State Route 212 to be closed next week for culvert replacements

New Philadelphia, Ohio (Monday, June 16, 2014)State Route 212 will be closed next week during daytime hours for three culvert replacements between Wilkshire Hills and Zoar in Tuscarawas County.
SR 212 will be closed between 7 a.m. and 5 p.m., beginning Monday, June 23rd. This work, being performed by ODOT’s maintenance crew, is expected to take three days to complete.
Beginning at the intersection of SR 212 and SR 800, traffic will be detoured south on SR 800 to SR 211 north to I-77 north back to SR 212, and reverse.
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