Project Description:

The Africa and Cheshire Road Improvements will include resurfacing and constructing paved shoulders on Africa Road extending from Jaycox Road to Cheshire Road, and on Cheshire Road from Old State Road to Africa Road.  The project will also construct left turn lanes on Africa at Plumb Road and at Lewis Center Road and resurface the bridge deck on the Cheshire Road structure over Alum Creek Lake.



Design: 2017-18

Construction: Summer 2020



The estimated project cost is $4.2 million.  Delaware County received funding commitments for 80% of the project cost from federal highway funding via ODOT through grants from the Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission and the County Engineer’s Association of Ohio.


Questions or Comments:

If you have any questions or concerns about the project, please contact project manager Tiffany Jenkins, PE at 740-833-2400 or by email at