Near-Record Thanksgiving Travel Means Busy Roads

AAA predicting 2.3 million Ohioans will travel

COLUMBUS (Tuesday, November 26, 2019) – Nearly 2.3 million Ohioans plan to travel more than 50 miles from home for the Thanksgiving holiday, according to AAA. This is the highest number since 2005.

AAA predicts 89 percent of Ohio travelers will drive to their destinations, which means you can expect crowded roadways.… Read full story

Mount Vernon Avenue Closure Next Week

Beginning Monday, November 4, Mount Vernon Avenue will be closed intermittently to through traffic at the bridge over the Kokosing River so that bridge beams can be set.
  • Work will take place starting around noon each day
  • Four beams will be set each day, with each closure estimated to be 30-45 minutes
  • Estimated completion: Wednesday, November 6, weather permitting
  • Detour: SR 13(S.
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