Northbound SR 7 will be restricted just south of Mingo Junction this week for railroad bridge repairs
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Monday, March 14, 2016) – Starting tomorrow, March 15th, the northbound passing lane on State Route 7 will be closed during daytime hours only between Mingo Junction and Georges Run in Jefferson County.
Northbound traffic will be maintained in one lane from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. while crews make repairs to the Wheeling and Lake Erie railroad bridge over SR 7.
Work is expected to be completed in four days.
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.
For more information contact:
Becky Giauque \Jee-awg\, Public Information Officer, at (330) 308-3949
or email Becky.Giauque@dot.ohio.gov