(Dublin, OH) – Motorists will need to use extra caution, have patience and plan a little more travel time as the Dublin School District begins classes the week of Wednesday, August 21. Two roundabouts under construction will cause some traffic delays and congestion.
The roundabout at Hyland Croy Road and Brand Road near Dublin Jerome High School has an expected completion date of Wednesday, September 11. Information on detours and traffic patterns will be available on both the School District and City of Dublin websites.
A second roundabout scheduled to begin construction on Wednesday, August 21 is planned for the intersection of Brand Road and Coffman Road near Dublin Coffman High School. Tree removal and utility relocation has already begun, and construction is expected to be complete in November. The intersection will be closed beginning Monday, August 19. Detour information will be available on the City website: http://dublinohiousa.gov/engineering/construction-updates
According to data by the City of Dublin Division of Engineering, area roundabout improve overall safety and improve traffic flow. The three roundabouts carrying the most traffic in the City are at Muirfield Drive & Brand Road, Dublin Road & Brand Road, and Avery-Muirfield Diver & Post Road. Crash history shows an overall crash reduction at all three major intersections where roundabouts have been installed. Crashes resulting in an injury at these locations has been reduced by more than 60%.
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Dublin, Ohio, the city that’s “greener,” offers residents and corporate citizens responsive government services, attractive housing, superior public education, direct regional highway access, 120 miles of underground optical fiber network, abundant park space and a dynamic community life. Located just minutes from Ohio’s capital city of Columbus, Dublin is a desirable place for business, raising a family or enjoying professional sporting events and renowned attractions. More information about the City of Dublin at www.DublinOhioUSA.gov