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Interstate 71 Repaving project update

Hamilton County (Tuesday, July 24, 2018) - Work on the Interstate 71 repaving project requires the following restrictions:
Tuesday, July 24 through Friday, July 27 - Close the right lane of south I-71 from I-471 to the Lytle Tunnel; close the south I-71 ramp to south I-471 and the Reading/Liberty ramp to south I-471 nightly from 10 p.m. until 6 a.m. the following day. Traffic will be detoured using Reading, Sycamore and Fifth streets.
Tuesday, July 24 through Saturday, July 28 - Close the Fifth Street ramp to north I-71 nightly from 10 p.m. until 5 a.m. the following day. Traffic will be detoured using Pike, Fourth, Walnut and Second streets.
Also, nightly closures on Eggleston Avenue, Culvert and Sentinel streets from 6 p.m. until 6 a.m. Monday, July 23 through Saturday, July 28. Traffic will be maintained.
Arrow boards and/or signs are in place to alert motorists of the upcoming work zone and restrictions. All work is contingent upon the 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
For more information contact: Brian Cunningham, Communications Manager, at (513) 933-6517 or Liz Lyons, District 8 Public Information, at (513) 933-6534. logo 

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The environmental 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.