Resurfacing work to begin on U.S. Route 62
Jacksontown, Ohio (Monday, July 1st, 2013) – Resurfacing work will begin next Monday, July 8th on a construction project that will resurface 10 miles of U.S. Route 62 from the Franklin/Licking County line through Johnstown.
U.S. 62 will be reduced to one lane of traffic during work zone hours from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.
ODOT’s contractor for this $2.4 million project is Kokosing Construction Company from Columbus, Ohio. Work is expected to be completed by November 15th, 2013
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 Specialist, at (740) 323-5204
or email D05.PIO@dot.state.oh.us