Superload movement across eastern Ohio delayed today due to weather
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Wednesday, January 07, 2015) – The superload movement scheduled to begin today at 9 a.m. in Mount Vernon, Ohio has been delayed due to weather conditions.
It will be rescheduled at a later time.
This was the first of three loads headed ultimately to Bellaire Harbor in Belmont County from Mount Vernon.
Roads expected to be impacted were U.S. Route 36, Interstate 77 south, Interstate 70 east, Interstate 470 east, and State Route 7 south to 26th Street in Bellaire.
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:
Becky Giauque \Jee-awg\, ODOT District 11 Public Information Officer, at (330) 308-3949
or email D11.PIO@dot.state.oh.us