Interstate 470 bridge to be inspected Thursday
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Tuesday, December 04, 2012) – The Interstate 470 bridge over SR 7 and the Ohio River near Bellaire in Belmont County will be inspected this Thursday, December 6th, during daytime hours by an ODOT crew and a snooper truck as part of the Department’s annual, routine bridge inspections.
East and westbound traffic will be restricted between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m.
Motorists are advised to plan ahead to avoid any delays associated with this work.
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