State Route 183 and State Route 542 to be closed next week at Magnolia for reinstallation of flood gates
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Thursday, June 20, 2013) – State Routes 183 and 542 will be closed to traffic again next week at Magnolia in Carroll County for the reinstallation of flood gates by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
On Monday, June 24th, SR 542 will be closed. Beginning at the intersection of SR 183 and SR 542 in Magnolia, traffic will be detoured south on SR 183 to SR 800 south to SR 212 east back to SR 542, and reverse.
On Tuesday, June 25th, SR 183 will be closed. Beginning at the intersection of SR 183 and SR 542 in Magnolia, traffic will be detoured south on SR 542 to SR 212, then west on SR 212 to SR 800 north back to SR 183, and reverse.
Both road closures will be one day only between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m.
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