OHIO DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
DISTRICT 11 OFFICE OF COMMUNICATIONS - 2201 Reiser Avenue SE, New Philadelphia, OH 44663
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 6, 2008
U.S. ROUTE 250 TO BE RESTRICTED THURSDAY MORNING NEAR THE SCHOENBRUNN EXIT FOR UTILITY WORK
(NEW PHILADELPHIA, OHIO) --U.S. Route 250 will be restricted briefly in both directions Thursday morning, May 8th, for utility work near the Schoenbrunn Exit in Tuscarawas County.
American Electric Power will be installing a new fiber optic cable over the highway around 10 a.m.
Traffic will be stopped for approximately 10 minutes for this to occur. Motorists are urged to use caution and be prepared for a slight delay.
For information on additional lane and road closures caused by construction, accidents, flooding or other related traffic events, visit ODOT's gateway to traffic and roadway information at www.BuckeyeTraffic.org.
For more information, contact: Becky McCarty, Public Information Officer, at 330-308-3949 or at Becky.McCarty@dot.state.oh.us.
ODOT District 11 serves Belmont, Carroll, Columbiana, Harrison, Holmes, Jefferson and Tuscarawas counties.
ODOT is an Equal Opportunity Employer.