Slide repair project to begin on State Route 557 just north of Charm
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Tuesday, April 18, 2017) – Work is expected to begin Monday, May 1st, to repair a landslide along State Route 557 just north of Charm in Holmes County.
SR 557 will be reduced to one, 11-foot lane with temporary traffic signals during construction.
ODOT’s contractor for this $250,000 project is Dennison Bridge Inc., from Dennison, Ohio, and the completion date is July 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