Interstate 70 lane restrictions may result in traffic delays this week
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Tuesday, November 13, 2012) – Interstate 70 east and westbound will be restricted this week in Belmont County for guardrail repairs.
There will be intermittent lane closures, beginning today through Friday, Nov. 16th, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. between Exit 202 and Exit 215.
Traffic will be maintained in each direction, but motorists are urged to plan ahead 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 D11.PIO@dot.state.oh.us