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Weekly Construction Update: Ross County Road Projects on US23 and US35 Will Cause Delays


Chillicothe, Ross County – March 31, 2024

As Ross County gears up for another week of construction, several projects are set to impact highways in the area. Weather permitting, the following projects are scheduled for the week beginning March 31, 2024:

U.S. 23 Intersection Improvement: Starting April 8, construction will commence on U.S. 23 at the Trego Creek Road intersection to install a turbo lane. The project will be ongoing, with work taking place daily. Throughout the duration of the project, at least one lane of U.S. 23 will remain open to traffic. Estimated completion is set for Fall 2024. For updates on traffic impacts, visit OHGO.com.

U.S. 35 Resurfacing: Beginning April 15, a resurfacing project is slated to start on U.S. 35, covering the stretch between S.R. 138 and the Fayette County line. Work will take place daily, with at least one lane of U.S. 35 being accessible to motorists. The project is expected to be completed by Summer 2024. Stay informed about traffic conditions by checking OHGO.com.

Super Load Transportation: On April 3, the fourth of nearly two dozen “super loads” is scheduled to embark on its journey northward from Adams County. These oversized loads require careful planning and coordination to ensure safe transport. For those interested in receiving updates on super load movements, sign up for email notifications at transportation.ohio.gov/superload.

Motorists and residents are advised to exercise caution and plan for potential delays while these construction projects are underway. Stay informed about traffic conditions and project updates through official channels to minimize disruptions to your travel plans.