State Route 715 to close for 14 days
Jacksontown, Ohio (Thursday,
August 11, 2016) – State Route 715 in Knox County will be closed for 14 days
beginning August 22nd to allow contractors to complete rock scaling
and excavation work.
The route will be closed between Shoemaker Rd. and Edgington Rd. A
detour will be set up on US 36 at SR 715 east to SR 206 north.
The Ohio Department of Transportation maintains the state's largest man-made asset--the transportation system. ODOT's mission is to provide the safe and easy movement of people and goods from place to place. As a $2.8 billion per year enterprise, ODOT invests the bulk of its resources in system preservation through maintenance, construction and snow and ice operations.
“The environmental review, consultation, and other actions required by applicable Federal environmental laws for this project are being, or have been, carried-out by ODOT pursuant to 23 U.S.C. 327 and a Memorandum of Understanding dated December 11, 2015, and executed by FHWA and ODOT.”
For additional information, please contact: Ericka Pfeifer, Public Information Officer, at (740) 323-5204,or email D05.PIO@dot.state.oh.us