SR 666 Closure
Construction for each bridge will occur at separate times
Jacksontown, Ohio (Thursday, March 26, 2014) – The closure of SR 666 is set to begin next Monday, March 31, on the first of two SR 666 bridge replacements in Muskingum County.
The first bridge replacement will take place about 6 miles north of Zanesville at the Gilbert Rd. intersection located between Memory Rd. and Culbertson Rd. Throughout construction, the Gilbert Rd./SR 666 intersection will be closed. Work for this portion of the project is expected to be completed by June 2, weather permitting.
The second bridge replacement is located about 3 miles north of Zanesville at Bateman Rd., details for this closure will be released at a later date.
Traffic will be detoured for each of these closures 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 D05.PIO@dot.state.oh.us