State Route 557 to be closed next Wednesday for culvert repair
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Thursday, October 06, 2016) – State Route 557 will be closed during daytime hours next Wednesday, October 12th, south of Farmerstown in Holmes County for a culvert repair project.
ODOT maintenance crews will be repairing a culvert ¼ of a mile north of SR 643 between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m.
Beginning at the intersection of SR 557 and SR 39, traffic will be detoured east on SR 39 to SR 93 south to SR 643 west back to SR 557, and reverse.
Work is expected to be completed in one day.
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