Work to begin on State Route 148 bridge repair project
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Monday, March 26, 2012) – Work is set to begin next Monday, April 2nd, on a State Route 148 bridge repair project in Belmont County.
The bridge is located just east of SR 145 and west of Ohio Valley Coal.
Two-way traffic will be maintained with temporary traffic signals during construction.
ODOT’s contractor for this $1.4 million project is B.O.G. Construction Inc., from Berlin Center, Ohio, and the completion date is October 31, 2012.
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