For Immediate Release
October 5, 2011
In Franklin County
The following work is planned in the Franklin County area on the specified dates and times. All work is weather dependent; it may be postponed or cancelled without prior notice.
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 6
Interstate 70 (Downtown) – (NEW) The ramp from 71 north to 70 east will be closed from Thursday at 9 p.m. to Sunday at 9 p.m. for bridge work. The detour is 315 north to 670 east to 71 south to 70 east.
I-70 east will be reduced to one lane at SR 315 during the same time period, 9 p.m. Thursday until 9 p.m. Sunday for bridge work.
Since June, ODOT has been making improvements to the the bridge over the Scioto just west of downtown. That is why the ramp from SR 315 south to 70 east has been closed. The project is expected to be completed October 20 or sooner.
For up-to-date traffic information, construction information and road conditions, 24-hours a day, visit www.BuckeyeTraffic.org.