ROAD WORK | Construction update
The Ohio and Pennsylvania transportation departments are working on these roads in Mahoning, Trumbull and Mercer counties this week.
Youngstown: U.S. Route 422 from the old Division Street entrance to Lafayette Street is reduced to one lane in each direction until mid-August.
Youngstown: The state Route 711 ramp from Stephens Street to Interstate 680 is closed. The scheduled reopening is in the fall. The detour route is Salt Springs Road to North Meridian Road. Also, the 711 bridge (Division Street) is closed.
Youngstown: The state Route 193 "Blue Bridge" is reduced to one lane in each direction.
Milton/Jackson townships: The Interstate 76 westbound exit ramp to state Route 534 is closed. Grandview Road at I-76 also is closed. I-76 in both townships will have various one-lane restrictions from 8 p.m. to 8 a.m. daily.
Austintown: State Route 46 at the Route 46-Interstate 80 interchange is reduced to one lane northbound. Two lanes are open southbound. The work is part of the $7.2 million project to wide Route 46 to five lanes through the interchange from Silica Road to Webb Road. The project is scheduled for completion in summer 2005.
Lowellville: State Route 289 is being resurfaced and is reduced to one lane in each direction through the village. The project is scheduled for completion later this summer.
Girard: Trumbull Avenue is closed from Gayla Avenue to Robinwood Boulevard. The posted detour is state Route 193 to Gypsy Lane to Route 422. Gypsy Lane from Belmont Avenue to Forum Health Northside Medical Center is reduced to one lane in each direction.
Girard: Broadway Street is closed. U.S. Route 422 from I-80 to the city's northern corporation limits is reduced to one lane in each direction. The project calls for widening about three miles of 422 and should be completed by the fall.
Howland: State Route 46 just south of King Graves Road is being widened and resurfaced and is closed until further notice.
Hubbard/Brookfield townships: U.S. Route 62 is being resurfaced and will have lane restrictions from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily until further notice.
Brookfield: State Route 82 is being resurfaced, and seven bridges along the route are being reconstructed. Route 82 is reduced to one lane in each direction between Collar Price and Warner roads until further notice.
Airport Road: Route 358 to Palmer Road, for patching.
Blacktown Road: Route 208 to Route 258, for patching.
West Middlesex-Hubbard Road: Bedford Road to the Ohio state line, for shoulder work.
Pulaski-Mercer Road: Stonebase Road to Interstate 80, for ditch work.
Buckwater Road: Route 18 to Route 3011, for ditch work.
Flat & amp; Valley Road: East Lackawannock and Jefferson Township, for paving, no through traffic.
North Good Hope Road: Greene and West Salem Township, for paving, no through traffic.
Beatty School Road: Salem and Sugar Grove Township, for paving, no through traffic.
Fredonia Road: Fairview and Perry Township, for paving, no through traffic.
Mercer-Grove City Road: Mercer to Grove City, crack sealing, lane restrictions.
North Water Road: South Pymatuning, bridge repairs.
Boarland Road: Sandy Lake Township, ditch work.
Rutledge Road: Ditch work.
Werner Road: Sugar Grove Township, paving.