Charles R. Ortman, P.E., P.S.

755 Fairgrounds Road
P.O. Box 458
Chillicothe, Ohio 45601-0458


Thanks for looking in to see the range of services offered by my office! Below see news events about the roads and bridges that you travel. I hope these items make traveling the county safer and easier. Click a link to learn more about the activities required to provide a modern county highway system and accurate property map records. And, please don't hesitate to call should further information be needed. Charlie

Fairgrounds Road Office:

(740) 702-3130

(740) 702-3135

Engineer's Map Room:

(740) 702-3136

(740) 702-3137

Fairgrounds Road Garage:

(740) 702-3140

2020 Road and Bridge Construction in Ross County, Ohio

The following roads are where we have work planned for this year.  This work can at times unavoidably cause road closures or travel delays.  We do our best to avoid these, but we will try to help you plan ahead by listing work that might impact your travel plans on our Work Schedule link.  We make every effort to list them in time to help you plan your times of travel and routes that you take.

We ask for your patience and caution as you travel, for your safety, and the safety of those doing the work. Thank you!

Bridges Box Culverts Culvert Pipe
(see Work Schedule)
Road Paving (County Road System)
C-149 Spargursville Rd.
(Begin at Jones Levee Rd. – End at Potts Hill Rd.)
C-208 Limerick Rd.
(Begin at County Line – End at U.S. 35)
C-19 Whetstone Rd.
(Begin at Pricer Ridge Rd. – St. Rt 41)
C-221 Sugar Run Rd.
(Begin at U.S. 50 – End at Possum Hollow Rd.)
C-109 Owl Creek Rd.
(Slip area only)
C-220 Piney Creek Rd.
(Begin at Charleston Pk. - End at State Forest Line)
C-20 Pricer Ridge Rd.
(Begin at Upper Twin Rd. - End at Whetstone Rd.)
C-54 Lower Twin Rd.
(Begin at Wisecup Hill Rd. – End at Morton Rd.)
C-149 & C-154 Jones Levee Rd.
(Begin at U.S. 50 – End at Camelin Hill Rd.)
(see Work Schedule)
Drag Patching (County Road System)
C-235 Marietta Rd.
C-235 Hopetown Rd.
C-222 Charleston Pk.
C-240 Marietta Rd.
C-205 Three Locks Rd.
(see Work Schedule)
Chip and Seal (County Road System)
(see Work Schedule)

Get in Touch with Us

Ross County, Ohio Engineer

(740) 702-3130

755 Fairgrounds Road, P.O. Box 458
Chillicothe, OH 45601-0458