Coral Rd. closure at Malvern rescheduled for next Wednesday
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Friday, August 26, 2016) – The Coral Rd. (County Road 81) closure scheduled for Monday, August 29th, as part of the ongoing intersection improvements at State Route 43 (Canton Rd.) and State Route 183 (Alliance Rd.) near Malvern in Carroll County has been postponed until Wednesday, August 31st.
Starting Wednesday, Coral Rd. (CR 81) traffic will be detoured on Kopp Rd. to SR 43 south/SR 183 north, then right onto SR 43 south, and reverse. The road is expected to be reopened in 21 days.
Work includes construction of an exclusive northbound right-turn lane on SR 43 and reconstruction of the traffic island on Coral Rd. as well as the replacement of the existing traffic signals and highway lighting. New warning signs, guardrail, and pavement markings will also be installed.
ODOT’s contractor for this $605,000 project is Central-Allied Enterprises Inc., from Canton, Ohio.
The Ohio Department of Transportation maintains the state's largest man-made asset – the transportation system. ODOT's mission is to provide the safe and easy movement of people and goods from place to place. As a $2.8 billion per year enterprise, ODOT invests the bulk of its resources in system preservation through maintenance, construction and snow and ice operations.
The environmental review, consultation, and other actions required by applicable Federal environmental laws for this project are being, or have been, carried out by ODOT pursuant to 23 U.S.C. 327 and a Memorandum of Understanding dated December 11, 2015, and executed by FHWA and ODOT.
For more information contact:
Becky Giauque \Jee-awg\, Public Information Officer, at (330) 308-3949
or email Becky.Giauque@dot.ohio.gov