State Route 149 to be restricted Thursday at Interstate 70 Exit 208
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Tuesday, October 25, 2011) – Weather permitting, State Route 149 will be reduced to one lane under Interstate 70 at Exit 208 in Belmont County this Thursday, Oct. 27th.
ODOT’s contractor, Kokosing Construction Company, from Columbus, Ohio will be pouring barrier wall around the bridge piers at the interchange as part of the $23 million major upgrade project.
This work is expected to take about 16 hours to complete. Officials advise motorists to use an alternate route, if possible, to avoid delays.
Monday, Oct. 31st, will be the rain date for this work.
The completion date for this entire project is mid-November 2011.
For more information contact:
Becky Giauque \Jee-awg\, Public Information Officer, at (330) 308-3949