Work begins Next Monday on SR 666 Bridges
Jacksontown, Ohio (Monday, March 24, 2014)Work is set to begin next Monday, March 31, on the replacement of two SR 666 bridges in Muskingum County.
SR 666 will close for the duration of the project at the first bridge  which is located about 3 miles north of Zanesville at Bateman Rd. and the second bridge which is located about 6 miles north of Zanesville at Gilbert Rd.
Traffic will be detoured via SR 60 to SR 208, back to SR 666, and reverse.
ODOT’s contractor for this $1.2 project is Armstrong Steel Erectors and the completion date is set for October, 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