State Route 7 northbound to be reduced next week for bridge repairs
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Tuesday, August 25, 2015) – State Route 7 northbound will be reduced to one lane next week at Tiltonsville in Jefferson County for bridge deck repairs.
ODOT maintenance crews will be performing repair work Monday through Friday next week, closing the passing lane. Northbound traffic will be maintained in the travel lane.
Southbound lanes will not be impacted by this work.
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 Becky.Giauque@dot.ohio.gov