State Route 213 closure canceled today; rescheduled for Wednesday
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Monday, May 7, 2012) – A State Route 213 culvert replacement planned for today in Knox Township, Jefferson County has been rescheduled for Wednesday, May 9th, due to materials.
ODOT’s Jefferson County maintenance crew will replace one culvert 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.
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