Ross-23 Restrictions In Place This Weekend
Chillicothe (Friday, April 12, 2013) – U.S. Route 23 will be restricted at the Chillicothe bypass for one day this weekend for a utility project by American Electric Power.
On Sunday, April 14, crews from AEP will be pulling utility lines across the highway, and traffic will be restricted to one lane in each direction between the Main Street/Charleston Pike and U.S. 35 exits, immediately north (west) of the Scioto River Bridge, for various periods throughout the day.
The intermittent restrictions will be in effect between 6 a.m. and 8 p.m., and traffic will be controlled and maintained by law enforcement personnel from the Ohio State Highway Patrol.
Motorists are advised of possible short-term periods of delay, and they are reminded to exercise additional caution in the work zone.
For additional information on lane and road closures caused by construction, accidents, flooding or other related traffic events throughout the state, visit ODOT on the web at www.Ohgo.com
For more information contact:
Kathleen Fuller, Public Information Officer
1-888-819-8501, ext. 774-8834, toll free in Ohio