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ODOT to hand out maps, tourism info and more

If you need a new Ohio road map for your car, some wildflower seeds for your garden, tourist information about Ohio or coloring books for the kids, the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) District 9 invites you to visit the Lawrence County Highway Maintenance Facility’s booth at the Lawrence County Fair.

During the week of the fair, July 8-13, employees from the ODOT Lawrence County garage and the District 9 headquarters will be manning a booth and passing out a host of information to interested fair-goers. In addition to distributing materials such as Ohio road maps, bicycling information, wildflower seeds and brochures, transportation-themed coloring books for the kids and more, they will be available to answer your questions and tell you more about ODOT, District 9 and the Lawrence County facility.

The booth will be located under the awning outside the grandstand,and ODOT employees will be manning the booth from approximately 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. each day. From staff reports