Patrol to recruit

new troopers

WINTERSVILLE –The Ohio State Highway Patrol Steubenville Post will hold a job fair at the post, 1377 Cadiz Road, from 8 a.m. until 2 p.m. on Monday.

Lt. Joseph Fetty, post commander, said recruiters from different sections of the patrol’s district office will be available to discuss career opportunities.

Fetty said anyone between the ages of 20 and 34 can apply.

The post can be contacted at (740) 264-9432.

Lane restrictions

along Route 2 set

WELLSBURG — The West Virginia Division of Highways advises that starting Monday and lasting through Nov. 30, there will be lane restrictions along state Route 2 at various locations from Beech Bottom to Wellsburg.

Two-way traffic will be maintained in one lane by flaggers as traffic will be restricted to a single 12-foot-wide lane. These lane restrictions will occur from 7:30 a.m. until 5 p.m. and are necessary for Flatiron Contractors to prepare for installation of a retaining wall throughout the Wellsburg Bridge project.

Motorists are advised to reduce speed and expect delays in this area. Inclement weather or unforeseen circumstances could change the project schedule.

From staff reports