HB 168 Grants

The County Engineers in Ohio were tasked with ranking the respective county water/sewer grant applications for House Bill 168. Athens County Engineer rankings can be seen under “Annual Report” in the Quick Links box on the home page.

Johnson Road Closure- The Athens County Engineer’s Position

ODOT hosted a Virtual Public Meeting on March 10th, 2021 regarding the closure of the Johnson Road connection to the US-33 intersection.

Athens County Engineer, Jeff Maiden, supports closure of the MEDIAN ONLY of US 33 at the Johnson Rd intersection at this time. The Engineer believes the right turn in / right turn out of Johnson Road and US 33 intersection should remain in place. The Engineer’s opinion is based on a review of crashes at the intersection and as advised by Paul Goodhue, PE, PTOE.

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12-14-20- Athens County Engineer, Jeff Maiden, will be accepting applications for a Field Survey Assistant.  Check out the “Information-Job Opportunities” tab for more information and to download an application.

CR 48- New England Road Bridge Replacement

  • Before construction
  • After construction

Rome Township’s 2016 New England Road bridge replacement was surveyed, designed and built by ACEO.  Crews modified the existing abutments and replaced the steel superstructure.  The total construction cost was $119,148.69.