Road Closings

ASHLAND -- The Ohio Department of Transportation has issued its District 3 construction report for the Week of Oct. 7.

As a result, Ashland County drivers are urged to use caution on these roads:

State Route 58: Railroad Repairs

SR 58, just north of Sullivan Twp. Rd. 212, will close Thursday, Oct. 10 for railroad crossing repairs. The detour route for northbound motorists is SR 58 to US 224, east on US 224 to SR 301, north on SR 301 to SR 162, west on SR 162 to SR 58, and reverse for southbound motorists. The road is expected to reopen Saturday, October 19, 2019.

State Route 179

SR 179 in Mohicanville, just south of Twp. Rd. 2252, is closed for a culvert replacement. The detour route for northbound motorists is SR 179 to SR 95, southwest on SR 95 to SR 60, north on SR 60 to SR 179, and reverse for southbound motorists. The road is expected to reopen Monday, Dec. 2, 2019.

State Route 58

SR 58, from US 250 to the Lorain County line, will be reduced to one lane of traffic for a resurfacing and bridge repair project. Flaggers will be used, allowing one lane of traffic at a time through the work zone. The project is expected to be complete October 2019.

State Route 60

SR 60, between McKinley Blvd. and Lauretta Ave., will have intermittent single lane closures as needed to complete structure work. Traffic will be maintained by flaggers. The project is expected to be complete October 2019.

State Route 97

SR 97, between the Richland/Ashland County line and SR 3, will have intermittent lane closures as crews complete miscellaneous work (intersections, striping, castings, RPMs, etc.). Traffic will be maintained by flaggers. The entire project is expected to be complete October 2019.

US Route 250

US 250, from George Rd. to the Wayne County line, will be reduced to one lane of traffic for crack sealing. Traffic will be maintained by flaggers. The project is expected to be complete October 2019.

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