Bridge inspections cancelled this week
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Monday, July 11, 2016) – Bridge inspections scheduled for this week in Jefferson and Harrison counties have been cancelled due to equipment maintenance.
The following inspections will be rescheduled at a later date:
· State Route 7 bridge over McLister Ave. at Mingo Junction in Jefferson County
· U.S. Route 22 bridge over Boggs Fork Creek at Piedmont in Harrison County
· SR 151 bridge over the railroad tracks near SR 212 at Bowerston
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