Current Closures


DateMessage
10/22/2021 6:36:00 AMInterstate 70 reconstruction in downtown Zanesville
Interstate 70 reconstruction in downtown Zanesville - This project will reconstruct I-70 though the city of Zanesville, resurface I-70 between U.S. 40 and State Route 93. Full reconstruction will begin west of the Licking Road overpass, including the Maple Avenue ramps and Maple Avenue at the end of the ramps, and end east of the abandoned railroad overpass. The project also impacts 16 bridges in the area.

• New impacts: Beginning Sunday, October 24, phase one of construction will begin on I-70 WB. Westbound traffic along I-70 will be pushed to the outside so that reconstruction work can begin in the median and along the two adjacent lanes. Two lanes of I-70 will be maintained in each direction during the day, while lane closures will still take place overnight. Due to safety concerns, the 6th Street on-ramp to I-70 WB will remain closed for the entire duration of construction to the bridge over the Muskingum River. Detour: Zane Street to Adair Avenue (SR 60) to Blue Ave to I-70 WB.

o At this time, the I-70 EB on-ramp from Underwood Street is estimated to open mid-November. Phase one is estimated to begin on I-70 EB in late November once the ramp from Underwood Street to I-70 EB reopens to traffic.
10/13/2021 2:02:00 PMOld Town Road
Old Town Road will be closed (near address 7370) between Hoover Street and Cemetery Road beginning on Monday, October 18, 2021 and will remain closed for approximately 5 days.
Crews will be replacing a deep culvert approximately 0.30 mile west of Hoover Street on Old Town Road. Please plan your routes accordingly.
10/4/2021 6:17:00 AMState Route 60 daytime closures
State Route 60 daytime closures for culvert replacements - SR 60 is scheduled to close for 14 different culvert replacements between the city of Zanesville and the village of Dresden. Crews will start near Zanesville and move north as each culvert is completed. Work hours are 8:00am to 3:30pm. Estimated completion is Friday, October 8.
• New impacts: Here are the anticipated closures for next week:
o October 4 - Between Shannon Road and McIntire Lane
o October 6 - Intersection of SR 60 and Carnation Road (SR 60 not closed)
o October 7 - Intersection of SR 60 and Fawn Drive (SR 60 not closed)
9/29/2021 11:12:00 AMPalmer Road
Palmer Road will be closed between Asbury Chapel Road and South Hopewell Road beginning on Monday, October 4, 2021 and will remain closed for approximately 21 days. Crews will be replacing a bridge 0.25 miles west of South Hopewell Road on Palmer Road. Please plan your routes accordingly.
9/24/2021 6:25:00 AMState Route 60 daytime closures
State Route 60 daytime closures for culvert replacements - SR 60 is scheduled to close for 14 different culvert replacements between the city of Zanesville and the village of Dresden. Crews will start near Zanesville and move north as each culvert is completed. Work hours are 8:00am to 3:30pm. Estimated completion is Friday, October 1.
• New impacts: Here are the anticipated closures for next week:
o September 27 - Between North Morrison Road and Maplecraft Drive
o September 28 - Between Maplecraft Drive and Carlton Drive
9/22/2021 6:10:00 AMCanal Road
Canal Road will be closed between Vickers Hill Rd and SR 586 on Thursday, September 23, 2021 beginning at 10:00pm and will remain closed until Friday morning, September 24, 2021 at 6:00am for utility work. American Electric Power (AEP) will be working on utility lines along the roadway.
9/17/2021 6:38:00 AMState Route 60 daytime closures
State Route 60 daytime closures for culvert replacements - SR 60 is scheduled to close for 14 different culvert replacements between the city of Zanesville and the village of Dresden. Crews will start near Zanesville and move north as each culvert is completed. Work hours are 8:00am to 3:30pm. Estimated completion is Friday, October 1.

