State Route 9 to be closed next week for railroad crossing repairs

New Philadelphia, Ohio (Monday, August 18, 2014)State Route 9 will be closed next Monday, August 25th, for four days south of Augusta in Carroll County for railroad crossing repairs.
Amtrac of Ohio will be completing this work.
Beginning at the intersection of SR 171 and SR 9, traffic will be detoured west on SR 171 to SR 43 north to SR 183 north to U.S. Route 30 east back to SR 9, 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