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U.S. 6 Closure


U.S. 6 Closure

Lorain County: U.S. Route 6, between Broadway Avenue and Arkansas Avenue in the City of Lorain, will close Thursday, June 5 for repairs to the Charles Berry Bascule Bridge. The detour route for eastbound motorists is U.S. 6 to State Route 611, east on SR-611 to State Route 301, north on SR-301 to U.S. 6, and reverse for westbound motorists. While the permanent detour for this work will remain in place through August 28 (or possibly later), the bridge will reopen for special events from June 27 – 29; July 3 – 5; and
July 18 – 20. 

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 To seamlessly link Ohio’s highways, railways, transit, aviation and port facilities, the Ohio Department of Transportation will promote a world-class, integrated multi-modal transportation system that is cost-efficient, effective and reliable for all of the state’s citizens, businesses and travelers. ODOT District 3 serves Ohio’s multi-modal transportation needs in Ashland, Crawford, Erie, Huron, Lorain, Medina, Richland, & Wayne Counties 

For More Information, Contact: Brian Stacy at 419-207-7182 or Joyce Miller at 419-207-7181