Section of SR 685 Closed For Culvert Replacement
Detour in place for duration of project.
ATHENS COUNTY (Monday, June 11, 2012) – The Ohio Department of Transportation District 10 announces a section of State Route 685 will be closed for a culvert replacement project beginning today.
Motorists will encounter the closure about 0.06 miles South of County Road 96 ( Greens Run Road).
ODOT encourages motorists to use its official detour listed below.
Weather permitting; work is expected to be completed by 7/8/12.
ODOT Official Detour: SR 13 – US 33 W – SR 78 E- SR 685.
“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.”
For more information contact:
Brenna K. Slavens, District 10 Office of Communications, at (740) 568-3904
or email D10.PIO@dot.state.oh.us