I-70 westbound restricted tomorrow at Buckeye Lake Interchange
Jacksontown, Ohio (Thursday, November 07, 2013) – I-70 westbound at the Buckeye Lake/SR 79 interchange ,will be restricted to one lane of traffic tomorrow, Friday, November 8, in Licking County for paving operations.
To avoid peak travel times, the contractor will perform this work during separate time frames. The first lane restriction will take place from 4 a.m. to 6 a.m., and the second from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Friday.
One-11 foot lane of traffic will be maintained, motorists should plan ahead to avoid any possible delays associated with this work.
The contractor for this $2.3 million project is Double Z Construction and the completion date is December, 31, 2013.
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