Public Works: Expect delays on S. Main near MVH

Construction on South Main Street

DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – Construction along Main Street in Dayton from Stewart Street northward will likely slow your commute.

Construction on the road between Patterson Boulevard and Stewart Street is expected to begin Monday. The city of Dayton is looking to expand the four-lane road to five lanes.

Crews will begin construction close to Stewart Street as the city replaces water lines. The end goal of the project is create new sidewalks, lighting, and a retaining wall.

City officials along with representatives at Miami Valley Hospital do not expect construction to negatively impact emergency vehicles during construction.

The expected end date is slated for October 2015.

Patterson Boulevard and Brown Street are suggested alternate routes as the $7.1 million dollar project progresses. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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