OHIO DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
DISTRICT 11 OFFICE OF COMMUNICATIONS - 2201 Reiser Avenue SE, New Philadelphia, OH 44663
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 24, 2008
State Route 7 to be Restricted Tomorrow and Friday for Work at the W.H. Sammis Plant
(NEW PHILADELPHIA, OHIO) -- State Route 7 will be restricted tomorrow and Friday, Sept. 25th and Sept. 26th, for work at the W. H. Sammis Plant in Stratton, Jefferson County. The FirstEnergy Corp. will be transporting the final three scrubber rings as part of their environmental control retrofit construction project.
This work is expected to take place between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. To avoid delays, motorists are encouraged to use an alternate route.
For information on additional lane and road closures caused by construction, accidents, flooding or other related traffic events, visit ODOT's gateway to traffic and roadway information at www.BuckeyeTraffic.org.
For information and traffic restrictions specific to this project, visit http://www.dot.state.oh.us/districts/D11/Pages/SammisProject.aspx.
For more information, contact:
Becky McCarty, ODOT Public Information Officer at 330-308-3949 or at Becky.McCarty@dot.state.oh.us, or
Mark Durbin, FirstEnergy Spokesperson at 330-761-4365 or firstname.lastname@example.org
ODOT District 11 serves Belmont, Carroll, Columbiana, Harrison, Holmes, Jefferson and Tuscarawas counties.
ODOT is an Equal Opportunity Employer.