SR 172 to be closed next week for culvert replacement project
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Tuesday, September 06, 2016) – State Route 172 will be closed next Tuesday, September 13th, east of New Alexander in Columbiana County for a culvert replacement project.
SR 172 will be closed for seven days, and traffic will be detoured south on SR 183 to SR 644 east to U.S. 30 east to SR 9 north back to SR 172, and reverse.
ODOT’s contractor for this $402,000 project – which also includes culvert replacements on SR 170 and SR 151 in Harrison County – is Americon Industrial Services LLC, from Canfield, Ohio, and the completion date is October 31, 2016.
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