Sunbury Road and Yankee Street Intersection
Improvements (Genoa Township)
Improvement of an intersection with poor sight distance, including the
replacement of an existing stone and concrete culvert with a new
reinforced concrete pipe culvert with concrete retaining walls.
The road will be reconstructed in the vicinity of the Yankee Street
intersection to lessen the severity of the vertical sag curve, thereby
improving safety. Minor drainage improvements to the north of the Yankee Street
intersection are included, as well as installation of guardrail.
Project Location and Limits:
Sunbury Road from about 300 feet south of Yankee Street to about 400
feet north of Yankee Street. Work on Yankee Street is limited to
approximately 200 feet.
Road Closure Information:
Sunbury Road will be closed to through traffic during the construction
of the project, with a detour posted. Access will be maintained to
Yankee Street for local traffic, and to all adjacent residences within
the project limits.
Design engineering: 2004-2005
Right-of-way acquisition: August 2006 to March 2007
Utility relocation: January to April 2007
Construction: March to June 2007
Construction documents prepared by Barr & Prevost, Inc. of Columbus,
Contract awarded to Complete General Construction of Columbus, Ohio for
Total Project Cost:
$530,000 including $263,225 from a State Capital Improvements Program
grant through the Ohio Public Works Commission.