Ohio Spends Millions on Road Salt

By: News Email
By: News Email

After a cold, icy and snowy winter, Ohio will now spend another $2 million to replenish road salt.

The Ohio Department of Transportation looks to by 30 tons of salt.

Documents say the state is paying about $55 to $75 per ton of salt.

The transportation department has had to go before the board repeatedly this winter to request money for more salt.

The agency has used more than 1 million tons of salt this winter at a cost of nearly $117 million.

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