OHIO DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
DISTRICT 11 OFFICE OF COMMUNICATIONS - 2201 Reiser Avenue SE, New Philadelphia, OH 44663
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
July 14, 2008
State Route 172 to be Closed Next Week at Moultrie for Bridge Repairs
(NEW PHILADELPHIA, OHIO) --State Route 172 will be closed in Columbiana County at Moultrie next Monday, July 21, 2008, for bridge repair work.
Beginning at the intersection of SR 172 and SR 183, traffic will be detoured south on SR 183 to U.S. 30 east to SR 9 north back to SR 172, and reverse.
SR 172 will be closed for 21 days.
This $457,677 project also includes the rehabilitation of a bridge on SR 518 near Millport in Columbiana County as well as work already completed on a SR 183 bridge in Carroll County.
ODOT’s contractor is Bridge Overlay Systems Inc., from Canfield, Ohio, and the completion date for all three bridges is October 31, 2008.
For information on additional lane and road closures caused by construction, accidents, flooding or other related traffic events, visit ODOT's gateway to traffic and roadway information at www.BuckeyeTraffic.org.
For more information, contact: Becky McCarty, Public Information Officer, at 330-308-3949 or at Becky.McCarty@dot.state.oh.us.