Ohio Department of Transportation    Traffic Advisory
District 7  Randy Chevalley, P.E., P.S., Deputy Director
1001 Saint Marys Avenue • Sidney, Ohio 45365
www.transportation.ohio.gov/dist7
SR 67 Closed Overnight
Between CR 25A and I-75
Auglaize County (Thursday, April 17, 2014) – SR 67 will be closed between CR 25A and I-75 near Wapakoneta beginning Thursday, April 17th at 6 pm. The affected section of SR 67 is scheduled to reopen Friday, April 18th at 6 am. The I-75 ramps at this interchange will remain open.
 
This closure is due to a bridge replacement.
 
Detours will be posted. Detours will use I-75 and Bellefontaine Street (Wapakoneta) to the south and I-75 and National Road (Cridersville) to the north.
 
Arrow boards and signs will be in place prior to the work zone to alert motorists of the upcoming closure.  Law enforcement will be on hand to monitor traffic flow.  All work is weather permitting.
 
Safety is a top priority at ODOT.  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.
 
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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For more information contact: Mandi Dillon, Public Information Officer (937) 497-6820
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