Landslide repairs to begin next week on State Route 800
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Monday, February 22, 2016) – Work is set to begin next Monday, February 29th, to repair a landslide along State Route 800 between Barnesville and Somerton in Belmont County.
Two-way traffic will be maintained in one, 11-foot lane with temporary traffic signals.
ODOT’s contractor for this $160,000 project is Alan Stone Co., from Cutler, Ohio, and the completion date is May 15, 2016.
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\, Public Information Officer, at (330) 308-3949
or email Becky.Giauque@dot.ohio.gov