Project Description

Repair of erosion to the side slopes of the causeway done during the winter floods of January 2005. Project includes excavating eroded soil and replacing with nearly 13,000 cubic yards of rock slope protection.


Project Location:
West bridge over the state park drive to the bridge over Alum Creek lake. Total project length is 0.73 miles.


Road Closure Information

One-lane, two-way of traffic to be maintained during work hours by a portable traffic signal. Some short duration closures required.


Project Schedule

Design engineering: September 2005 to October 2006

Right-of-way acquisition: None required

Utility relocation: April to June 2007

Construction: December 2007 to May 2008


Engineering Information

Construction plans prepared by Hull & Associates of Columbus, Ohio.


Construction Information

Contract awarded to Elite Excavating Company, Mansfield, Ohio for $822,814.


Estimated Project Cost

$896,000. 80% construction funding assistance provided by Federal Highway Emergency Funds.