ODOT advises residents along U.S. Route 40 between Blaine and Brookside of sweeping work this week
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Tuesday, May 1, 2012) – ODOT is advising residents along U.S. Route 40 between Blaine Hill and Brookside in Belmont County of roadway sweeping planned for Thursday and Friday of this week, weather permitting.
Officials are asking residents to remove on-street parking during daytime hours for these two days.
ODOT's contractor for this work is Vasta Construction Company Inc., from Eaton, Ohio. It is part of a $218,000 districtwide barrier and bridge sweeping project.
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