Part of SR 78 in Monroe Co. To Have Width Restriction

MONROE COUNTY (Tuesday, June 14, 2011) Starting on June 15, 2011 construction will begin to install a turning lane at a school entrance on State Route 78 in Monroe County.

Work will begin around mile marker 14.97 and continue to mile marker 15.12.

The Eastbound lane will be closed for Phase 1, motorists will need to use the Westbound lane.

There will be a 12' width restriction for the duration of the project.

Weather permitting; work is expected to be completed by August 15,2011.

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For more information contact:

Brenna Slavens, Public Information Officer, at (740) 568-3904

or email