Closure Slated For Hopetown Road Next Week
Chillicothe - As part of an ongoing bridge deck replacement project on U.S. Route 23 in Ross County, Hopetown Road is scheduled to be closed for two days next week.
On Monday and Tuesday, July 21 and 22, Hopetown Road will be closed between its junction with state Route 159/Bridge Street and Marietta Road while contractors make repairs to the overpass that carries U.S. 23 traffic.
Weather permitting, the route will be closed during daytime, working hours only, with it being open to late evening and overnight travel each day. While the route is closed, motorists may detour by way of state Route 159 and Marietta Road.
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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION, CONTACT: Kathleen Fuller, Public Information Officer
Ohio Department of Transportation, District 9
1-740-774-8834, direct line and outside Ohio
1-888-819-8501, ext. 774-8834, in Ohio