State Route 148 to be closed this weekend near Steinersville for township road bridge work
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Monday, November 26, 2012) – State Route 148 will be closed to traffic this Saturday, December 1st, at 7 a.m. to allow for bridge repairs on York Township Road 810 (Town Hill Road) in Belmont County.
Beginning at the intersection of SR 148 and SR 9 in Armstrongs Mills, traffic will be detoured north on SR 9 to SR 147 in Centerville, then east on SR 147 to SR 7 in Bellaire, then south on SR 7 back to SR 148, and reverse.
The road is expected to reopen by 6 p.m. on Sunday, December 2nd. All work is being performed by the Belmont County Engineer.
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