State Route 212 to be restricted for slide repair
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Monday, March 09, 2015) – Beginning next Monday, March 16th, weather permitting, State Route 212 will be reduced to one lane between State Route 800 and Somerdale in Tuscarawas County for a landslide repair project.
One, 11-foot lane will be maintained for two-way traffic with temporary signals.
ODOT’s contractor for this $287,506 project is Tucson Inc., from New Philadelphia, Ohio, and the completion date is mid-July.
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 D11.PIO@dot.state.oh.us