Interstate 77 to be restricted tomorrow morning near Stonecreek for utility work
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Monday, May 7, 2012) – Interstate 77 traffic will be stopped briefly tomorrow morning, May 8th, on the north side of the Stonecreek Exit in Tuscarawas County for utility work.
Frontier Communications will be installing a new aerial telephone cable across the highway around 9 a.m.
Traffic will be slowed down for about 10-15 minutes for this to occur. Motorists are urged to use caution and be prepared for a slight delay.
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