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Allen75Logo.pngInterstate 75 Reconstruction

Allen County, Lima

Interstate 75 from the Auglaize County line to just north of SR 81 in Allen County and through the city of Lima will undergo a significant reconstruction beginning in 2012 through 2016. 

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 What's Happening Now . . .

July 18, 2014

Interstate 75 traffic restricted north of Lima​

Currently closed:

Breese Road over I-75 and northbound entrance and exit ramps
Hanthorn Road over I-75
Bryn Mawr Avenue

Observe posted speeds and drive carefully through the work zones!

 Live Web Cams on I-75 at Fourth Street Interchange, Lima

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images update about every 5 seconds  ​

 Phases of Construction and Project Fact Sheets

The project will be constructed in three projects:  
  • Project 1 - Replacement of the Fourth Street and Reservoir Road bridges over Interstate 75 (completes spring of 2013)
  • Project 2 - Reconstruction of the north segment of the mainline of Interstate 75 from Fourth Street to State Route 81 (spring 2013 to fall 2015) including a safety upgrade to SR117/309 on Lima's east side in 2013.
  • Project 3 - Reconstruction of the south segment of the mainline of Interstate 75 from Fourth Street to the Auglaize County line (spring 2014 to fall 2016)

I-75 reconstruction overall project fact sheet


 Latest Project Information

Project Updates - (To receive project updates send your contact information to: rhonda.pees@dot.state.oh.us)

 Additional Information



ODOT District 1 Deputy Director Kirk Slusher's presentation regarding the project to the Lima/Allen County Chamber of Commerce during Wake, Rattle and Roll on February 22 may be viewed here: Allen I75 for Wake, Rattle and Roll, February 22, 2013



A Power Point presentation which was presented during a public meeting held June 28, 2011 may be viewed here: Allen Interstate 75 Public Hearing Slide Show June 28, 2011

A Power Point presentation of the most current information concerning the project may be viewed here:
I-75 Power Point Presentation 2012

To learn how the I-75 reconstruction project was developed visit the study link:

If you'd like to receive updates on the project directly to your email please provide your contact information at the following: rhonda.pees@dot.state.oh.us

 Contact Information


​Please contact the following Ohio Department of Transportation personnel for additional information concerning the I-75 reconstruction project:

 Dan Kaseman, planning and engineering administrator; 419-999-6861;.

 Scott Mullins, assistant construction engineer; 419-999-6903.

 Rhonda Pees, public information officer; 419-999-6803.

Kirk Slusher, P.E., District 1 Deputy Director