Highland County Travel report

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Through the week ending May 2, 2020: The following traffic advisory includes road construction and major maintenance projects requiring long-term lane restrictions and/or closures along the state and federal highway system in ODOT District 9. For statewide information regarding road conditions affected by weather, construction, maintenance or accidents, visit ODOT on the web at www.Ohgo.com


Work has begun on a bridge replacement project on Careytown Road between Welcome Road and Grabill Road. Careytown Road will be closed for 90 days for this construction. Traffic is being detoured via Careytown Road, Carl Smith Drive, SR 73, and Roundhead Road. This project is expected to complete by summer 2020.

MAY 11: Work is set to begin on a resurfacing project on U.S. Route 62 from the Hillsboro corporation limit to the Fayette County line. U.S. 62 will be reduced to one lane daily from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday with some weekend restrictions possible. Traffic will be maintained using flaggers. This project is expected to complete by summer 2020.

Submitted by Matthew McGuire, Ohio Department of Transportation.

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