Belmont County Park-and-Ride to get face-lift
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Wednesday, April 01, 2015) – The makeshift Park-and-Ride facility, located along County Road 102, at Interstate 70’s Exit 202 in Belmont County will be closed later this month for major improvements.
ODOT’s contractor, Tucson Inc., from New Philadelphia, Ohio, will begin work next Monday, April 6th, on the $222,000 project.
Work will include: drainage installation, grading, paving, painted parking stalls, fencing, and lighting.
The facility will be closed on April 13th for 60 days. All work is expected to be completed by July 31, 2015.
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.