State Route 542 to be restricted Friday south of Magnolia
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Monday, April 16, 2012) – State Route 542 will be restricted Friday, April 20th, for full depth pavement repairs associated with a landslide repair project completed this winter.
ODOT’s contractor, Dennison Bridge Inc., from Dennison, Ohio, will be reducing the roadway to one lane with temporary traffic signals to make final pavement repairs.
Work is expected to take approximately three weeks to complete. The total cost of this project was $1.35 million.
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