State Route 256 to be closed next week for two days for culvert replacement   

Jacksontown, Ohio (Wednesday, May 22, 2013)State Route 256 will be closed next Wednesday, May 29th  and Thursday, May 30th,  for a culvert replacement in Fairfield County.
ODOT maintenance crews will perform work to replace a culvert on SR 256 between Rader Road and Township Road 15.
This section of SR 256 will only be closed during daytime hours between 6:30 a.m. and 5 p.m., and this work should be completed within two days.
Traffic will be detoured east on SR 256 to SR 13, then north on SR 13 to SR 204,  then west on SR 204 to SR 188, then south on SR 188 back to SR 256, 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 more information please contact:
Lauren Holdsworth, Public Information Specialist, at (330) 308-7817
or email