Interstate 71/Irwin Simpson Bridge Work
Warren County (Tuesday, Aug. 22, 2017) – Work on the Irwin Simpson Bridge over
Interstate 71 requires lane restrictions on the bridge beginning today through
Wednesday, September 6. Traffic will be maintained with temporary traffic signals
24 hours a day through the duration of the work.
Arrow boards and/or
signs will be in place to alert motorists of the upcoming work zone and
This work is part of
the I-71 paving project between the Hamilton County line and State Route 48.
The overall paving project is expected to be completed by mid-December, weather
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.
For ongoing traffic,
construction and weather-related information, please check www.OHGO.com.
For more information
contact: Brian Cunningham, Communications
Manager, at (513) 933-6517 or Liz Lyons, District 8 Public Information, at
Know Before You Go!
For more detailed
traffic information, and to get personalized traffic alerts for your commute,
download the OHGO app or visit OHGO.com.
review, consultation and other actions required by applicable Federal
environmental laws for these projects 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.