ODOT announces a near-record construction season
Projects to focus on safety, efficiency and economic impact
Chillicothe (Monday, March 28, 2016) – Nearly $2.1 billion will be invested in Ohio’s transportation network this construction season, as the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) is planning more than 1,100 projects across the state in 2016.
Altogether, these projects are designed to improve the condition of roads and bridges, increase safety, and make the transportation of people and goods more efficient. Join the ODOT District 9 at a 2016 Construction Season kick-off event in Ross County to learn about projects which will benefit local communities and impact motorists.
WHO: ODOT District 9 Deputy Director Vaughn Wilson, along with Ross County Engineer Charlie Ortman, OSP Lieutenant Virgil Conley and other dignitaries.
WHAT: 2016 ODOT Construction Kickoff
WHEN: Tuesday, March 29 at 1 p.m.
WHERE: Park-n-Ride facility at Hospital Road and S.R. 207, adjacent to U.S. 23 north of Chillicothe
For more information, contact: Kathleen Fuller, ODOT District 9 Public Information Officer, at 740-774-8834; firstname.lastname@example.org