Temporary lane closures expected for State Route 11 at West Point later this week
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Monday, April 16, 2012) – There will be temporary lane closures on State Route 11 Thursday and Friday of this week as part of the County Road 448 bridge project over the highway at West Point in Madison Township, Columbiana County.
Traffic may be stopped for 15 minutes at a time on April 19th and 20th while ODOT’s contractor, Marucci & Gaffney Excavating Co., from Youngstown, Ohio, sets beams for the new bridge.
Motorists should plan ahead to avoid delays.
This $900,000 project began in mid-March and should be completed by August 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