Resurfacing work to begin next week on State Route 147

New Philadelphia, Ohio (Wednesday, April 16, 2014)Work will begin next Wednesday, April 23rd, to resurface over 13 miles of State Route 147 in Belmont County.
SR 147 will be resurfaced from the Noble County line to the village of Belmont.
Traffic will be maintained with flaggers.
ODOT’s contractor for this $3 million project is Shelly & Sands Inc., from Rayland, Ohio, and the completion date is August 2014.
Click HERE to view a map of the project area.
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