2014 Road and Bridge Construction in Ross County, Ohio

     The following roads are where we have work planned for this year.  This work can at times unavoidably cause road closures or travel delays.  We do our best to avoid these, but we will try to help you plan ahead by listing work that might impact your travel plans on our Work Schedule link.  We make every effort to list them in time to help you plan your times of travel and routes that you take.

     We ask for your patience and caution as you travel, for your safety, and the safety of those doing the work.

     Thank you!








































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Ross County Engineer's Office

755 Fairgrounds Road

P.O. Box 458

Chillicothe, Ohio 45601-0458


Charles R. Ortman, P.E., P.S.  

County Engineer



Fairgrounds Road Office:

Phone: (740) 702-3130

FAX: (740) 702-3135



Engineer's Map Room:

Phone: (740) 702-3136

Fax: (740) 702-3137


Fairgrounds Road Garage:

Phone: (740) 702-3140



Thanks for looking in to see the range of services offered by my office! Below see news events about the roads and bridges that you travel.  I hope these items make traveling the county safer and easier.  Click a link to learn more about the activities required to provide a modern county highway system and accurate property map records.  And, please don't hesitate to call should further information be needed.  Charlie

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Map Room

Work Schedule

How to find us

Required Permits

Request a County Map

Upcoming Projects

Property Search

Bridge Load Limits and Vertical Clearance Heights

Conveyance Standards



Box Culverts

Culvert Pipe

Moss Hollow Road


Lick Run Road


Francis Lane


Walnut Creek Road


Mingo Road



Kingston Adelphi Road 




(see Work Schedule)








Road Paving

(County Road System)

Upper Twin Road

(Begin at Fordyce Rd. to U.S. 50)

Narrows Road

(Begin at Charleston Pike to mile marker 1.55)


Crouse Chapel Road

(Begin at U.S. 23 to St. Rt. 159)





(see Work Schedule)

Drag Patching

(County Road System)


Good Hope Road
(Various locations between Austin Rd & County Line)

Potts Hill Road

(Various locations between Pike Lake Rd & Kinzer Rd)

Putnam Road
(Various locations between St. Rt. 138 & Asbury Rd)

Jester Hill Road
(Various locations between County Line & Corp. Line)

Westfall Road
(Various locations between Biers Run Rd & St. Rt. 207)

Rapid Forge Road
(Various locations between U.S. 50 & Falls Rd)

Egypt Pike
(Various locations between Cattail Rd & Sandusky Blvd)

Falls Road
(Various locations between St. Rt. 41 & Rapid Forge)

Marietta Road
(Railroad Underpass)

Wolfe Road
(Various locations between St. Rt. 138 & County Line)

Three Locks Road
(Various locations between Railroad Bridge & Toad Hollow)

Lower Twin Road
(Various locations between U.S. 50 & So. Salem Corp.)

Cook Hill Road  
(Various location between S. Bridge St. & St. Rt. 772)

Pricers Ridge Road
(Various Locations between Whetstone & Upper Twin)


Porter Hollow Road

(Various location between S. Bridge St. & St. Rt. 772)



(see Work Schedule)