U.S. 30 to be restricted later today for overhead sign removal
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Wednesday, October 30, 2013) – U.S. Route 30 eastbound will be restricted this evening in Liverpool Township, Columbiana County for the removal of a damaged overhead sign.
ODOT’s contractor will be removing a damaged sign structure and signs at the bridge going into West Virginia between 4 p.m. and 8 p.m. today, using a rolling road block.
Traffic should not be stopped longer than 15 minutes. Only minimum delays are expected, but motorists should plan ahead, if possible, to avoid this area. Eastbound is already reduced in this area for a bridge project. Westbound traffic will not be affected.
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