Resurfacing work to begin next week in Holmes County
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Monday, April 17, 2017) – Resurfacing work is expected to begin next Monday, April 24th, on U.S. Route 62 and State Route 60 in Holmes County.
Over five miles of U.S. 62 will be resurfaced from the Knox Co. line east to Stillwell, and over six miles of SR 60 will be resurfaced from Killbuck’s north corporation limit to SR 39.
Traffic will be maintained with flaggers.
ODOT’s contractor for this $1.7 million project is Melway Paving Co. Inc., from Holmesville, Ohio, and the completion date is October 31, 2017.
The Ohio Department of Transportation maintains the state's largest man-made asset – the transportation system. ODOT's mission is to provide the safe and easy movement of people and goods from place to place. As a $2.8 billion per year enterprise, ODOT invests the bulk of its resources in system preservation through maintenance, construction and snow and ice operations.
The environmental review, consultation, and other actions required by applicable Federal environmental laws for this project are being, or have been, carried out by ODOT pursuant to 23 U.S.C. 327 and a Memorandum of Understanding dated December 11, 2015, and executed by FHWA and ODOT.
For more information contact:
Becky Giauque \Jee-awg\, Public Information Officer, at (330) 308-3949
or email Becky.Giauque@dot.ohio.gov