Local bridges to be closed during daytime hours next week for paving
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Tuesday, September 15, 2015) – Weather permitting, two local bridges will be closed during daytime hours only next week in Tuscarawas County for paving work.
ODOT maintenance crews will be paving the bridge decks on County Road 54 – over Interstate 77 south of New Philadelphia on Monday, Sept. 21st – and Township Road 286 – over U.S. Route 250 near Midvale – on Tuesday, Sept. 22nd.
Work will take place between 7 a.m. and 4 p.m.
Motorists are advised to use an alternate route to avoid delays.
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