State Route 154 slide repair project to begin just north of Elkton
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Tuesday, August, 9, 2016) – Work is scheduled to begin next Tuesday, August 16th, to repair a landslide along State Route 154 just north of Elkton in Columbiana County.
Two-way traffic will be maintained in one, 11 ½ foot wide lane with temporary traffic signals.
ODOT’s contractor for this $333,000 project is Ohio-West Virginia Excavating Co., from Shadyside, Ohio, and the completion date is September 30, 2016.
The Ohio Department of Transportation maintains the state's largest man-made asset – the transportation system. ODOT's mission is to provide the safe and easy movement of people and goods from place to place. As a $2.8 billion per year enterprise, ODOT invests the bulk of its resources in system preservation through maintenance, construction and snow and ice operations.
The environmental review, consultation, and other actions required by applicable Federal environmental laws for this project are being, or have been, carried out by ODOT pursuant to 23 U.S.C. 327 and a Memorandum of Understanding dated December 11, 2015, and executed by FHWA and ODOT.
For more information contact:
Becky Giauque \Jee-awg\, Public Information Officer, at (330) 308-3949
or email Becky.Giauque@dot.ohio.gov