Work to begin on School Street enhancement project in Tuscarawas

New Philadelphia, Ohio (Monday, August 04, 2014)Work will begin this week on a $538,912 federally-funded, transportation enhancement project on School Street in the village of Tuscarawas.
ODOT’s contractor, Northstar Asphalt Inc., from North Canton, Ohio, plans to begin work Wednesday, August 6th, to widen and resurface the street from Main Street (State Route 416) to East Avenue as well as replace sidewalks and curbs, including ADA ramps.
Two, 10-foot lanes for traffic will be maintained.
The completion date for this project is October 25, 2014.
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