State Route 800 bridge replacement project north of Barnesville to begin Monday
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Wednesday, May 15, 2013) – Work will begin Monday, May 20th, to replace a bridge on State Route 800 north of Barnesville in Belmont County.
During construction, SR 800 will be reduced to one, 11-foot lane with temporary traffic signals about 2 ½ miles south of Interstate 70.
ODOT’s contractor for this $247,421 project is Dennison Bridge Inc., from Dennison, Ohio, and the completion date is December.
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