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...
The Ohio Department of Transportation will be starting their Rock Slope Mitigation project next Monday, July 14.
The project is in response to vulnerable rock slopes that threaten to fall onto State Route 60 about a mile south of Duncan Falls. The project will last 60 days, ending on September 15. Ericka pfeifer, Public Information Officer for district 5 said why it is necessary to close the road.
"So what we're doing here is rock repair and a slip repair on this rock face,...
The Ohio Department of Transportation wants motorists to be aware of a major road closure set for next week.
State Route 60 will be closed in both directions about a mile south of Duncan Falls starting Monday, July 14. The closure will last until September 15.
ODOT said during this time crews will work on the eastern rock slope. Rock will be removed and steel mesh protection installed to ensure the safety of drivers and prevent potential rock falls from entering the roadway.