Twinsburg Township, Ohio– Alan Brubaker, P.E., P.S., Summit County Engineer, is pleased to alert residents and motorists that the Ravenna Road Bridge over Tinker’s Creek, approximately 200 feet north of the Old Mill Road and Ravenna Road intersection, in Twinsburg Township, is now open.
The closure was necessary for a $1.843 million bridge replacement project. The new bridge, designed by W.E. Quicksall and Associates, Inc. and constructed by Guinto Shirak, is a steel beam structure with arch features. The bridge design choice is both aesthetically pleasing and cost efficient.
The project received 80% funding from the Federal Highway Administration passed through the Ohio Department of Transportation. They will contribute $1,474,593.52 towards the bridge replacement. The remaining $368,648.38 is paid for by the Summit County Engineer’s office.