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IN THE NEWS!
As with a fast growing community, there are many projects happening in OT.
ROAD CLOSURES & WORK
11/29: GEMINI EXTENSION PROJECT UPDATE
Gemini Extension – (NEW) By tonight’s evening commute, all lanes of Gemini will be open between Orion Place and E. Powell Road. That means drivers will have two lanes in each direction.
Additionally, both lanes of Worthington Road will be open in each direction between E. Powell Road and Africa Road.
Worthington Road is still closed between Polaris Parkway and E. Powell Road for the final phase of construction. The detour is Polaris Parkway to Orion Place to the Gemini extension or reverse.
Weather permitting, Worthington Road is expected to reopen December 12.
10/12: GEMINI EXTENSION PROJECT UPDATE
DELAWARE COUNTY: The Gemini extension opens between Orion Place and E. Powell Road tomorrow night after the evening rush. At the same time, Worthington Road will close between Polaris Parkway and E. Powell Road for the final phase of construction. Worthington Road is expected to be closed for two months.
The detour will be Polaris to Orion to Gemini or reverse. Drivers coming from I-71 north headed to Worthington Road will have two options: Exit at Polaris, turn left onto Orion and right onto Gemini OR exit at Gemini and turn right to get to Worthington Road.
A map showing the new configuration when Gemini opens, along with more details about the new intersections and number of turn lanes can be FOUND HERE.
The Delaware County Engineer will be closing East Orange Road between US RT. 23 and Orange Center Dr. to reconstruct East leg of intersection. The road will close Monday, October 17 and is scheduled to open Wednesday, November 23. Any questions concerning this matter please contact Chris Bauserman, P.E., P.S. or Robert M. Riley, P.E., Chief Deputy Engineer at (740) 833-2400.
For up-to-date traffic information, construction information and road conditions, 24-hours a day, visit www.Ohgo.com.
September 15th - The Delaware County Engineer will be closing Big Walnut Rd. between Willow Bend Ln. and Whispering Trail for road construction. The road will close Monday, Sept. 26 and is scheduled to open on Saturday, Nov. 26.
DELAYED UNTIL OCTOBER - The Delaware County Engineer will be closing Powell Rd. between Hickory Ridge Ct. and Bale Kenyon Rd. for the reconstruction of the west leg of the intersect. Any questions concerning this matter please contact Chris Bauserman, P.E., P.S. or Robert M. Riley, P.E., Chief Deputy Engineer at (740) 833-2400.
2016-2017 Road Construction Guide - Covers active and planned road construction on county and township roads in Delaware County. GUIDE(PDF)
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