Interstate 75 Widening in Wood and Hancock Counties
BOWLING GREEN (Tuesday, March 21, 2017) - The Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) District Two announces the following updates to the I-75 widening project in Wood and Hancock Counties. Updates are highlighted in bold and underlined:
Interstate 75: Widening
Wood & Hancock Counties (170-14, 199-14, 237-14 & 3000-14):
Interstate Restrictions: Through July, single lane restrictions are possible on I-75, between US 20 and CR 99 in Hancock County, for finish work.
Today, from 7am until 5pm, single lane restrictions are possible on northbound I-75, between SR 64/105 and SR 582, for bridge work.
Through Sunday, March 26, I-75 between Oil Center Road and CR 99 will be reduced to two lanes. Additionally, through Sunday, March 26, nightly from 7pm until 6am, I-75 between Oil Center Road and CR 99 may be reduced to one lane for temporary pavement markings.
Effective Sunday, March 26, at 7pm, through June, I-75, between Oil Center Road and CR 99, will be reduced to two lanes for paving. Through June, 11-foot lane width restrictions are in place on I-75, between Oil Center Road and CR 99 in Hancock County. Motorists are advised of traffic pattern change.
Project complete: October. All work is weather permitting.
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.
The environmental review, consultation, and other actions required by applicable Federal environmental laws for this project 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.
For more information contact:
The District Two Public Information Office at (419) 373-4428
or email D02.PIO@dot.ohio.gov