OHIO DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
DISTRICT 11 OFFICE OF COMMUNICATIONS - 2201 Reiser Avenue SE, New Philadelphia, OH 44663
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 27, 2008
State Route 148 to be Closed Next Week for Railroad Crossing Repairs
(NEW PHILADELPHIA, OHIO) -- State Route 148 will be closed next Monday, June 2, 2008, around 9 a.m. for rail road crossing repairs just west of the intersection of State Route 145 and Alledonia in Belmont County.
Amtrac of Ohio, Inc. will be making the necessary repairs to the crossing, which is expected to take five days to complete.
Beginning at the intersection of SR 148 and SR 145, traffic will be detoured south on SR 145 to SR 26 north back to SR 148, and reverse.
For information on additional lane and road closures caused by construction, accidents, flooding or other related traffic events, visit ODOT's gateway to traffic and roadway information at www.BuckeyeTraffic.org.
For more information, contact: Becky McCarty, Public Information Officer, at 330-308-3949 or at Becky.McCarty@dot.state.oh.us.