Route 647 road closure postponed in Martins Ferry
BELMONT COUNTY – State Route 647 will NOT
be closed to traffic next Tuesday, September 5th, as planned for
three separate slide repairs west of Darrah Rd. in Martins Ferry.
closure has been rescheduled for Monday, September 11th due to
utility conflicts. It will still be a 77 day closure.
Work is expected to
take 21 days at two of the sites and 35 days at the other.
Traffic will be detoured on SR 150 west
to U.S. Route 250 east to SR 7 north back to SR 647 (Hanover Street) in Martins
Ferry, and reverse.
ODOT’s contractor for this $478,000
project is Ohio-West Virginia Excavating Co., from Shadyside, Ohio, and the
completion date is November 30, 2017.