Detour notice for State Route 131
Clermont County (Wednesday, April 6, 2016) – The replacement of five culverts requires closing State Route 131 beginning next week. SR 131 will be closed between SR 133 and U.S. 50 as follows:
· April 11 (Monday) beginning at 7 a.m. through 3:30 p.m. Friday, April 15
· April 18 (Monday) beginning at 7 a.m. through 3:30 p.m. Friday, April 22
· April 25 (Monday) beginning at 7 a.m. through 3:30 p.m. Thursday, April 28
Eastbound SR 131 traffic will be detoured to south on SR 133 to east on U.S. 50; westbound SR 131 traffic will use the reverse detour.
Arrow boards and/or signs will be in place prior to the work zone to alert motorists of the upcoming road closure.
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.
The Ohio Department of Transportation maintains the state's largest man-made asset--the transportation system. ODOT's mission is to provide the safe and easy movement of people and goods from place to place. As a $2.8 billion per year enterprise, ODOT invests the bulk of its resources in system preservation through maintenance, construction and snow and ice operations.
The environmental review, consultation, and other actions required by applicable Federal environmental laws for this project are being, or have been, carried out by ODOT pursuant to 23 U.S.C. 327 and a Memorandum of Understanding dated December 11, 2015, and executed by FHWA and ODOT.
For more information contact: Brian Cunningham, Communications Manager, at (513) 933-6517, Liz Lyons, Public Information Specialist, at (513) 933-6534 or email D08.PIO@dot.state.oh.us