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As a local public works agency headquartered in Columbus, Ohio, the Franklin County Engineer's Office is responsible for the maintenance and construction of 271 miles of county roadway and 351 county bridges, as well as upkeep of all county ditches, drains, retention basins, and other storm water facilities within the right-of-way of county roads in unincorporated areas. To meet the continuing development and infrastructure needs of Franklin County, the Engineer's Office utilizes the latest technologies for determining and maintaining roadway centerlines and boundaries; retracing and setting new monuments for original public land surveys; preparing geographic information system mapping for real estate tax assessments; and establishing precise countywide horizontal and vertical control to maintain uniformity in construction, surveying, and mapping.
Franklin County Engineer
Franklin County Engineer8 hours ago
Hillard Rome Road between Fisher Road/Feder Road and Hillard Rome Road East is closed due to a car accident.
Franklin County Engineer
Franklin County Engineer1 day ago
Norton Road and Johnson Road are closed for the construction of a single lane roundabout. These roads will be closed for approximately 60 days, weather permitting.
Franklin County Engineer
Franklin County Engineer3 days ago
It's been two years since Cornell R. Robertson, P.E., P.S. took over the reigns as the Franklin County Engineer. Thank you for your hard work, dedication and leadership. Happy Anniversary, Engineer Robertson!
Franklin County Engineer
Franklin County Engineer4 days ago
Today marks the 242nd anniversary that the Stars and Stripes were adopted as our national flag. Red symbolizes Hardiness and Valor. White symbolizes Purity and Innocence. Blue represents Vigilance, Perseverance and Justice. Happy #FlagDay!
Franklin County Engineer
Franklin County Engineer5 days ago
Yesterday, we held our 2nd FCEO Engineer Shadowing Day of the year. Engineer Robertson kicked off the day with a welcome, and the students visited various departments in our office and even headed out to a project site. Our next shadow experience will be Sept. 11th.
Franklin County Engineer
Franklin County Engineer5 days ago
Winchester Pike between Noe Bixby Rd. and Shannon Rd./Ebright Rd. is now open to traffic!

Franklin County Engineer's Office
970 DUBLIN ROAD
COLUMBUS, OHIO 43215
(614) 525-3030
fracoeng@franklincountyengineer.org
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Current Construction Projects

Current Construction Projects

Location:  Intersection of Smothers Road at Schott – Red Bank Road.

Description: Intersection improvement project to increase safety through the construction of a single lane modern roundabout.

Status: The project is currently in progress as utility relocation continues on site. Road reconstruction and building of the new single-lane modern roundabout will begin after the utilities are cleared from within the work limits.

Traffic/Detours: The intersection will remain open until the utilities are cleared from the project work limits. The public will be notified a minimum of one week in advance of the road closure via message boards, as well as updates on our projects page.

Contractor: To be determined.

Location:  Clime Road North between Crevis Lane and Georgesville Road

Description: Bridge improvement project to repair bridge and shoulder.

Status: The project began on May 14, 2018.

Traffic/Detours: Traffic will be detoured for the improvement project. Eastbound traffic will follow Georgesville Road south to Clime Road.

Contractor: Franklin County Engineer Bridge Department

Road Construction Bulletin

Location:  Darby Creek Drive between West Broad Street (US 40/National Road) and Alkire Road

Description: Drainage Improvements

Status: June 18 to June 22, 2018 weather permitting.

Traffic/Detours: The posted detour route for southbound motorists on Darby
Creek Drive will follow West Broad Street (US 40/National Road) east to Murnan Road, south to Alton Road, south to Alkire Road and west to Darby Creek Drive. Northbound traffic will follow the detour route in the opposite direction.

Contractor: Franklin County Engineer Bridge Department

Road Construction Bulletin

Location:  Livingston Avenue Bridge

Description: Bridge Deck Replacement

Status: July 10. 2018

Traffic/Detours: Livingston Avenue traffic will be moved from the north half of the bridge and maintained on the newly constructed south half of the bridge.

Contractor: Shelly & Sands, Inc

Road Construction Bulletin

Location:  Neff Road

Description: Drainage Improvements

Status: August 20, 2018 For 5 Days weather permitting.

Traffic/Detours: southbound motorists on Neff Road will follow Grove City Road west to Norton Road, south to Lambert Road, south to Beatty Road east to Neff Road. Northbound motorists will follow the detour route in the opposite direction.

Contractor: Franklin County Engineer

Road Construction Bulletin

Location: Shannon Road

Description: Bridge Work

Status: August 27, 2018 for approximately 3 weeks, weather permitting.

Traffic/Detours: Eastbound motorists will follow Brice Road north to Refugee Road east to Gender Road south to Shannon Road. Westbound motorists will follow the detour in the opposite direction.

Contractor: Franklin County Engineer

Road Construction Bulletin

Dear Neighbor Letter

Location: Borror Road

Description: Bridge Repairs

Status: September 4, 2018 for approximately 45 Days, weather permitting.

Traffic/Detours: Eastbound motorists will follow Buckeye Parkway north to Holton Road, east to Jackson Pike (SR104), and south to Borror Road. Westbound motorists will follow the detour route in the opposite direction.

Contractor: Axis Civil Construction Inc.

Road Construction Bulletin

Dear Neighbor Letter

Location: Hayden Run Road

Description: I-270 Bridge Construction

Status: Thursday September 13, (8PM-5AM) weather permitting.

