Creston to flush hydrants
CRESTON — The village will be performing hydrant flushings Aug. 13-17. Water customers could experience a fluctuation in water quality as far as iron and manganese. For any questions or concerns, feel free to call Marcus Allen at 330-621-8300.
School supply give-away Monday
WOOSTER — River of Life Faith Christian Center, 305 Palmer St., Wooster, will hold its annual free school supplies and ice cream event Monday, Aug. 6 from 6-8 p.m., or until supplies run out. All are welcome.
Shingrix vaccine is back-ordered
WOOSTER — Wayne County Health Department is currently out of Shingrix vaccine; it is currently on back order from the manufacturer. To be placed on a waiting list for the vaccine, call the Wayne County Health Department, 330-264-9590.
Rittman Ohio Goodwill to have celebration
RITTMAN — Rittman Ohio Goodwill is celebrating its one year anniversary of opening its new store with free barbecue, raffles and sales on Aug. 10. People will be able to enjoy hot dogs and refreshments, raffles and sales. The celebration begins at noon and lasts until 6 p.m.
Road closure begins Monday
East University Street (between Quinby Avenue and North Bever Street) will be closed to through traffic beginning on Monday, Aug. 6, for a storm sewer project. The work is expected to take two months to complete.
Culvert repair to take place
WAYNE COUNTY — ODOT will need to close Pleasant Home Road at state Route 83 (Burbank Road) to through traffic to repair a culvert on the east side of the intersection the week of Monday, Aug. 6. The recommended detour is Friendsville Road, state Route 604 and state Route 83, which will remain open during the closure.
Crossing closures for repairs
WAYNE COUNTY — Continuing in an effort this summer to repair rough pavement at their tracks, Wheeling and Lake Erie Railway will close crossings on Fulton Road and Fox Lake Road for a week beginning Monday, Aug. 6. The Eby Road crossing, however, will remain open. Through traffic on Fulton Road should use state Route 3, Pleasant Home Road and Apple Creek Road, while Fox Lake traffic may use Eby, Hutton, and Apple Creek roads to avoid the closure.
Road closures for Holmes County
MILLERSBURG — Following are a pair of reminders from the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) regarding road closures in and around Holmes County.
U.S. 62 near Killbuck will close Monday, Aug. 6, for seven days just east of Killbuck for a culvert replacement. The closure is located two miles west of U.S. 62/state Route 83 intersection The suggested detour: U.S. 62 east to state Route 39, state Route 39 west to state Route 60, state Route 60 south back to U.S. 62, and reverse.
A seven-day closure will begin Aug. 13 on state Route 39 between Loudonville and Nashville for a culvert replacement. The suggested detour: state Route 39 east to state Route 179, state Route 179 north to state Route 3, state Route 3 south back to state Route 39, and reverse.