Work expected to begin on Riddles Run Bridge over State Route 7
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Monday, March 06, 2017) – Work is expected to get started this week on a $1.8 million project to replace the Riddles Run Bridge over State Route 7 near the Cardinal Power Plant in Jefferson County.
SR 7 traffic will be maintained.
Riddles Run (Township Rd. 163) will be reduced to one, 11-foot lane with temporary traffic signals on March 20th.
ODOT’s contractor is A P O’Horo Company, from Youngstown, Ohio, and the completion date is September 30, 2017.
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