Work to begin on I-70 bridge repair project at Guernsey Co. line
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Monday, May 19, 2014) – Work will begin next Tuesday, May 27th, to repair the Interstate 70 bridges at the Guernsey/Belmont County line.
Two, 11-foot lanes will be maintained in each direction.
ODOT’s contractor for this $2.9 million project is Shelly & Sands Inc., from Columbus, Ohio, and the completion date is October 2014.
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