Work to begin next week on Clark Avenue bridge over State Route 7 at Wellsville
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Wednesday, April 11, 2012) – Work is planned to begin on Monday, April 16th, on the Clark Avenue bridge over State Route 7 at Wellsville in Columbiana County.
One-way traffic will be maintained with temporary traffic signals.
Truck traffic will be detoured on SR 7 southbound to the SR 213 rest area, then northbound on SR 7 to the northbound off-ramp.
SR 7 through traffic will not be affected.
ODOT’s contractor for the $1.5 million project is Marucci & Gaffney Excavating Co., from Youngstown, Ohio, and the completion date is October 31, 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