Dent Road Bridges (Trenton Township TR42-0.22 & TR42-0.99)
Replacement of two narrow steel beam bridges in poor structural
condition. Project includes removal of existing bridges, and installing
precast, reinforced concrete flat-topped culverts at each location.
Approach improvements including pavement and shoulder widening, road
profile improvement, drainage improvements, and guardrail installation
complete the project.
Project Location and Limits:
Bridge #1: Dent Road about Â¼ mile north of State Route 37. Total project
length is about 700 feet.
Bridge #2: Dent Road about 1 mile west of Ross Road. Total project
length is about 500 feet.
Road Closure Information:
Road closed to through traffic at each bridge location with detour
posted. Local resident traffic maintained. Only one bridge will be
closed at a time, beginning with the bridge Â¼ mile north of State Route
Design engineering: January to October 2004
Right-of-way acquisition: November to March 2005
Utility relocation: April to July 2005
Construction: August to December 2005
Construction documents prepared by M-E Companies, Westerville, Ohio.
Contractor: Shelly & Sands, Inc. of Zanesville, Ohio. Contract amount
Estimated Project Cost: