begin for this construction season. 

Crews will be paving routes in Coshocton, Guernsey and Knox counties. Work will start with US 36 in Coshocton County from Nellie to Coshocton. 

The Ohio Department of Transportation said in two lane sections traffic will be maintained with flaggers, four lane sections will be maintained with temporary lane closures. 

Drivers are...

April 13, 2015 - 7:03am
2 weeks 6 days ago

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NEWTON TOWNSHIP, OHIO (WHIZ) - Township Road 265 in Newton Township will be closed for culvert and bridge replacement between State Route 93 and Huggins Road starting Monday. The engineer's office says the closure is expected to last ten days.

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April 9, 2015 - 6:54am
3 weeks 3 days ago

 The Ohio Department of Transportation's traffic website is reporting some road closures in our area due to high water. 

According to State Route 669 in Morgan County is closed near McConnelsville.

There's also a road closure in Coshocton County on State Route 715. The roadway there is closed between County Road 20 and the Village of Walhonding. 

The Muskingum County Sheriff's Office said they've also gotten reports of high water on State Route 16 in...

March 30, 2015 - 7:23am
4 weeks 6 days ago

A road closure will affect motorists in Guernsey County starting Monday. 

State Route 660 is closed as the Ohio Department of Transportation crews work just north of Coleman and south of Sugar Grove Road to replace a culvert. 

The road will remain closed from now until after 5pm on Friday. 

Traffic will be detoured via State Route 313 east to State Route 821 and north to State Route 209 North and reverse.



March 29, 2015 - 9:55pm
5 weeks 8 hours ago

Beginning Monday, April 6 the one and off ramps of I-70 westbound will be closed for several weeks. 

The closure is part of a mine grouting project which started last summer. The ramps will be closed for three weeks, and the Ohio Department of Transportation has set up detours for the construction period. Traffic wanting to use the westbound exit lane will be detoured at Airport Road and can use U.S. 22/40 west to state route 93. Traffic using the westbound on ramp will be...

March 24, 2015 - 5:07pm
5 weeks 5 days ago

 The Ohio Department of Transportation announced Tuesday  an I-70 ramp closure in Muskingum County.

Officials say the US 22/US 40 to I-70 eastbound on ramp in Norwich will be closed Wednesday.

The ramp will close beginning at 8:30a.m. and remain closed until 3:00p.m for maintenance.

Traffic will be detoured from US 22/US 40 East to SR 83 to east I-70


March 6, 2015 - 11:20am
8 weeks 2 days ago

An over $184,000 project is set to take place in the Village of New Concord on Monday. 

The Ohio Department of Transportation said work includes new sidewalks, crosswalks and curb ramps, as well as upgrades to intersections on various village streets.

Work is being done by Buds Incorporated. 

The project is expected to be completed by July 1, 2015, weather permitting.



March 6, 2015 - 10:34am
8 weeks 2 days ago

Those traveling Interstate 77 in Guernsey County will see delays and lane restrictions starting next week. 

Beginning Monday March 9, The Ohio Department of Transportation said they'll begin removing trees on the west side of the roadway. 

Once clearing is complete lanes will be restricted for loose rock removal. 

ODOT said the southbound driving lane will be closed the day of tree removal. The lane will be closed around the clock for a total of 35 days, with...

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