For Immediate Release
May 11, 2012
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.
Overnight Ramp Closures at I-71 &11th Avenue
Ramps Open at Different Times
TUESDAY, MAY 15
6 p.m. – 11th Avenue will close between 4th Street and Cleveland Avenue so crews can pour the new bridge deck.
The following ramps will also close at 6 p.m.:
· I-71 south to 11th Ave.
· 11th Avenue to I-71 south
· 17th Avenue to I-71 south
DETOUR: West on 17th Avenue to 4th Street, north to Hudson Ave. to I-71.
All ramps will reopen by 6 a.m. Wednesday.
7 p.m. – The following ramps will close:
· I-71 north to 11th Ave.
· 11th Avenue to I-71 north
· 5th Avenue to I-71 north
DETOUR: West on 5th Ave. to 4th St., north to 17th Ave. to I-71.
All northbound ramps will reopen by 12 noon on Wednesday.
9 p.m. – I-71 south will be reduced to two lanes at 11th Avenue.
11 p.m. – I-71 will be reduced to one lane in each direction at 11th Avenue. All lanes on I-71 will reopen by 5 a.m. Wednesday.
For up-to-date traffic information, construction information and road conditions, 24-hours a day, visit www.BuckeyeTraffic.org.