ODOT seeking comments on upcoming projects


SIDNEY — The Ohio Department of Transportation District 7 is seeking public comments regarding the following projects:

AUG-US 33-04.44 – ODOT proposes to rehabilitate the existing culvert carrying the Miami & Erie Canal under U.S. 33. The project is necessary to address the deteriorated condition of the culvert. The project will require the detour of the Towpath Trail at U.S. 33 onto an existing alternative trail route.

AUG-US 33-20.87, PID 94787 – ODOT proposes to undertake maintenance activities on the culvert system carrying a tributary of Black Hoof Creek under U.S. 33 in Union and Clay Townships, Auglaize County.

AUG-SR 364-0166/0267/0571, PID 100317 – ODOT proposes to improve the turn radii of three intersections on Ohio 364 in Jackson and German Townships.

MIA-US 36-1134, PID 95925 – ODOT will undertake maintenance activities and multi-modal improvements on the U.S. 36 (East Ash Street) bridge over the Great Miami River. The project is necessary to maintain the bridge and improve pedestrian/bicycle access in the area.

Additional information regarding these projects is available at the following link: http://www.dot.state.oh.us/districts/D07/PlanningandEngineering/Pages/Environmental.aspx.

Comments may be submitted by contacting the individual below. Issues the public may wish to comment on include, but are not limited to, the effect of the project on local residents, air quality, the local economy, and historic or cultural resources. Comments should be submitted by Friday, July 31, 2015.

Those interested in giving feedback on any of the above projects can submit their comments to Tricia Bishop at 937-497-6721 or via email at Tricia.Bishop@dot.state.oh.us.