ATHENS COUNTY (Wednesday, September 5, 2012) – The Ohio Department of Transportation announces a section of US 33 will be down to one lane in either direction beginning 9/15/12 at 3:00 a.m. One lane will be restricted to allow crews to install a pipe at that location. Traffic will be maintain for the duration of the project. Motorists will encounter the roadwork at the intersection of SR691 and US 33. The work is expected to be completed by 9:00 a.m. on 9/15/12.
“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