ODOT seeking public comments

SIDNEY — The Ohio Department of Transportation District 7 is seeking public comments regarding a Shelby County project.

State Route 47 Bridge Replacement, PID 99862 – ODOT proposes to replace the deck of the state Route 47 bridge over Loramie Creek in Cynthian Township, Shelby County. The project is necessary to address the deteriorated condition of the deck. The project is expected to begin in Spring 2024.

Additional information regarding the above project is available at the ODOT PROJECTS page or go to:


You can search for the project by entering the project’s unique PID number into the “Search by Keyword” filter.

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 Tuesday, May 31, 2022 .

Those interested in giving feedback on the project can submit their comments to Tricia Bishop at 937-497-6721.