OHIO DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
District 7 ¨ 1001 St. Marys Ave., Sidney, OH 45365
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
April 17, 2009
Closure of SR 48 Entrance Ramp to I-70 Westbound
Wednesday, April 22 and Thursday, April 23, 2009
The SR 48 entrance ramp to I-70 westbound will be closed from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday for shoulder and curb removal. This work is in preparation of ramp resurfacing this summer.
The posted detour route is SR 48 north to USR 40 west to SR 49 south to I-70 east or west.
Warning signs will be in place prior to the ramp closure to alert motorists.
To help ensure the safety of the construction workers as well as the traveling public, motorists should remain alert, reduce their speed and watch for stopped traffic while passing through the work zone area.
All work is weather permitting.
For further information, contact: Public Information Officer Denise Heitkamp at (937) 497-6770 or Public Information Specialist Barbara Elliston at (937) 497-6820 or www.buckeyetraffic.org.
ODOT District 7 serves the following nine (9) counties: Auglaize, Champaign, Clark, Darke, Logan, Mercer, Miami, Montgomery, and Shelby.
ODOT is an Equal Opportunity Employer