Ohio Department of Transportation    Traffic Advisory

District 8  • Steve Mary, P.E., District Deputy Director
505 S. State Route 741 • Lebanon, Ohio  45036


Interstate 75/Hopple Street restrictions the week of July 1


Hamilton County (Monday, July 1, 2013) – The Interstate 75/Hopple Street interchange improvement project will require the following traffic restrictions this week:


-          Various lane closures on north and southbound I-75.  Single lane closures will be permitted from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m., followed by double lane closures from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m.  As stadium activities are planned this week, the southbound closures will begin one hour after the posted start of the event and northbound closures will begin one hour after the posted end of the event.


-          Daily flagging operations on various side streets from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. for equipment movement and material deliveries.  Also, flagging operations on Marshall Ave. from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. for equipment movement.


-          Possible lane closures (one lane 2-way traffic) on Bates Ave. with a definite lane closure around noon on Tuesday July 2nd for box culvert deliveries.  Also, possible lane closures on Central Parkway for temporary signal installation.


No interstate lane closures are scheduled for Wednesday July 3, Thursday July 4 or Friday July 5.


Arrow boards and/or signs will be in place to alert motorists of the upcoming work zone and 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.


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.




For more information contact:   Sharon Smigielski, Public Information Officer, at (513) 933-6511 or Liz Lyons, Public Information Specialist, at (513) 933-6534 or email D08.PIO@dot.state.oh.us