News Release


District 10 • 338 Muskingum Drive • Marietta, Ohio 45750


SR 50 Project Begins in Vinton County

Vinton County (September 11, 2009) Construction began September 8, 2009 on the 4.91 mile SR 50 pavement modernization and safety enhancement project. The modernization includes concrete joint and shoulder repairs, drainage improvements, and two inch asphalt overlay.

Crews have begun milling from the 4.9 mile marker to the 3.0 mile marker. During the joint repairs, motorists can expect one lane of traffic controlled by portable-temporary lights.

The $2.1 million modernization project was awarded to Shelly and Sands on August 6, 2009. The completion date is set for June 2010.



For more information contact David Rose at (740) 568-3904, ODOT District 10 Communications Office.

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