Chillicothe (Tuesday, May 17, 2016) – Motorists will encounter lane restrictions on state Route 335 in Scioto County tomorrow in conjunction with the Southern Ohio Veterans Memorial Highway project.
On Wednesday, May 18, crews from the Portsmouth Joint Venture will reduce S.R. 335 between T.R. 234 (Shumway Hollow Road) and County Road 12 (Bennett Schoolhouse Road), where crews will be conducting test work for Bridge 7 at C.R. 540 (Barklow Road). The restrictions are scheduled to be in effect from approximately 7 a.m. to 6 p.m., and traffic will be maintained by flaggers throughout the day.
In addition to the restrictions on S.R. 335, C.R. 28 (Lucasville-Minford Road) will be reduced to one lane between Flower Ison Road and Rase’s Mountain Drive for survey and monitoring work related to the recent shift that has occurred in the roadway.
The restrictions will be in effect on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays for an indeterminate period of time, and traffic will be maintained by flaggers when crews are working at this location.
For more information regarding the Scioto-823 project, visit the Portsmouth Gateway Group’s web site at www.pgg823.com
In the spirit of a public-private partnership, the Ohio Department of Transportation and the Portsmouth Gateway Group are constructing the new state Route 823, a 16-mile, four-lane, limited access highway from U.S. 23 at Lucasville to U.S. 52 at Sciotoville in Scioto County. The Southern Ohio Veterans Memorial Highway is the department’s first P3 project and the largest, modern earthwork project to be constructed in the state’s history.