Resurfacing work to begin next week in East Palestine
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Monday, May 7, 2012) – Resurfacing work is set to begin next Monday, May 14th, in East Palestine, Columbiana County.
State Route 170 will be resurfaced from the village’s south corp. line to SR 165, and SR 46 will be resurfaced from SR 170 to the village’s west corp. line.
Traffic will be maintained with flaggers.
ODOT’s contractor for this $487,202 project is The Shelly Company, from Thornville, Ohio, and the completion date is July 31, 2012.
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