I-70 eastbound to be restricted over next several weeks for maintenance work
Jacksontown, Ohio (Monday, October 21, 2013) – Tree trimming and brush cutting operations will kick off tomorrow along I-70 eastbound in Licking County. This work take place from SR 13 to SR 668 and restrict the eastbound driving lane. This operation will be ongoing over the next several weeks.
Two lanes of traffic will be maintained at all times during this work. Crews will be working from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Thursday, weather permitting.
Motorists should plan ahead to avoid any possible delays associated with this work.
Ohio’s highways are essential to keeping and creating new jobs. With a mission to provide easy movement of people and goods from place to place, the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) is responsible for maintaining one of the largest transportation networks in the nation. Guided by ethical principles and accountability, ODOT works to improve safety, enhance travel and advance economic development. As a $2.8 billion enterprise, the department wisely invests in its core services of snow and ice removal, annual construction program and highway maintenance operations.
For additional information, please contact:
Lauren Holdsworth, Public Information Officer, at (740) 323-5204
or email D05.PIO@dot.state.oh.us