North Old State Road Bridge over
Leatherwood Run (Brown
Replacement of a steel pony truss bridge in poor structural condition.
Project includes removal of existing bridge and installing a new precast
concrete arch structure. Approach improvements including pavement and
shoulder widening, road profile improvement, drainage improvements, and
guardrail installation. Old pony truss donated to
Delaware County Preservation
Parks for use as as park trail crossing.
Project Location and Limits:
North Old State Road about 1/4 mile north of Leonardsburg Road. Total
project length is about 800 feet.
Road Closure Information:
Road closed to through traffic with detour posted. Local resident
Design engineering: May 2005 to April 2006
Right-of-way acquisition: May to August 2007
Utility relocation: October 2007 to March 2008
Construction: March to June 2008
Construction documents prepared by Richland Engineering of Mansfield,
Contract awarded to Shelly & Sands of Columbus, Ohio for $424,928.
Estimated Project Cost:
$578,000 total estimated project cost. $274,835 of the
construction costs paid for by an Ohio Local Transportation
Improvement Program grant, administered by the
Ohio Public Works Commission, with the remainder of project costs paid by Delaware County
road and bridge funds.
bridge, built 1930+/-
span precast concrete arch bridge