Road Work

GALION -- The Ohio Department of Transportation has issued its District 3 construction report for the week of July 15.

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

State Route 4

SR 4 in the City of Bucyrus, between Krauter Rd. and South Sandusky Ave., will have intermittent single lane closures for a resurfacing project. Crews will begin pavement planning, repairs and resurfacing on Monday, July 15. Traffic will be maintained by flaggers. The project is expected to be complete August 2019.

State Route 4

SR 4 in the City of Bucyrus, from Perry St. to Quaker Rd., will have single lane closures for a resurfacing project beginning Monday, July 22. Two-way traffic will be maintained at all times in the four-lane section from Perry St. to US 30. In the two-lane sections, traffic will be maintained by flaggers. The project is expected to be complete May 2020.

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US Route 30

US 30, between Lower Leesville Rd. and Old Lincoln Hwy., have the left lanes eastbound and westbound closed to traffic. US 30 westbound, from Old Lincoln Highway to just west of Tiffin St., will switch from a left lane closure to a right lane closure on July 13. All access ramps will be maintained in the westbound direction.

Lane widths will be reduced to 10’ at the structures. US 30 eastbound, in the same section, remains closed in the left lane. Holmes Center Road, over US 30, is closed for a concrete deck overlay. The detour route for northbound motorists is Old Lincoln Hwy to Bethel Rd., north on Bethel Rd. to Spore Brandywine Rd., east on Spore Brandywine Rd. to Holmes Center Road, and reverse for southbound motorists.

Holmes Center Road is expected to reopen July 2019. Work zone speed limits are in effect. The speed limit when workers are present is 55 mph, and 65 mph when workers are not present. The entire project is expected to be complete October 2019.