The Mahoning County OVI Task Force and the Austintown and Lisbon State Highway Patrol posts are planning OVI checkpoints for this week.

According to the release, the Mahoning County OVI Task Force's checkpoint will occur between August 23 and 25.

The OVI Task Force says there will be local saturation patrols throughout the area from now until the Labor Day Holiday period.

The location, date, and time for the checkpoints will be released later this week.

The agencies urge those drinking to make other travel arrangements or have a designated driver.