Interstate 70 to be restricted Monday evening near State Route 149
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Friday, January 20, 2012) – The east and westbound travel lanes of Interstate 70 near Exit 208 at State Route 149 in Belmont County will be restricted briefly Monday evening, January 23rd, for utility work.
The work was originally scheduled for Wednesday, January 18th, but was rescheduled due to inclement weather.
Horizon Chillicothe Telephone will be installing an aerial fiber optic cable over the interstate at approximately 10:00 p.m.
Traffic will be slowed down for about 30 minutes for this to occur. Motorists are urged to use caution and be prepared for a slight delay.
For more information contact:
Becky Giauque \Jee-awg\, Public Information Officer, at (330) 308-3949 or
Lauren Holdsworth, District 11 Communications, at (330) 308-7817