By: ODOT District Six; 1808Delaware

ODOT District Six has released its weekly report highlighting road construction projects which are beginning or underway in the multi-county area it serves. What follows are posted projects taking place within Delaware County.

Please stay safe and pay attention to these closures and work taking place during the week beginning on August 16.

U.S. Route 42 intersection safety

Add left turn lanes on U.S. 42 at the intersections of SR 745/SR 257 and SR 257/Klondike Rd., resurface U.S. 42 from SR 745/SR 257 to SR 257/Klondike Rd., and upgrade guardrail. Estimated completion: Sept. 2020

Klondike Road at U.S. Route 42 will close starting Monday, August 17 for 28 days. Estimated completion: Monday, September 14 Detour: U.S. 42 to Freshwater Rd. to Klondike Rd.

State Route 37


State Route 37 resurfacing – SR 37 (Central Ave.) between Troy Rd. and E. Point Crossing will have nightly lane restrictions starting Wednesday, August 12 through Saturday, August 22 for pavement repairs. Traffic will be maintained by flaggers.

U.S. Route 36 

U.S. Route 36 intersection safety – Add left turn lanes on U.S. 36 and restricted crossing U-turn intersections (RCUT) at U.S. 36/ Lackey Old State Rd. and at U.S. 36/North Old State Rd. RCUTs are also known as J-Turns. Estimated completion: July 2022

U.S. 36 eastbound and westbound between Lackey Old State Rd. and North Old State Rd. will be restricted to one lane in each direction starting Thursday, July 23 through Sunday, August 23.

U.S. Route 36 safety upgrades

Widen U.S. 36 at Condit Rd. to add left turn lanes, install new traffic signals, and resurface U.S. 36 from south of Condit Rd. to north of Meredith State Rd. Estimated completion: Oct. 2020

U.S. Route 36 at Condit Rd. will close for the weekend starting 7 p.m., Friday, August 21 through 5 a.m., Monday, August 24 for culvert replacement. Detour: SR 37 to County Rd. 605 to US 36 or reverse.

U.S. Route 36 between Condit Rd. and Meredith State Rd. will have daily lane restrictions starting Monday, August 10 through Thursday, October 15. Traffic will be maintained by flaggers.

U.S. Route 23

U.S. Route 23 barrier repair – Repair the retaining wall and bridge deck overlay on the U.S. 23 northbound ramp to E. William St. Estimated completion: Oct. 2020.


The U.S. 23 northbound ramp to E. William St. will continue to be restricted to one lane through Oct. 2020.

U.S. Route 42


U.S. Route 42 emergency culvert replacement and road repair – U.S. 42 between the city of Delaware and Horseshoe Road is closed due to a sinkhole that developed after recent heavy rains. Estimated completion: Sept. 2020. Detour: SR 37 to U.S. 23 to SR 229 or reverse.

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