SR 11 traffic delays expected tomorrow for bridge beam removal

New Philadelphia, Ohio (Tuesday, June 10, 2014)State Route 11 will be restricted, beginning tomorrow, Wednesday, June 11th, for two days during bridge beam removal as part of the $1.13 million project to replace the State Route 558 bridge deck located above roadway just east of State Route 164 in Fairfield Township, Columbiana County.
ODOT’s contractor, A P O’horo Company, from Youngstown, Ohio, will be utilizing the Ohio State Highway patrol to slow traffic between 6 a.m. and 6 p.m. during this operation.
SR 558 was closed to traffic last Monday, June 2nd, for 80 days. Traffic is being detoured south on SR 164 to SR 517 east back to SR 558, and reverse.
The completion date for this entire project is September 2014.
Click HERE to view a map of the project area.
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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