Spot paving work to take place across eastern Ohio counties
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Monday, September 28, 2015) – Spot paving work is set to begin next week across four eastern Ohio counties, including: Columbiana, Harrison, Holmes, and Tuscarawas.
Work will include various sections on multiple state routes, including:
- U.S. 30, SR 7, and SR 170 in Columbiana County
- SR 151 in Harrison County
- U.S. 62 in Holmes County
- And, SR 212, SR 800, and I-77 in Tuscarawas County
Work is expected to start Monday, October 5th, on a five-mile stretch of I-77 in Tuscarawas County from two miles north of U.S. 36 to ½ mile south of SR 751. Work will progress north to repair one more location on I-77 near the Tuscarawas/Stark Co. line north of Bolivar.
When completed in Tuscarawas County, crews will move into Columbiana, Holmes, and finish in Harrison County.
Traffic will be maintained with flaggers.
ODOT’s contractor for this $966,651 project is Shelly & Sands Inc., from Zanesville, Ohio, and the completion date is October 31, 2015.
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