U.S. 40 project will close road for 30 days
Jacksontown, Ohio (Wednesday, July 10, 2013) – A rock slope stabilization project on U.S. 40 between Sundew Rd. and Arrowhead Rd. in Guernsey County is set to begin Tuesday, July 16. The road will be closed for 30 days beginning Thursday, August 1. Traffic will be maintained Flaggers at all other times.
During the closure, traffic will be detoured onto U.S. 40 to SR 285 to U.S. 22 to I-77 back to U.S. 40.
All work is expected to be complete by September 30. Trucco Construction Company will be the contractor on this $1.4 million project.
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.
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