Traffic/Detours: Eastbound motorists will follow Britton Parkway south to Davidson Road, east to Edwards Farms Road, and north to Hayden Run Road. Westbound motorists will follow the detour route in the opposite direction.

Contractor: Kokosing Construction Co. for the Ohio Department of Transportation

Road Construction Bulletin

Location: Thoburn Road between Dublin Road and Griggs Reservoir Boathouse

Description: Roadway Improvements

Status: Monday, October 8, 2018 for 14 days, weather permitting.

Traffic/Detours: Posted detour route for motorists who want to travel east on Thoburn Road will follow Dublin Road north to Fishinger Road, east to River’s Gate Way, and south to Thoburn Road. Westbound motorists will follow the detour in the opposite direction.

Contractor: Strawser Paving Inc.

Road Construction Bulletin

Location: Bevelhymer Road between Walnut Street and Central College Road

Description: Drainage Improvements

Status: December 3, Daily 9:00AM-3:00PM for five days, weather permitting.

Traffic/Detours:
The posted detour route for northbound motorists will follow Central College Road west to New Albany –Condit (S.R.605), north to E. Walnut Street, east to Bevelhymer Road. Southbound traffic will follow the detour route in the opposite direction.

Contractor: Franklin County Engineer Maintenance

Road Construction Bulletin

Location: Bixby Road between Reese Road and Dill Road

Description: Railroad Bridge Repairs

Status: January 16, 2019 for 14 Days, weather permitting.

Traffic/Detours: The posted detour route for westbound traffic on Bixby Road will follow Alum Creek Drive south to Rohr Road and west to Bixby Road.  Eastbound motorists will follow the detour in the opposite direction.

Work Provider: Norfolk Southern Railroad

Road Construction Bulletin

Location: Shannon Road between Gender Road and Brice Road

Description: Bridge Work

Status: April 15, 2019, for approximately 3 weeks, weather permitting.

Traffic/Detours: The posted detour route for eastbound motorists will follow Brice Road north to Refugee Road east to Gender Road south to Shannon Road. Westbound motorists will follow the detour in the opposite direction.

Work Provider: Franklin County Engineer

Road Construction Bulletin

Location: Alkire Road Bridge over Hellbranch Run, just west of Kunz Road

Description: Bridge Maintenance

Status: May 20, for 3 days 2019 , weather permitting.

Traffic/Detours:

The posted detour route for westbound motorists on Alkire Road will follow Alkire Road north on to Galloway Road north to O’Harra Road, west to Alton Road, and south to Alkire Road.  Eastbound traffic will follow the detour route in the opposite direction.

Work Provider: Franklin County Engineer Bridge Department

Road Construction Bulletin

Location: Rings Road at the CSX Rail Road in Washington Township

Description: Rail Road Crossing Improvement

Status: May 20, for 4 Days, 2019, weather permitting

Traffic/Detours:

The posted detour route for eastbound traffic on Rings Road will follow Cosgray Road south to Hayden Run Boulevard, east to Avery Road, and north to Rings Road. Westbound motorists will follow the detour in the opposite direction.

Work Provider: CSX Rail Road

Road Construction Bulletin

Location: Clark State Road, from Babbitt Road and Dixon Road

Description: Utility Improvements for Farms at Jefferson

Status: May 21 2019, For 3 Days weather permitting, weather permitting

Traffic/Detours:

The posted detour route for eastbound motorists on Clark State Road will follow Babbitt Road north to Morse Road, east to Clark State Road. Westbound motorists will follow the detour route in the opposite direction.

Work Provider: M/I Homes Central Ohio, LLC

Road Construction Bulletin

Location: Babbitt Road between Morse Road and E Dublin-Granville Road

Description: Sanitary Sewer Crossing.

Status: May 20 2019, For 2 Weeks weather permitting

Traffic/Detours:

The posted detour route for northbound motorists on Babbitt Road will follow Morse Road east to Beech Road, north to Worthington Road/E Dublin-Granville Road, and west to Babbitt Road. Southbound motorists will follow the detour route in the opposite direction.

Work Provider: Complete General Construction Co

Road Construction Bulletin

Location: The Bridge over Smith Ditch, 1100 feet north of SR 665

Description: Bridge Deck Sealing

Status: May 22, 2019 for two days.

Traffic/Detours: The posted detour route for northbound motorists will follow London-Groveport Road (S.R. 665) west to Lilly Chapel-Opossum Run Road, north to Lilly Chapel-Georgesville Road/Alkire Road, and east to Georgesville-Wrightsville Road. Southbound traffic will follow the detour route in the opposite direction.

Work Provider: Franklin County Engineer Bridge Department

Road Construction Bulletin

Location: Alkire Road Bridge over the Big and Little Darby Creeks, just west of Gardner Road.

Description: Bridge Deck Sealing

Status: May 28 for 3 days, weather permitting.

Traffic/Detours: The posted detour route for westbound motorists on Alkire Road will follow Darby Creek Drive/Kropp Road south to Lukens Road, south to Norton Road, west to London-Groveport Road (S.R. 665), west to Georgesville-Wrightsville Road, and north to Alkire Road. Eastbound traffic will follow the detour route in the opposite direction.

Work Provider: Franklin County Engineer Bridge Department

Road Construction Bulletin

Location: The Intersection of Morse Road and Kitzmiller Road

Description: Roundabout Construction and Bridge Replacement

Status: June 3, 2019, for 120 days, weather permitting.

Traffic/Detours: See attached sheet for detour details

Work Provider: Double Z Construction Co.

Road Construction Bulletin