State Route 7 resurfacing work to begin next week
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Monday, April 04, 2016) – Resurfacing work is set to begin on just over three miles of State Route 7 in Belmont County next Monday, April 11th.
SR 7 will be resurfaced from about one mile south of Martins Ferry’s north corp. line to the Jefferson County line. Additionally, SR 872 will be resurfaced from Dilles Bottom to the Moundsville Bridge.
One lane of traffic will be maintained in each direction.
ODOT’s contractor for this $1.33 million project is Strawser Construction Inc., from Columbus, Ohio, and the completion date is August 31, 2016.
The Ohio Department of Transportation maintains the state's largest man-made asset – the transportation system. ODOT's mission is to provide the safe and easy movement of people and goods from place to place. As a $2.8 billion per year enterprise, ODOT invests the bulk of its resources in system preservation through maintenance, construction and snow and ice operations.
The environmental review, consultation, and other actions required by applicable Federal environmental laws for this project are being, or have been, carried out by ODOT pursuant to 23 U.S.C. 327 and a Memorandum of Understanding dated December 11, 2015, and executed by FHWA and ODOT.
For more information contact:
Becky Giauque \Jee-awg\, Public Information Officer, at (330) 308-3949
or email Becky.Giauque@dot.ohio.gov