State Route 148 traffic to be restricted next week west of Steinersville as part of realignment project
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Thursday, April 5, 2012) – State Route 148 will be reduced to one lane with flaggers next week west of Steinersville in Belmont County as part of the $4 million roadway realignment project that began last year.
SR 148 will be restricted during daytime hours Tuesday, April 10th through Friday, April 13th. Motorists are urged to plan ahead to avoid delays.
ODOT’s contractor is Shelly & Sands Inc., from Zanesville, Ohio, and the completion date is June 30, 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