State Route 11 traffic to be detoured at State Route 344 bridge project near Leetonia later this week
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Monday, October 15, 2012) – Later this week, State Route 11 traffic will be detoured and restricted during nighttime hours for the installation of new beams as part of the State Route 344 bridge replacement project over the highway near Leetonia in Columbiana County.
Between 9 p.m. and 6 a.m., Wednesday, Oct. 17th, SR 11 traffic will be detoured via the on and off ramps at SR 344. On Thursday, Oct. 18th, there will be intermittent rolling road blocks on SR 11 between 6 p.m. and midnight.
ODOT’s contractor for this $2.36 million project is A P O’Horo Company, from Youngstown, Ohio, and the completion date is August 2013.
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