SR 79 Closure Begins Monday in Fallsburg
Jacksontown, Ohio (Thursday, April 3, 2014 ) – SR 79 will close this Monday for 5 days at the SR 586 intersection in Fallsburg, Licking County, for a culvert replacement. This is the final closure that was part of the series of culverts replaced over the last several months.
The road will close from SR 586 to Church St. and expected to reopen next Friday, April 11, at 5 p.m., weather permitting.
Motorists will detour via SR 16, to SR 586, back to SR 79, and reverse.
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