Full closure of
Interstate 75 this week
Jan. 21, 2015) –
Bridge work will require nightly full closures of northbound
Interstate 75 between the Mitchell Avenue and Norwood Lateral
interchanges beginning Wednesday, Jan. 21 and continuing through
Saturday, Jan. 24.
closure is scheduled from 11 p.m. to 5 a.m. each night, weather permitting. The detour is northbound I-75 to westbound I-74
to eastbound I-275 to northbound I-75.
addition, work on southbound I-75 will require a single lane closure beginning
at 8 p.m. followed by a double lane closure at 11 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 21, with
all lanes open to traffic by 6 a.m. the following day. Work is weather
boards and signs will be in place to alert motorists of the upcoming closures. 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.