SR 229 Closure South of Gambier
Jacksontown, Ohio (Thursday, April 17, 2014)State Route 229 will close this Monday, April 21, and Tuesday, April 22, south of Gambier  for a culvert replacement in Knox County.
The road will close from Big Run Rd. to Grove Church Rd. and is expected to reopen on Tuesday at 5 p.m., weather permitting.
Motorists will detour via SR 228, to SR 308, to US 36, to US 62, and reverse.
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 Paul Pegher, Public Information Officer, at (614) 338-9434,
or email