Bridge Repairs to Restrict I-77 Near Newcomerstown


Michaela Madison Reporting:

(August, 10th) Newcomerstown, Ohio – The Ohio Department of Transportation is announcing a planned bridge repair project that will cause lane restrictions along I-77 near Newcomerstown.

Becky Giauque with ODOT says the project will start around 8:00 a.m. Monday morning, August 14th.

She says crews will be making deck repairs on two bridges – one over SR 258 and the other over the Tuscarawas River.

The northbound travel lane of I-77 will be closed just south of Newcomerstown.

One northbound lane will remain open to traffic and southbound lanes will not be affected.

The project is expected to wrap up by 8:00 a.m. Wednesday, August 16th.

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