The following construction projects are anticipated to affect highways in Highland County this week. All outlined work is weather permitting.
NEW* S.R. 753 Pavement Repairs — S.R. 753 will be closed daily from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. between Spargur Road and Sams Road starting April 25. During periods of closure, traffic will be detoured via S.R. 124 to S.R. 506 to S.R. 753. The estimated completion date is April 27 by 3:30 p.m.
S.R. 138/247 Resurfacing — A project to resurface parts of S.R. 138 and S.R. 247 has begun as of April 12. The work area will be on S.R. 138 between Elm Street and the intersection with U.S. Route 62, and on S.R. 247 between the Adams County line and the city of Hillsboro. Work will occur daily from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. with traffic maintained in one lane using flaggers as needed. The estimated completion date is fall 2022.
Lynchburg Covered Bridge Rehabilitation — A project to rehabilitate the historical covered bridge in Lynchburg began Jan. 17. The bridge will remain closed for the duration of the project. The estimated completion date is fall 2022.
For more information contact the ODOT District 9 Public Information Office at 740-774-8834.
Submitted by the Ohio Department of Transportation.