Belmont County bridges to be inspected next week
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Monday, March 25, 2013) – Two bridges in Belmont County will be inspected next Wednesday, April 3rd, during daytime hours by an ODOT crew and a snooper truck, weather permitting.
Officials will inspect the Interstate 470 bridge over the Water Tank Access about a mile east of I-70. Additionally, the State Route 7 bridge over the Captina Creek at Powhatan Point will be inspected.
Traffic will be restricted but maintained at both of these locations during this work.
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