Interstate 71/MLK project update
Hamilton County (Thursday, March 3, 2016) – As part of the work to create a new, full movement interchange at Interstate 71 and Martin Luther King Drive, the following restrictions will be on I-71 between Dana Avenue and McMillan Street next week:
Double lane closure on southbound I-71 beginning at 9 p.m. Tuesday, March 8, reopening at 6 a.m. Wednesday, March 9.
Single lane closure on northbound I-71 beginning at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Thursday, March 10 and Friday, March 11, followed by a double lane closure at 9 p.m., will all lanes reopen at 6 a.m. the following day.
Arrow boards and/or signs will be in place to alert motorists of the upcoming work zone and restrictions.
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 more information contact:
Brian Cunningham, Communications Manager, at (513) 933-6517 or Sharon Smigielski, Public Information Officer, at (513) 933-6511 or email D08.PIO@dot.ohio.gov