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Road Closure - South 4th Street & West National Drive (State Route 13)
Closure Extended on Monday, June 29th, for one week

The first phase of the Fourth Street Infrastructure Project began on Wednesday, June 3rd, 2020.

Phase 1 closed South 4th Street, from West Harrison Street to West National Drive, and West National Drive at
the South 4th Street intersection. The detour route for through traffic is Hopewell Drive to Hebron Road/State Route 79 to State Route 16/State Route 79 to Mt Vernon Road/State Route 13, and reverse.
This closure is expected to last through the end of the year. 
Pedestrian routes will be maintained. All dates are subject to change.
Click here for closure/detour map until Monday, July 6, 2020.

Per ODOT: State Route 13 rock excavation project south of Hopewell Drive - Rock excavation and the addition of a retaining wall on SR 13 south of Hopewell Drive on Radio Hill. Estimated completion is Fall 2020.

  • New impacts: Beginning Monday, July 6, SR 13 will close for approximately 7 weeks for rock excavation. Detour: U.S. 40 to SR 79 to SR 16

Click here for closure/detour map to begin Monday, July 6, 2020 for 7 weeks. 

To learn more about the project, please visit the Project Page.
For daily/weekly construction updates, visit our Facebook page: City of Newark Ohio Construction Updates.


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