Interstate 70 eastbound on-ramp from State Route 158 closes Thursday
Jacksontown, Ohio (Monday, July 15, 2013) – Beginning this Thursday, July 18, the Interstate 70 eastbound on-ramp from State Route 158 will be closed for 19 days, weather permitting.
SR 158 northbound traffic will be detoured via SR 204 to SR 37 to I-70. SR 158 southbound traffic will be detoured via US 40 to SR 37 to I-70.
This work is part of the SR 158 bridge replacement project over I-70. Work for this project began in May of 2012 and the completion date is November 15th, 2013.
ODOT’s contractor for this $8 million project is Complete General Construction Co. from Columbus, Ohio.
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 Specialist, at (740) 323-5204
or email D05.PIO@dot.state.oh.us