Interstate 71/MLK project update
Hamilton County (Friday, Aug. 18, 2017) - Various nightly lane closures on
southbound I-71 between Dana Avenue and McMillan Street beginning at 7 p.m.
Monday, Aug. 21 through 6 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 26.
In addition, there will
be various nightly lane closures on all ramps at I-71 and Martin Luther King,
Jr. Drive beginning at 9 p.m. Monday, Aug. 21 through 5 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 24.
Lane closures will occur on only one ramp at a time for grinding and smoothness tests.
Arrow boards and/or
signs will be in place to alert motorists of the upcoming work zone and
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.
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.