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Canton Road/US 224/SR 91 Improvement


This $12 million dollar safety improvement project is being administerd by the Ohio Department of Transportation. ODOT is in the process of awarding the project to a construction contractor and plans to start construction in spring/summer 2019. 

Project Description: 

Widen Canton Road/SR 91 to create a NB dual left turn lane, EB right turn lane, proper EB Left & SB Left storage length at the US-224 intersection. On Canton Road (CR-66) south of US-224, construct raised concrete median from US-224 to approximately 150 feet south of the Arcadia and Meadow intersection. Widen for a two way left turn lane south of Arcadia to Springfield Lake Drive and on State Route 91 from Old Home north to Linwood. Provide for dedicated U-Turns on Canton Road at Springfield Lake Drive and on State Route 91 at Linwood. Pursue access management improvements throughout the project. The project includes City of Akron waterline replacement within the project limits.  Springfield Township and the Village of Lakemore are participating financially in the construction of decorative lighting units and landscaping along the corridor.