U.S. Route 250 to be restricted west of Bridgeport next week for landslide repair project
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Wednesday, April 11, 2012) – U.S. Route 250 will be restricted again next Monday, April 16th, in Belmont County for a landslide repair project.
Work is resuming on a project that began last year to repair multiple landslide sites along U.S. 250 west of Bridgeport.
One-way traffic will be maintained with temporary signals.
ODOT’s contractor for this project, totaling approximately $2 million, is Ohio-West Virginia Excavating Co., from Powhatan Point, Ohio. The completion date is mid-July.
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