By: Brenda Gibson
February 21, 2013
As part of the Ohio Department of Transportation – District 9’s Planning & Engineering Department, the district’s Environmental Office is seeking public input on the following proposed projects.
Scioto County – SCI-23-2.60 (PID: 87394) – The proposed project is to correct landslide damage to U.S. Route 23 in Clay Townships in Scioto County. A 250-foot drilled shaft wall will be constructed along the west side of U.S. 23. The project also includes new guardrail. No new right of way will be required, and no homes, businesses or structures will be removed by the project.
Adams County – ADA-125-13.26 (PID: 87391) – The proposed project is to correct landslide damage to S.R. 125 in Tiffin Townships in Adams County. A 1,020-foot drilled shaft wall will be constructed along the west side of S.R. 125. The project includes new guardrail, driveway reconstruction and erosion control measures. No streams or rivers will be impacted by the project; however the project will need approximately 0.055 acres of temporary right of way and approximately 0.676 acres of permanent right of way. No homes, businesses or structures will be removed by the project.
Additional information regarding either project, including a complete description, maps and plans sheets, is available online at http://www.dot.state.oh.us/districts/D09/Pages/Public-Involvement-Process.aspx. Issues the public may wish to comment on include the effect on local residents, air quality, the local economy, and historic or cultural resources. Written comments should be submitted by February 19, 2013, or the deadline date that is posted on the web site, to: Greg Manson, ODOT District 9 Environmental Supervisor P.O. Box 467; 650 Eastern Avenue, Chillicothe, Ohio 456701 E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org