State Route 9 to be closed next week for culvert replacements
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Monday, May 04, 2015) – Beginning next Monday, May 11th, State Route 9 will be closed during daytime hours between State Route 147 and State Route 149 at Warnock in Belmont County for multiple culvert replacements.
SR 9 will be closed from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., while ODOT maintenance crews perform this work.
Beginning at the intersection of SR 147 and SR 9, traffic will be detoured north on SR 147 to SR 149 east back to SR 9, and reverse.
Weather permitting, officials expect this work to be completed in five days.
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.