Ohio Department of Transportation    Traffic Advisory
District 7  Randy Chevalley, P.E., P.S., Deputy Director
1001 Saint Marys Avenue • Sidney, Ohio 45365
www.transportation.ohio.gov/dist7
Ramp Closures on I-75 Southbound
Ramps to SR 119
Shelby County (Wednesday, July 30, 2014) – Overnight ramp closures will be in effect on the ramps from I-75 southbound to SR 119 beginning Wednesday, July 30th at 7 pm. The affected ramps are scheduled to reopen Thursday, July 31st by 5 am.
 
These ramp closures are due to a contractor placing asphalt and striping in that area.
 
The official detour is: I-75 south to CR 25A to I-75 north to SR 119
 
Arrow boards and signs will be in place prior to the work zone to alert motorists of the upcoming closure.  All work is weather permitting.
 
Safety is a top priority at ODOT.  To help ensure the safety of the construction workers as well as the traveling public, motorists should remain alert, reduce their speed and watch for stopped traffic while passing through the work zone.
 
Ohio’s highways are essential to keeping and creating new jobs.  With a mission to provide easy movement of people and goods from place to place, the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) is responsible for maintaining one of the largest transportation networks in the nation.  Guided by ethical principles and accountability, ODOT works to improve safety, enhance travel and advance economic development.  As a $2.8 billion enterprise, the department wisely invests in its core services of snow and ice removal, annual construction program and highway maintenance operations.
 
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For more information contact: Mandi Dillon, Public Information Officer (937) 497-6820
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For statewide construction information visit: www.Ohgo.com