State Route 172 to be restricted tomorrow east of New Garden for culvert replacement
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Wednesday, April 11, 2012) – ODOT’s maintenance crew will begin replacing culverts along State Route 172 east of New Garden tomorrow in Columbiana County in preparation for upcoming resurfacing work this summer.
One-lane of traffic will be maintained with flaggers during daytime hours.
Next week, crews will replace four more culverts located between Murray and Depot Roads. Traffic will also be maintained with flaggers during this work.
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