lane restrictions on Interstate 70 extended for next two weeks in Belmont
Philadelphia, Ohio (Wednesday,
May 24, 2017)
– Nightly lane
restrictions will continue the next two weeks on Interstate 70 at the Clark Road (County
Road 4) bridge project in Belmont County.
east and westbound lanes of I-70 will continue to be restricted between 8 PM
and 6 AM, from May 30th to June 2nd and from June 5th
thru June 9th, for demolition of the existing structure over the
highway near St. Clairsville.
bridge on Clark Road, located just east of Exit 216 between SR 9 and Mall Road,
is also reduced to one, nine-foot travel lane with temporary traffic signals.
are advised to plan ahead to avoid delays.
contractor for this $1.6 million project is Shelly & Sands Inc., from
Columbus, Ohio, and the completion date is October 31, 2017.
Department of Transportation maintains the state's largest man-made asset – the
transportation system. ODOT's mission is to provide the safe and easy movement
of people and goods from place to place. As a $2.8 billion per year enterprise,
ODOT invests the bulk of its resources in system preservation through
maintenance, construction and snow and ice operations.
review, consultation, and other actions required by applicable Federal
environmental laws for this project are being, or have been, carried out by
ODOT pursuant to 23 U.S.C. 327 and a Memorandum of Understanding dated December
11, 2015, and executed by FHWA and ODOT.
For more information contact:
Becky Giauque \Jee-awg\, Public Information Officer,
at (330) 308-3949
or email Becky.Giauque@dot.ohio.gov