Work to begin next week on State Route 152 bridge replacement near Empire
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Tuesday, June 28, 2011) – Work will begin next Tuesday, July 5th, on a State Route 152 bridge replacement project over Jeremy Run near Empire in Jefferson County.
One lane of traffic will be maintained during construction except for a 14-day road closure, while the existing structure is removed and replaced.
ODOT's contractor, Stanley Miller Construction Company, from East Sparta, Ohio, will be replacing the concrete slab bridge with a precast concrete box culvert.
SR 152 will be closed to traffic Monday, July 18th for 14 days. Beginning at the intersection of SR 152 and SR 213, traffic will be detoured north on SR 213 to SR 7 south back to SR 152, and reverse.
The cost of this project is $208,235, 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