State Route 151 resurfacing work to begin

New Philadelphia, Ohio (Wednesday, July 30, 2014)Work is getting underway today to resurface over six miles of State Route 151 between Bowerston and Scio in Harrison County with the installation of work zone signs.
Two-way traffic will be maintained with flaggers.
ODOT’s contractor for this $1.8 million project is Shelly & Sands Inc., from Zanesville, Ohio, and the completion date is mid-November.
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