Resurfacing project to begin at East Palestine
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Monday, April 10, 2017) – Resurfacing work is expected to get underway next week on State Routes 165 and 170 at East Palestine in Columbiana County.
Three miles of SR 165 will be resurfaced from SR 14 through East Palestine to the Pennsylvania state line, and nearly three miles of SR 170 will be resurfaced from SR 165 to the Mahoning Co. line.
Traffic will be maintained with flaggers.
ODOT’s contractor for this $1.1 million project is The Shelly Company, from Thornville, Ohio, and the completion date is October 31, 2017.
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