Northbound Interstate 75/280 Rerouting
BOWLING GREEN (Monday, May 23, 2016) - The Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) District Two announces the following update to the Interstate 75/280 rerouting project in Lucas County. Updates are highlighted in bold and underlined:
Interstate 75/280: Rerouting
Lucas County (536-14): Effective Tuesday, May 24 at 9am, through December, northbound I-75 traffic will be rerouted to southbound I-280 for bridge replacement. Two lanes of traffic will be maintained. Reroute: southbound I-280; Central Avenue; northbound I-280.
Through Tuesday, May 24, motorists can expect various lane and ramp restrictions at the I-75/280 interchange and Manhattan Avenue/I-280 interchange for pavement work and striping.
Through 3pm, the ramp from Greenbelt Parkway to northbound I-280 is closed for striping. Suggested alternate route: Lagrange Street; Manhattan Boulevard. Following this closure, through 7pm, the ramp from northbound I-280 to Manhattan Boulevard will be closed for striping. Detour: southbound I 75; Lagrange Street (Exit 207); South Expressway Drive; Stickney Avenue; Manhattan Avenue.
Effective Tuesday, May 24 at 9am through Wednesday, May 25 at 6am, northbound I-75, between Lagrange Street and I-280, will be reduced to one lane for traffic switch.
Effective Tuesday, May 24 at 9am through December, northbound I-75 traffic will be rerouted to southbound I-280 for bridge replacement. Two lanes of traffic will be maintained. Reroute: southbound I-280; Central Avenue; northbound I-280.
Effective Tuesday, May 24 at 9am until 2pm, the ramp from Manhattan Boulevard to northbound I-75 will be closed for traffic switch. Detour: Manhattan Boulevard; Stickney Avenue; North Expressway Drive; Lagrange Street; S. Expressway Drive.
Effective Tuesday, May 24, through Thursday, May 26, nightly from 10pm until 5am, the ramp from southbound I-75 to southbound I-280 will be closed for bridge demolition. Detour: Lagrange Street (Exit 207); South Expressway Drive; northbound I-75; southbound I-280.
Effective Wednesday, May 25, through Friday, May 27, nightly from 10pm until 5am, the ramp from northbound I-280 to southbound I-75 will be closed for bridge demolition. Detour: northbound I-75; Alexis Road (Exit 210); southbound I-75.
Through June, single lane restrictions are possible on I-280, between Manhattan Boulevard and Central Avenue, for ramp construction. Through December, Central Avenue, between Buckeye Street and Galena Street, is closed. Detour: Lagrange Street; Greenbelt Parkway; Galena Street. Pedestrian access will be maintained. The northbound I-75 rerouting is expected to begin in May and continue through December. 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.