State Route 646 to be closed for railroad crossing repairs
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Friday, July 8, 2016) – State Route 646 will be closed to traffic Monday, July 18th, between Germano and Annapolis in Harrison County for railroad crossing repairs.
OHI-Rail Corp. expects repairs to take five days to complete.
Beginning at the intersection of SR 646 and SR 9, traffic will be detoured south on SR 9 to SR 151 east to US 22 east to SR 152 north back to SR 646, and reverse.
The Ohio Department of Transportation maintains the state's largest man-made asset – the transportation system. ODOT's mission is to provide the safe and easy movement of people and goods from place to place. As a $2.8 billion per year enterprise, ODOT invests the bulk of its resources in system preservation through maintenance, construction and snow and ice operations.
The environmental review, consultation, and other actions required by applicable Federal environmental laws for this project are being, or have been, carried out by ODOT pursuant to 23 U.S.C. 327 and a Memorandum of Understanding dated December 11, 2015, and executed by FHWA and ODOT.
For more information contact:
Becky Giauque \Jee-awg\, Public Information Officer, at (330) 308-3949
or email Becky.Giauque@dot.ohio.gov