ODOT seeks bridge feedback


Staff report



The Ohio Department of Transportation’s District 7, Sidney, is seeking input on proposed repairs and maintenance to three Champaign County bridges to address ongoing deterioration. The proposed spring-summer 2022 project will require detours of state routes 245 and 560. The project includes:

– The 1977 bridge that carries state Route 29 over a branch of Mosquito Creek in Adams Township: replace deteriorated deck slab edge and bridge rail; reface abutments with anodes; encase pier columns.

– The 1961 bridge that carries state Route 245 over an unnamed tributary of Graves Creek in Harrison Township: replace deck overlay; reface abutments with anodes and rebuild wingwall; replace/refresh dump rock along abutments; remove instream debris and address scour; encase pier columns.

– The 1958 bridge that carries state Route 560 over Anderson Creek in Concord Township; replace deck overlay; replace deteriorated deck slab edges and bridge rail; reface abutments with anodes and rebuild wingwall; replace/refresh dump rock along abutments; remove instream debris and address scour; encase pier columns.

For more info about the projects, visit https://bit.ly/2WiOjHy

Those interested in submitting comments to ODOT may wish to address the effect of the project on local residents, air quality, economy and historic or cultural resources.

Submit comments by Nov. 29 to Tricia Bishop at 937-497-6721 or Tricia.Bishop@dot.ohio.gov

Staff report