State Route 557 to be closed next week between Charm and Farmerstown for a culvert replacement
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Wednesday, August 22, 2012) – State Route 557 will be closed next week during daytime hours between Charm and Farmerstown in Holmes County for a culvert replacement.
Starting Wednesday, August 29th, ODOT maintenance crews will be working between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. to replace a culvert.
Beginning at the intersection of SR 557 and SR 643, traffic will be detoured east on SR 643 to SR 93 north to SR 39 west to U.S. 62 east back to SR 557, and reverse.
SR 557 will be closed during daytime hours only, and this work should be completed within three days.
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