US Route 62 Resurfacing Project Begins Next Week
Jacksontown, Ohio (Wednesday, April 9, 2014) – A resurfacing project will begin this Monday, April 14, to resurface 23 miles of US Route 62 through Knox County.
US 62 will be resurfaced from the Licking County line, through Martinsburg and Danville, to the Holmes County line.
One, 11 foot width lane of traffic will be maintained at all times by flaggers. Motorists are advised to SLOW DOWN and use caution when driving through this area.
ODOT’s contractor for this $4.6 million project is Kokosing Construction Company and the completion date is October 15, 2014.
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 D05.PIO@dot.state.oh.us