• New impacts: Due to work delays, the closure locations have changed. Here are the anticipated closures for next week:

o September 20 - Between McGlade School Road and New Riley Road
o September 21 - Between New Riley Road and Shannon Road
o September 22 - Between Shannon Road and McIntire Lane
o September 23 - Between Airyview Road and Fulton Lane
o September 24 - Between Fulton Lane and Lockman Lane
9/17/2021 6:16:00 AMInterstate 70 reconstruction in downtown Zanesville
Interstate 70 reconstruction in downtown Zanesville - This project will reconstruct I-70 though the city of Zanesville, resurface I-70 between U.S. 40 and State Route 93. Full reconstruction will begin west of the Licking Road overpass, including the Maple Avenue ramps and Maple Avenue at the end of the ramps, and end east of the abandoned railroad overpass. The project also impacts 16 bridges in the area.

• New impacts: Motorists can expect intermittent nightly closures of the I-70 WB on-ramp from 6th Street over the next month until phase 1 work begins. The ramp will only close when crews are working on I-70 near that location due to safety reasons.
8/26/2021 2:32:00 PMState Route 60
State Route 60 daytime closures for culvert replacements - SR 60 is scheduled to close for 14 different culvert replacements between the city of Zanesville and the village of Dresden. Crews will start near Zanesville and move north as each culvert is completed. Work hours are 8:00am to 3:30pm. Estimated completion is Friday, September 24.
• New impacts: Next week, crews will be working on multiple culvert between Maple Creek Drive and Powelson Road.
8/25/2021 6:14:00 AMOkey Road
Okey Road will be closed between SR 146 and Tumblin Road, beginning on Wednesday, September 1, 2021, and will remain closed for approximately 90 days. The bridge will be replaced 0.10 miles north of SR 146.
8/25/2021 6:14:00 AMOlde Falls Road
Olde Falls Road will be closed to through traffic on Wednesday, August 25, 2021 from 8:00am – 2:30pm for culvert pipe replacements. The closure will occur between Corvus Dr and Colburn Dr.

Emergency vehicles and school buses will be permitted through the work zone with caution as crews will be working to replace 2 driveway culverts along the roadway.
8/20/2021 9:32:00 AMInterstate 70 reconstruction in downtown Zanesville
Interstate 70 reconstruction in downtown Zanesville - This project will reconstruct I-70 though the city of Zanesville, resurface I-70 between U.S. 40 and State Route 93. Full reconstruction will begin west of the Licking Road overpass, including the Maple Avenue ramps and Maple Avenue at the end of the ramps, and end east of the abandoned railroad overpass. The project also impacts 16 bridges in the area.

• New impacts: The I-70 WB off-ramp to Underwood Street is also scheduled to close August 23 for approximately 60 days.
8/12/2021 2:45:00 PMChurch Hill Road
Church Hill Road will be closed between SR 93 and Culbertson Road, beginning on Monday, August 23, 2021 and will remain closed for approximately 2 weeks. Crews will be replacing the bridge 0.30 miles north of SR 93. Please plan your routes accordingly.
8/6/2021 6:22:00 AMInterstate 70 reconstruction in downtown Zanesville
Interstate 70 reconstruction in downtown Zanesville - This project will reconstruct I-70 though the city of Zanesville, resurface I-70 between U.S. 40 and State Route 93. Full reconstruction will begin west of the Licking Road overpass, including the Maple Avenue ramps and Maple Avenue at the end of the ramps, and end east of the abandoned railroad overpass. The project also impacts 16 bridges in the area.

