ODOT weekly construction update issued


R-H Staff



PREBLE COUNTY — The Ohio Department of Transportation has issued its weekly construction update for Preble County for the week ending May 7.

The following traffic advisory includes restrictions on the state highway system in Preble County. All work will be contingent upon the weather. For construction information and statewide information regarding road conditions, visit ODOT on the web at www.Ohgo.com.

Interstate 70 bridge rehabilitation and resurfacing — From the Indiana State line to the Montgomery County line. A shoulder closure will be in effect on I-70 West, between the Orangeburg Road overpass and the U.S. 35 interchange, for asphalt/concrete removal at the ramps to and from the westbound rest area. Intermittent lane and ramp restrictions will also be in effect within the project zone, and a reduced speed limit will also be in effect. The entire project is scheduled for completion in Summer 2022.

Ohio 121 vgetation clearing — Between New Paris and the Darke County line. Traffic will be maintained by arrow boards, traffic cones and/or flaggers as needed during hours of operation.

Ohio 726 and U.S. 35 pavement repairs — On Ohio 726, just north of U.S. 40, and at various locations in both directions on U.S. 35. Traffic will be maintained by arrow boards, traffic cones and/or flaggers as needed during hours of operation.

U.S. 127 bridge maintenance — Over Swann-Beatty Road, between Camden College Corner Road and Ohio 744. Single-lane restrictions may be in effect during daylight hours, and traffic will be maintained by arrow boards, traffic cones, and/or flaggers during hours of operation. The entire project is scheduled to be completed by late summer 2022.

I-70 vegetation clearing — At various locations in both directions on I-70. Traffic will be maintained with arrow boards and/or traffic cones.

R-H Staff