Work begins June 18
to construct a new roundabout at Hamilton Mason Road and LeSourdsville
West Chester Road, according to County Engineer Greg Wilkens.
Located on the Liberty / West Chester Township border, the intersection
has seen increasing amounts of traffic as residential and commercial
development continues to blossom in southeast Butler County.
The project will involve
construction of a single-lane roundabout with curb and gutter,
lighting, and a new closed storm sewer system.
A construction contract
was awarded to Barrett Paving Materials, Inc. of Middletown which
submitted a low bid of $1,126,553. Funding will consist of State
OPWC grant money with local matching funds provided by the BCEO
and Liberty and West Chester Townships.
All work is scheduled
for completion by late September; however, the intersection will
reopen to traffic by August 15, 2018, weather permitting.
and Maintenance of Traffic
All four legs of the
Hamilton Mason Road / LeSourdsville West Chester Road intersection
will close for construction beginning Monday, June 18, 2018.
The new roundabout is tentatively scheduled to open to traffic
by August 15, 2018, before school starts; however, off-road work
will continue into September as crews install lighting and final
During the intersection
closure, local access will be maintained for residents, businesses,
and emergency vehicles up to the project limits, but motorists
will not be permitted to pass through the actual construction
zone. Detours will be posted for all thru traffic.
Detour for Hamilton
Mason Road: Eastbound
Hamilton Mason Road traffic will detour south on Ohio 747, east
on Tylersville Road, and north on Cincinnati Dayton Road to Hamilton
will reverse this route.
Detour for LeSourdsville
West Chester Road:
Northbound LeSourdsville West Chester Road traffic will detour
west on Tylersville Road, north on Ohio 747, and east on Princeton
Road to LeSourdsville West Chester. Southbound traffic will reverse
Motorists are encouraged
to check the Road Closings
page here on the BCEO web site as the best source for possible
date and status changes concerning this closure.