SR 39 traffic signals being turned on today east of Roswell
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Monday, July 07, 2014) – The temporary traffic signals installed on State Route 39 as part of the slide repair project in Tuscarawas County just west of the Carroll County line are being turned on this morning.
Starting today, two-way traffic will continue to be maintained in one, 12-foot lane with signals until the project is completed.
Work began on this $708,927 project in April and is to be completed by September 25, 2014. ODOT’s contractor is Tucson Inc., from New Philadelphia, Ohio.
Click HERE to view a map of the project area.
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