State Route 646 to be closed next week for culvert replacements
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Monday, March 23, 2015) – State Route 646 will be closed during daytime hours in Harrison County next week for four culvert replacements between U.S. Route 250 and Annapolis.
Beginning Monday, March 30th, ODOT’s maintenance crew will close SR 646 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. for two culverts located between U.S. 250 and Gundy Ridge Road (County Road 44). Traffic will be detoured from the intersection of U.S. 250 and SR 646, east on U.S. 250 to U.S. 22 east to SR 9 north to SR 151 west back to SR 646, and reverse. When completed, crews will move to two culverts between SR 9 and Annapolis, detouring traffic from the intersection of SR 646 and SR 9, south on SR 9 to SR 151 east to U.S. 22 east to SR 152 north back to SR 646, and reverse.
All work is expected to be completed by Friday, April 3rd.
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.