State Route 7 landslide repair project to begin next week south of Shadyside
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Monday, May 06, 2013) – Work will begin next Monday, May 13th, to repair a landslide along State Route 7 south of Shadyside in Belmont County.
SR 7 northbound will be reduced to one, 12-foot lane about a mile north of Dilles Bottom. Southbound traffic will not be affected.
ODOT’s contractor for this $583,985 project is Ohio-West Virginia Excavating Co., from Powhatan Point, Ohio. All work is expected to be completed by September.
Click HERE to view a map of the project area.
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