State Route 524 to be closed next week for culvert replacement

New Philadelphia, Ohio (Monday, August 04, 2014)State Route 524 will be closed to traffic beginning next Monday, August 11th, for three days in Carroll County for a culvert replacement.
ODOT’s maintenance crew will be replacing the culvert located just west of the Jefferson County line.
Beginning at the intersection of SR 524 and SR 164, traffic will be detoured north on SR 164 to SR 39 west back to SR 524, and reverse.
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