State Route 800 to be closed again next week for multiple culvert replacements
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Tuesday, August 14, 2012) – State Route 800 will be closed again next week in Tuscarawas County for multiple culvert replacements as the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) continues to prepare the roadway to be resurfaced next year.
ODOT maintenance crews will be replacing seven culverts between County Road 37 (Deersville Avenue Extension) at Dennison and County Road 36 (Moravian Trail Rd.).
Beginning Monday, August 20th, the road will be closed during daytime hours only between 7 a.m. and 4 p.m., and this work should be completed within five days.
Beginning at the intersection of SR 800 and U.S. 22, traffic will be detoured east on U.S. 22 to U.S. 250 in Cadiz, then west on U.S. 250 back to SR 800, and reverse.
SR 800 is also closed this week during daytime hours between SR 258 in Stillwater and County Road 36 (Moravian Trail Rd.) for the replacement of six culverts.
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 D11.PIO@dot.state.oh.us