New access road and parking lot to be constructed at Hellbender Bluff Park
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Monday, June 6, 2011) – Construction will begin next Monday, June 13th, to build a new access road and parking lot for Hellbender Bluff Park in Columbiana County.
Hellbender Bluff Park is located off County Road 425 near the intersection of the Old Lincoln Highway.
One lane for traffic will be maintained at all times during construction.
This 712-acre park was open to the public in 2010. It is home to the endangered Hellbender Salamander and is the site of reforestation efforts.
ODOT is performing this federally-funded project for the Columbiana County Park District. The contractor for the $124,546 project is Tucson Inc., from New Philadelphia, Ohio, and the completion date is August 31, 2011.
For more information contact:
Becky Giauque \Jee-awg\, Public Information Officer, at (330) 308-3949
or email D11.PIO@dot.state.oh.us