SR 151 to be closed next weekend for railroad crossing reconstruction
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Thursday, October 23, 2014) – State Route 151 will be closed next weekend west of Hopedale in Harrison County for railroad crossing reconstruction.
Timiny Railroad Construction will close the road at 5 p.m. Friday, October 31st for three days. It is scheduled to reopen by 6 p.m. Sunday, November 2nd.
Beginning at the intersection of SR 151 and U.S. 22, traffic will be detoured west on U.S. 22 to SR 9 north back to SR 151, 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