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ODOT lists highway construction projects

Ohio Dept. of Transportation information

LIMA — The Ohio Department of Transportation’s District 1 recently listed area highway construction projects currently underway in the district. Those in the Van Wert County area include the following:

Van Wert County

Ohio 49, between Ohio 81 and U.S. 224, will be restricted to one lane through the work zone for berm work. Work will be performed by the Van Wert County ODOT maintenance garage.

Ohio 697, west of Middle Point Wetzel Road, approximately five miles west of the city of Delphos, is now open following a bridge replacement.

Paulding County

Ohio 637, from south of Ohio 111 to County Road 111, will be restricted to one lane for drainage work. Work is being performed by the Paulding County ODOT maintenance garage.

ODOT Logo (.jpg)U.S. 127, between Garfield Avenue and Jackson Street in the village of Paulding, closed April 13 for approximately eight months for a sewer separation project. Traffic is detoured onto Ohio 111, Ohio 637 and Ohio 114 back onto U.S. 127. Work is being performed by VTF Excavation, Celina.

Putnam County

Ohio 12, east of Pandora, just east of Road 4, will be closed for five days beginning on August 17 for a culvert replacement. Traffic will be detoured onto Ohio 235, Interstate 75 and Ohio 696 back to Ohio 12. Work is being performed by the Putnam County ODOT maintenance garage.

Ohio 114, between Cloverdale and the north corporation limit of Kalida, will be restricted to one lane through the work zone for resurfacing beginning August 3. Work is expected to continue until mid-September. Work is being performed by Bluffton Paving, Bluffton.

U.S. 224, between Ohio 634 and Ohio 190, which was originally scheduled to close on August 3 for 30 days for a culvert replacement has been postponed until August 10. Traffic will be detoured onto Ohio 634 and Ohio 190 back to U.S. 224. Vernon Nagel, Napoleon.

Ohio 189, at the east edge of Ottoville, closed May 27 for an emergency culvert repair. The road is closed for an indefinite amount of time. Traffic is being detoured onto Ohio 190, Ohio 634 and U.S. 224 back to Ohio 189.

POSTED: 07/31/15 at 6:24 am. FILED UNDER: News