County Bridges

 

The Wood County Engineer is responsible for the maintenance, repair, reconstruction, and replacement of all county bridges and culverts.

 

Culverts that are less than, or equal to 36 inches in diameter under township roads are the responsibility of the township trustees.

 

 

Statistics

 

441 bridges (defined as a structure with a span of 10 feet or greater).

 

50 load limited bridges.

 

2500 culverts.

 

 

Anticipated 2016 Bridge Program


The Wood County Engineer anticipates to repair or replace 7 bridges throughout 2016. They include:

 

Bridge Township
South River Road over Ditch 2253 Freedom Township
Kramer Road over Middle Branch Portage River Center/Portage Townships
Emerson Road over Ditch 1756 Bloom/Perry Townships
Huffman Road over Bull Creek Bloom Township
Cygnet Road over South Branch Portage River Perry Township
Cygnet Road over Rader Branch (Ditch 2200) Henry Township
Luckey Road over Ditch 12A Troy Township

 

 

 

Ohio Department of Transportation Bridge Partnership Program


The Ohio Department of Transportation will be replacing 7 Wood County Bridges this fall as part of their Bridge Partnership Program. The bridges listed below will be closed and replaced starting in September through the end of the year:

 

Bridge Township
Lemoyne Road Bridge over Toussaint Creek Troy Township
Liberty-Hi Road Bridge over Middle Branch Portage River Liberty Township
Lime City Road Bridge over Grassy Creek City of Rossford
Dunbridge Road Bridge over Toussaint Creek Center Township
Collins Road Bridge over Henry Ditch Lake Township
Henry-Wood County Line Road Bridge over Brush Creek Jackson Township
Liberty-Hi Road Bridge over North Branch Portage River Liberty Township

 

 

2015 Bridge Projects


Bridge Stage
Potter Road over Hockenberry Run Completed. $195,761
Lime City Road over Cedar Creek Completed. $139,357.89
Eagleville Road over Bull Creek Completed. $113,460.07
Robbins Road over South Branch Portage River Completed. $40,939.52
Luckey Road over Packer Creek Completed. $337,918.25

 

 

 

2014 Bridge Projects


Bridge Stage
Glenwood Road Bridge Complete. $925,873.82
Sugar Ridge Road Bridge Completed November 2014. $408,879.25
Portage Road Bridge Completed November 2014. $110,649.24
Kellogg Road Bridge Completed September 2014. $209,907.50
Weston Road Bridge Completed November 2014. $101,145.35
Potter Road Bridge Complete. $ 195,761.40