Work began yesterday on a landslide repair project along U.S. Route 250 near Dennison
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Tuesday, April 3, 2012) – Work began yesterday on a landslide repair project along U.S. Route 250 between the Second Street/Dennison Exit and the State Route 800 Interchange in Tuscarawas County.
One lane of traffic is being maintained in each direction.
This $172,438 project also includes slip repair work on Interstate 77 just north of U.S. 36.
ODOT’s contractor is James White Construction Company, from Weirton, West Virginia, and the completion date at both sites is mid-May.
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