State Route 151 to be restricted next week for landslide repair
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Monday, June 06, 2016) – State Route 151 will be reduced to one lane next Monday, June 13th, east of Smithfield in Jefferson County for a landslide repair project.
Two-way traffic will be maintained in one, 10 ½ foot lane with temporary traffic signals just east of County Road 18.
ODOT’s contractor for this $350,000 project is Ohio-West Virginia Excavating Co., from Shadyside, Ohio, and the completion date is July 31, 2016.
The Ohio 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.
The environmental 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