JACKSONTOWN – Beginning Wednesday, March 28, there will be one lane closed on Ohio 79 northbound at I-70. On Monday, April 2, there will be one lane closed southbound on Ohio 79 at I-70. Lane closures are expected to last into mid-April.
Double Z Construction is the prime contractor for this project which has included a bridge replacement of the Ohio 79 bridge over I-70 and a bridge rehabilitation of the SR 79 structure over 11th Street in Newark. Traffic will be maintained at all times on Ohio 79 as crews work to complete the project.