The Ohio Department of Transportation announced multiple projects it is undergoing this week in Muskingum County.
Starting Monday October 27, multiple ramps will be closed on I-70 for bridge inspections. From 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. The 6th Street on-ramp and Maple Ave./SR60N exit ramp will be closed. That is exit 153B.
Then from 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. The Maple Ave./SR60S on-ramp and 5th Street exit ramp will be closed. That is exit 154. ODOT recommends using the State...
The winter season is slowly approaching and the Ohio Department of Transportation is preparing itself accordingly.
ODOT held its Annual Operational Readiness Event this morning to begin their fine-tuning operations. This will help to ensure every snow plow, truck and spreader is prepared to hit the roads when the winter season begins. Muskingum County Manager, Phil Valentine discussed what their Winter Readiness Event entails.
With winter weather right around the corner, the Ohio Department of Transportation is conducting its Winter Weather Preparedness Days. Tuesday they were in Morgan County.
ODOT workers drove 75,360 miles removing snow and ice from the roads using 5,871 tons of salt in Morgan County last year. David Rose, PR Officer for ODOT District 10 said these events are to ensure their trucks, mechanics and drivers are prepared for the winter,
The Ohio Department of Transportation's Ohio Bridge Partnership Program is helping to replace bridges throughout the state.
Over three years nearly $120 million is being granted to county engineer offices across the state. There are 11 bridges in Muskingum County that have qualified for this program, and they will be replaced over the next three years.
"There's a tremendous need at the local level, particularly in the rural counties to repair some of the older bridges,...
The Ohio Department of Transportation announced that a portion of Interstate 70 will be reduced to one lane later this week...
ODOT District 11 said the closure is part of the $2.9 million bridge repair project at the Belmont/Guernsey County line. ODOT’s contractor, Shelly & Sands Inc., will be pouring the bridge decks in the travel lanes.
To allow for this work, I-70 westbound will be reduced to one lane on Wednesday, September 24, and I-70 eastbound will be reduced to...
The Y-Bridge in Zanesville was closed Thursday afternoon re-routing commuters.
One lane of the Y-Bridge was open earlier this morning but was shut down completely shortly after. James Given, a Supervisor for BCC Ohio Incorporated says the resurfacing was done to apply sealer to the bridge.
"We're applying a penetrating sealer...HMWM is what it's called. It's a penetrating sealer, it fills in the cracks."
Given says it prolongs the life of the bridge and keeps the...