Highland County travel report

The following construction projects are anticipated to affect highways in Highland County next week. All outlined work is weather permitting.

S.R. 247 Culvert Replacement — S.R. 247 will be closed for three days immediately north of S.R. 785 starting April 26 at 7:30 a.m.. Traffic will be detoured via S.R. 785 and S.R. 73. The estimated completion date is April 28 by 5 p.m.

S.R. 28/S.R. 138/S.R. 753 Resurfacing — This project is resurfacing portions of three routes in Highland County starting April 19: S.R. 28 between Leesburg and Greenfield; S.R. 138 between Seventh Street and Jefferson Street in the village of Greenfield; and S.R. 753 between Snake Road and McKell Avenue. The affected routes will be reduced to one lane daily from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. during construction. Traffic will be maintained using flaggers. The estimated completion date is summer 2021.

U.S. Route 62 Resurfacing — U.S. 62 has been reduced to one lane between the village of Hillsboro and Warlamount Road daily from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. starting March 29. Traffic is being maintained using temporary signals. The estimated completion date is summer 2021.

For more information contact District 9 Public Information Office at 740-774-8834.

Submitted by the Ohio Department of Transportation.

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