Kelly's Island Ferry Service

Each year at its Annual Meeting, Flexible Pavements of Ohio (FPO) recognizes projects that demonstrate exceptional quality in asphalt pavement construction. These awards represent a diverse spectrum of pavement types from Ohio's interstate system with some of the highest traffic volumes in the nation, to low volume rural roadways, to airport runways, and commercial facilities.

Award Date: 
2005
Award Recipient: 
Erie Blacktop and Kelly's Island Ferry Service

Erie Blacktop used 4,900 tons of HMA to complete the project on the Kelleys Island Ferry Service Parking Facility, which is the only launching point for transportation to the island. The buildup included 1 ½ inches of 448 Type 2 intermediate course; 1 ½ inches of Type 1 surface course and 3 ½ inches of asphalt concrete base, item 301.