OHIO DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
DISTRICT 11 OFFICE OF COMMUNICATIONS - 2201 Reiser Avenue SE, New Philadelphia, OH 44663
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 15, 2009
New Traffic Pattern Monday on State Route 11 for Bridge Repairs
(NEW PHILADELPHIA, OHIO) --Southbound State Route 11 traffic will be shifted over into the northbound passing lane on Monday, January 19, 2009, for bridge repairs on two structures over the Norfolk Southern Corporation and Township Road 888 in Fairfield Township, Columbiana County, located just north of the SR 344 Interchange.
One lane of traffic will be maintained in each direction on the northbound lanes.
ODOT’s contractor for this $4.4 million project is Marucci & Gaffney Excavating Co., from Youngstown, Ohio, and the completion date is October 31, 2009.
ODOT reminds motorists in Ice & Snow, Take it Slow this winter.
For information on additional lane and road closures caused by construction, accidents, flooding or other related traffic events, visit ODOT's gateway to traffic and roadway information at www.BuckeyeTraffic.org.
For more information, contact: Becky McCarty, Public Information Officer, at 330-308-3949 or at Becky.McCarty@dot.state.oh.us.
ODOT District 11 serves Belmont, Carroll, Columbiana, Harrison, Holmes, Jefferson and Tuscarawas counties.
ODOT is an Equal Opportunity Employer.