State Route 60 to be closed south of Killbuck

Jacksontown, Ohio (Tuesday, May 28, 2013)State Route 60 will be closed for 14 days beginning next Monday, June 3rd, for a bridge rehabilitation project in Coshocton County about eight miles south of Killbuck.
The bridge is located over the Killbuck Creek on SR 60 between County Road 49 and County Road 318. 
Motorists will be detoured south on SR 60 to US Route 36, then west on US 36 to SR 715, then west on SR 715 to SR 206, then north on SR 206 to US 62, then east on US 62 back to SR 60, and reverse.
Following the initial closure, two-way traffic will be maintained, motorists may see slight delays associated with this work. Work is expected to be completed by October 31st, 2013.
This project is one of five bridge rehabilitation projects in Coshocton, Fairfield, and Muskingum counties.  ODOT’s contractor for this $1.3 million dollar project is APBN, Inc., from Campbell, Ohio.
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