nine months of construction, the new Lucas County ODOT garage is open.
full-service maintenance facility sits on Technology Drive in Maumee, and cost
$6.5 million. The former facility was on Detroit Avenue, and it took Lucas
County employees 15-25 minutes to reach a highway maintained by ODOT. The new location
is right next to the highway.
the new facility, mechanics can better service the trucks and equipment, and
new office space will allow employees to respond more efficiently to customer
been operating out of an old facility that was inadequate for many years," said
ODOT Director Jerry Wray. "Now we have a modern facility that has the room that
we need to do the job."
also a new salt storage facility that is able to hold up to 9,000 tons of salt,
and a new wash bay for service vehicles.
closest full maintenance facility is in Northwood.