State Route 148 to be closed next week south of Barnesville for bridge replacement
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Monday, July 25, 2011) – State Route 148 will be closed to traffic next Monday, August 1st, three miles east of State Route 800 in Belmont County.
The roadway will be closed for 70 days, while ODOT's contractor, Shelly & Sands Inc., from Zanesville, Ohio, replaces the 1931 bridge over the North Fork of the Captina Creek. Beginning at the intersection of SR 148 and SR 800, traffic will be detoured south on SR 800 to Malaga, then SR 145 east to Jerusalem, then SR 26 north back to SR 148, and reverse.
The cost of this project is $746,000, and the completion date is October 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