Interstate 70 nighttime paving work at State Route 158
Jacksontown, Ohio (Tuesday, September 10, 2013) – Nighttime paving work began last night on Interstate 70 at the State Route 158 overpass in Licking County. This work will take place between the hours of 8 p.m. and 5 a.m. and is expected to be completed within the next two weeks, weather permitting.
One lane of traffic will be maintained at all times during construction hours. The SR 158 ramps will remain open.
This work is part of the interchange improvement project for SR 158. Work for this project began in May of 2012 and the completion date is November 30th, 2013.
ODOT’s contractor for this $7.5 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 at (740) 323-5204
or email D05.PIO@dot.state.oh.us