Ramp from state Route 12 to Interstate 75 northbound to close
tonight for repair
LIMA, Ohio (May 31,
2018) - The following impacts to traffic related to the reconstruction and
widening of Interstate 75 through Findlay and Hancock County are scheduled to
State Route 12 interchange
The entrance ramp from
state Route 12 to Interstate 75 northbound will close overnight tonight
beginning at 6 p.m. until approximately 6 a.m. Friday, June 1 for repair of
- Traffic will be detoured to Interstate 75 southbound to
the U.S. 68/state Route 15 interchange back to Interstate 75 northbound.
About the Hancock I-75
Interstate 75 will be
reconstructed and widened beginning just south of Harrison Street/County Road
144, which is just south of the U.S. Route 68/state Route 15 interchange, to
the county Road 99 interchange, Findlay, Hancock County. The project will
reconstruct approximately five miles of the existing four lanes of
Interstate 75, construct an additional lane of travel in each direction,
replace all mainline bridges on I-75, replace the Harrison Street overpass,
redesign and reconstruct the interchange between U.S. 68/state Route 15 and
Interstate 75, and redesign and reconstruct the interchange with U.S. 68/state
Route 15 at Lima Avenue. The project also includes the construction of noise
walls at particular locations. Expected completion is May 2020. Beaver
Excavating, Canton, serves as the general contractor.
The Ohio Department of
Transportation maintains the state's largest man-made asset - the
transportation system. ODOT's mission is to provide the safe and easy movement
of people and goods from place to place. As a $2.8 billion per year enterprise,
ODOT invests the bulk of its resources in system preservation through
maintenance, construction and snow and ice operations.
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The environmental review, consultation and other actions required by
applicable Federal environmental laws for these projects are being, or have
been, carried out by ODOT pursuant to 23 U.S.C. 327 and a Memorandum of
Understanding dated December 11, 2015, and executed by FHWA and ODOT.