• New impacts: The Underwood Street on-ramp to I-70 EB is scheduled to close from August 16 to October 8. The I-70 WB off-ramp to Underwood Street is also scheduled to close August 23 through October 22.
7/21/2021 10:37:00 AMGreen Valley Road
Green Valley Road will be closed between Tom Road and Wilson Place, beginning on Monday, July 26, 2021 for approximately 30 days. Crews will be replacing two (2) bridges on Green Valley Road. Please plan your routes accordingly.
7/9/2021 6:07:00 AMOld River Road (CR 6)
Old River Road (CR 6) will be closed between Bridge St (Duncan Falls/Philo Bridge) and Sealover Hollow Road, beginning on Monday, July 12, 2021 for approximately 14 days. Crews will be replacing a bridge approximately one (1) mile north of the Duncan Falls/Philo Bridge river crossing. Motorists can use Bridge Street, SR 60, SR 719 and SR 555 to access areas of Old River Road, which are closed to traffic. The bridge currently closed 2 miles below Philo on Old River Road is expected to open to traffic on Friday, July 9, 2021 in the afternoon.
7/2/2021 1:06:00 PMInterstate 70 reconstruction in downtown Zanesville
Interstate 70 reconstruction in downtown Zanesville - This project will reconstruct I-70 though the city of Zanesville, resurface I-70 between U.S. 40 and State Route 93. Full reconstruction will begin west of the Licking Road overpass, including the Maple Avenue ramps and Maple Avenue at the end of the ramps, and end east of the abandoned railroad overpass. The project also includes the rehabilitation of 11 bridges in the area.

• New impacts: Nightly lane closures for pre-phasing work will begin on Tuesday, July 6. Work hours will be 9:00pm to 6:00am. Motorists can expect minimal traffic impacts until October 2021.
6/29/2021 8:48:00 AMOld River Road (CR 6)
Old River Road (CR 6) will be closed beginning on Tuesday, July 6, 2021 for three (3) weeks. Crews will be replacing a bridge between Philo and the Gaysport Bridge on Old River Road. The closure is located approximately 2 miles south of Philo and 2 miles north of the Gaysport Bridge, North Street.
6/9/2021 11:39:00 AMDresden Road
Dresden Road will continue to be closed overnight tonight (Wednesday, June 9, 2021) and on Thursday, June 10, 2021, between East Highland Dr and Hale Rd, for a culvert replacement. The closure is just north of Laurel Valley Dr.
6/7/2021 6:25:00 AMElmville Rd
Elmville Rd will be closed between Goosecreek Rd and SR 555, beginning on Wednesday, June 9, 2021, and will remain closed for approximately 30 days. Crews will be replacing a bridge 0.20 miles west of SR 555 on Elmville Rd.
6/4/2021 12:30:00 PMBlack Run Road (OH-586)
Frontier Railroad to perform a road closure of Black Run Road (OH-586) to allow them to perform maintenance to the railroad crossing. This closure is tentatively scheduled for the morning of 6/15 and remaining closed through the end of the day on 6/17
6/3/2021 6:07:00 AMDresden Rd
Dresden Rd will be closed beginning on Monday, June 7, 2021 between Hale Road and East Highland Dr. Dresden Road will remain closed through Wednesday, June 9, 2021. The closure will occur just north of Laurel Valley Dr where crews will be replacing a culvert under the roadway.
5/26/2021 10:51:00 AMOld Wheeling Rd
Old Wheeling Rd will be closed from Hicks Rd to Fulkerson Rd beginning on Tuesday, June 1, 2021 for approximately 2 weeks. Crews will be replacing a bridge.
5/11/2021 8:22:00 AMCutler Lake Rd
Cutler Lake Rd will be closed between Ridgeview Rd and Corns Rd beginning on Monday, May 17, 2021 and will remain closed for approximately 14 days for a bridge replacement project.
4/13/2021 6:02:00 AMNorth Street Gaysport Bridge
Effective immediately, North Street (Gaysport Bridge) will be closed to traffic pending a fracture critical inspection on the structure that spans the Muskingum River. The bridge, which connects SR 60 and Old River Road will be closed until further notice, while awaiting the results of the inspection.
4/9/2021 12:33:00 PMState Route 284
State Route 284 closure for slide repair - SR 284 is scheduled to close on Monday, April 12, for a slide repair between Young Hickory Road and Bristol Church Road. Estimated completion is Friday, April 16. Detour: SR 284 to SR 146 to SR 340 to SR 284.
4/2/2021 6:31:00 AMState Route 284
State Route 284 closure for slide repair - SR 284 is scheduled to close on Monday, April 5, for a slide repair between SR 146 and Harmon Hollow Road. Estimated completion is Monday, April 12. Detour: SR 284 to SR 146 to SR 340 to SR 284 and reverse.