Interstate 75 Widening in Wood & Hancock Counties
BOWLING GREEN (Tuesday, December 06, 2016) - 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 December, overnight, from 7pm until 6am, single lane restrictions are possible on I-75, between the I-75/I-475 interchange in Perrysburg and CR 99 in Hancock County. Through July 2017, single lane restrictions are possible on I-75, between US 20 and CR 99 in Hancock County, for finish work.
Effective Wednesday, December 7, from 10am until 6pm, single lane restrictions are possible on northbound I-75, between US 224 and Eagleville Road, for traffic pattern change.
Effective Thursday, December 8, from 9am until 4pm, single lane restrictions are possible on southbound I-75, between US 20 and I-475, for sign installation.
Southbound I-75, between Roachton Road and Eagleville Road, is now open to three lanes.
Northbound I-75, between Eagleville Road and SR 582, is now open to three lanes.
Effective Wednesday, December 7, from 8:30am until 1pm, short-term ramp closures are possible on the following ramps for striping. Two consecutive exits will not be closed at the same time.
· The ramps to/from northbound I-75 to/from Eagleville Road (Exit 168).
· The ramps to/from northbound I-75 to/from SR 18 (Exit 167).
· The ramps to/from northbound I-75 to/from SR 613 (Exit 164).
· The ramps to/from northbound I-75 to/from CR 99 (Exit 161).
Project complete: October 2017. 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.