U.S. Route 30 to be closed next week east of Minerva for railroad crossing repairs
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Tuesday, November 8, 2016) – U.S. Route 30 will be closed next Tuesday and Wednesday east of Minerva in Columbiana County for railroad crossing repairs.
Norfolk Southern will begin their crossing repairs at 8 a.m. Tuesday, November 15th and expect to complete them by 6 p.m. Wednesday, November 16th.
Beginning at the intersection of U.S. 30 and SR 183 in Stark County, traffic will be detoured north on SR 183 to SR 172 east to SR 9 south back to U.S. 30, and reverse.
The Ohio Department of Transportation maintains the state's largest man-made asset – the transportation system. ODOT's mission is to provide the safe and easy movement of people and goods from place to place. As a $2.8 billion per year enterprise, ODOT invests the bulk of its resources in system preservation through maintenance, construction and snow and ice operations.
The environmental review, consultation, and other actions required by applicable Federal environmental laws for this project are being, or have been, carried out by ODOT pursuant to 23 U.S.C. 327 and a Memorandum of Understanding dated December 11, 2015, and executed by FHWA and ODOT.
For more information contact:
Becky Giauque \Jee-awg\, Public Information Officer, at (330) 308-3949
or email Becky.Giauque@dot.ohio.gov