Bowling Green: ODOT District Two announces that effective tomorrow, May 1 at 5am, the Douglas Road bridge over Interstate 475 will close for bridge replacement. Ramps to and from Interstate 475 will remain open at this time. Details on the project are listed below:
Interstate 475/Douglas Road : Bridge Replacement *MAJOR CLOSURE MAY 1 AT 5AM* Lucas County (340-08): Replacement of three bridges at Douglas Road, Central Avenue and Auburn Avenue for the widening of I-475/I-75. Intermittent shoulder closures are possible on I-475 in both directions at the Douglas Road bridge. The Douglas Road bridge over I-475 will be closed to traffic and pedestrians on Friday, May 1 at 5am, through November 2009. Detour: Monroe Street, Secor Road; Sylvania Avenue. The ramps to and from I-475 will remain open at this time. Detour for westbound I-475 traffic to southbound Douglas Road: Secor Road (Exit 17), eastbound Monroe Street to Douglas Road.
Additionally, from May 1, until November 2009, Langenderfer Drive from Harley Road to Douglas Road and Groveland Road between Harley Road to Douglas Road will be closed. All work is weather permitting.
Three bridge project complete: October 2010. All work is weather permitting.