Old Newark Road Closure

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There is a new road closure to tell motorists about in connection to the Interstate 70 project in Zanesville.

Starting Thursday, June 16 at Noon, Old Newark Road will close under Interstate 70. It will remain closed until Noon on Saturday, June 18 for beam installation.

The Ohio Department of Transportation said all work is weather dependent and dates are subject to change.

Nichole Hannahs
Nichole is WHIZ’s News Director/Anchor. She joined the WHIZ family while attending high school at Bishop Rosecrans, before taking a full-time position in 2005. Nichole is no stranger to the area. She grew up in Corning, Ohio and and graduated from Waynesburg College, where she received her Bachelor’s Degree in Communications emphasizing in Sports Broadcasting/Sports Information and Journalism.When not at work Nichole enjoys watching St. Louis Blues hockey, enjoying time with family, spending time outdoors and reading.If Nichole wasn't in broadcasting she'd probably have become a teacher.Nichole is married to a fellow sports fan Brandon. They have two sons Cameron and Xavier.