SR 79 Restriction Next Week in Buckeye Lake
Jacksontown, Ohio (Thursday, April 17, 2014)Beginning this Monday, April 21, State Route 79 will be restricted to one lane of traffic just south of Buckeye Lake in Licking County.
ODOT maintenance crews will be working next week near the  SR 360 intersection from 6:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Weather permitting, all work will be completed by Friday, April 25.
One, 11-foot width lane of traffic will be maintained at all times with temporary traffic signals.
Motorists are reminded to drive slowly through the work zone, obeying all posted signs.
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