State Route 751 to be closed for slip repair

New Philadelphia, Ohio (Monday, August 18, 2014)Beginning next Monday, August 25th, State Route 751 will be closed during daytime hours at the Tuscarawas/Coshocton County line for slip repairs.
The road will only be closed between 6:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. while ODOT’s maintenance crew is performing repairs. Work is expected to take about two weeks to complete; the anticipated completion date is Friday, September 5, 2014.
Beginning at the intersection of U.S. Route 36 and SR 751, traffic will be detoured east on U.S. 36 to I-77 north back to SR 751, 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