The Ohio Department of Transportation announced that work is scheduled to begin Thursday on State Route 16 in Muskingum County.
Officials say the road will be restricted to one lane in each direction to begin building a new crossover. Motorists will experience minor delays.
The work is in preparation for the resurfacing job that will begin Monday, May 11th.
The road will be resurfaced from the Licking County line to east of Old Riley Road.