SR 148 to be closed this weekend for railroad crossing repairs
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Monday, October 07, 2013) – State Route 148 will be closed to traffic this weekend in Belmont County for railroad crossing repairs by Amtrac of Ohio, Inc.
The road will be closed west of SR 145 at 4 p.m. on Friday, October 11th and will reopen by 6 p.m. Sunday, October 13th.
Beginning at the intersection of SR 148 and SR 145, traffic will be detoured south on SR 145 to SR 26 north back to SR 148 and reverse.
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 D11.PIO@dot.state.oh.us