Moving Ahead With New Jackson Roundabout

JACKSON TWP., Ohio (News Talk 1480 WHBC) – Stark County is moving forward with its latest roundabout project.

This one is set for this construction season at Strausser Street and Lake O’Springs Avenue NW in northern Jackson Township.

Commissioners have let the project out for bids.

Estimated cost is $1.8 million, with 80-percent paid by federal funds.

The original plan was to get the roundabout open by November.

The engineer’s office says it’s a safety concern there.