State Route 213 to be closed next week for culvert replacements
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Wednesday, April 25, 2012) – State Route 213 will be closed for two days next week during daytime hours for culvert replacements in Knox Township, Jefferson County.
ODOT’s Jefferson County maintenance crew will replace two culverts on SR 213 between County Road 46 (Island Creek Church Rd.) and SR 152 in preparation for the upcoming resurfacing project.
Work will take place between 8 a.m. and 3:30 p.m., Wednesday, May 2nd and Thursday May 3rd.
Beginning at the intersection of SR 213 and SR 7, traffic will be detoured north on SR 7 to SR 152 at Empire, then west on SR 152 back to SR 213, and reverse.
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