VAN WERT COUNTY — The following is highway construction scheduled to occur within Van Wert County. Work is dependent upon weather conditions, and unless otherwise noted, it will take place during daytime hours.

State Route 697 between County Road 213 (Spencerville/Delphos Road) and State Route 116, west of the city of Delphos, is expected to close March 27 for approximately 45 days during a resurfacing and widening project.

Traffic will be detoured onto State Route 116, State Route 81 and State Route 66 back to State Route 697.