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 Interstate 71 & Interstate 76 Reconstruction Project


Major reconstruction of Interstate 71, including the addition of a third lane in each direction, from approximately one mile north of Interstate 76 to one mile south of Interstate 76. This project also includes the modification of the Interstate 71 & Interstate 76 interchange.

The majority of work is now complete on this project, and ODOT is planning a formal ribbon cutting ceremony on Wednesday, August 4 at 10:30 a.m. Guests are asked to park at the project field office on Lake Road, south of U.S. 224. Shuttle service to the event site, north of U.S. 224, will be provided by ODOT.


 Project Facts


Start Date  September 18, 2006
Estimated End Date

 July 31, 2010

Contractor  The Ruhlin Company
Bid Amount  $70,409,994


 Construction Contacts


Perry Ricciardi, District Construction Engineer, (419) 207-7022

Mike Currier, Area Construction Engineer, (419) 207-7020

Luke Wysocki, Project Engineer, 330-769-2180