Traffic delays expected Sunday on U.S. Route 22 and State Route 7 between Steubenville and Hopedale for oversize load move
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Friday, October 16, 2015) – Weather permitting, an oversize load will be leaving the Ohio River at Steubenville in Jefferson County early Sunday morning, October 18th, headed to Giacobi Road in Hopedale, Ohio.
Roads expected to be impacted are State Route 7, U.S. Route 22, State Route 43, State Route 151, and Giacobi Road.
Motorists are advised to plan alternate routes to avoid delays.
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