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ASHLAND – ODOT works with its contractors to reduce the size of work zones and open as many lanes as possible through the holiday weekend.

Work will resume at full capacity Tuesday, June 1 on the following projects as described below.

All outlined work is weather permitting.

U.S. Route 30 resurfacing

U.S. 30, from SR 603 to SR 511, will have lane closures in each direction for a resurfacing project. Traffic will be maintained in 11’ lane in each direction using barrels and reduced work zone speed limits. Estimated completion: August 2021.

U.S. 30 Reduced Conflict U-Turn – U.S. 30, between Township Road 405 and County Road 175, will have single lane closures for intersection improvements.


Beginning Tuesday, June 1, crews will begin construction to improve the intersection of U.S. 30 and SR 89 by installing a reduced conflict U-turn (RCUT).

Crews will also be completing pavement markings, signage, and highway lighting.

A minimum of one 12-foot lane in each direction will be maintained.

Estimated completion: October 2021

State Route 302 bridge replacement

State Route 302 over Orange Creek, just east of Township Road 851, is closed for a bridge replacement project.

The detour route for westbound motorists will be SR 302 to SR 58, south on SR 58 to SR 511, north on SR 511 to SR 302, and reverse for eastbound motorists.

Estimated completion: August 2021.

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