UPDATE MAY 3, 2023: ALL 4 PROJECTS ARE COMPLETE, AND THE ROAD IS OPEN.
The Butler County Engineer’s Office reports that Hamilton Eaton Road will close for a series of four culvert replacements beginning Thursday, April 20, 2023. BCEO crews will start construction at the first culvert location, 1.1 miles north of Oxford Middletown Road and 0.2 miles south of Somerville Road, and work south to one mile south of Oxford Middletown Road and 0.1 miles north of Harris Road. The road will be closed to all through traffic and is tentatively scheduled to reopen on May 5, 2023, weather permitting.
Detour: Northbound Hamilton Eaton Road traffic will detour west on Harris Road, north on U.S. 127, and east on Somerville Road. Southbound traffic will reverse this route.
Motorists are encouraged to check the BCEO PROJECTS MAP, as well as Facebook and Twitter @bceonews, for possible date and status changes concerning this and other closures/advisories.