State Route 7 southbound traffic to be stopped tomorrow
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Wednesday, March 25, 2015) – State Route 7 southbound traffic delays are likely tomorrow, March 26th, between Brilliant and Rush Run in Jefferson County for maintenance in the work zone.
Southbound traffic will be stopped intermittently between 8 a.m. and 1 p.m. for a maximum of 15 minutes at a time. Northbound traffic will not be affected by this work.
Motorists are urged to plan ahead to avoid delays.
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.