U.S. 250 traffic to be stopped near McCauley Drive at Uhrichsville Tuesday for utility work
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Friday, January 06, 2017) – Starting at 9 a.m. next Tuesday, January 10th, U.S. Route 250 traffic will be stopped intermittently in both directions near McCauley Drive at Uhrichsville in Tuscarawas County for utility work.
AEP Ohio Power Company, from Canton, Ohio will be installing new aerial power lines over the highway.
Traffic is expected to be stopped in both directions four different times for approximately 15 minutes each between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. Motorists are urged to plan ahead to avoid delays.
The Ohio Department of Transportation maintains the state's largest man-made asset – the transportation system. ODOT's mission is to provide the safe and easy movement of people and goods from place to place. As a $2.8 billion per year enterprise, ODOT invests the bulk of its resources in system preservation through maintenance, construction and snow and ice operations.
The environmental review, consultation, and other actions required by applicable Federal environmental laws for this project are being, or have been, carried out by ODOT pursuant to 23 U.S.C. 327 and a Memorandum of Understanding dated December 11, 2015, and executed by FHWA and ODOT.
For more information contact:
Becky Giauque \Jee-awg\, Public Information Officer, at (330) 308-3949
or email Becky.Giauque@dot.ohio.gov