Interstate 71/MLK project update
Hamilton County -
Monday, June 12, 2017: Work on the I-71/MLK project requires single lane
closures on northbound I-71 from McMillan Street to Victory Parkway nightly
from 7 p.m. until 6 a.m., Monday, June 12 through Saturday, June 17. Work will
begin at midnight on Monday and Friday nights.
In addition, various
lane closures on southbound I-71 from Victory Parkway to Taft nightly from 7
p.m. until 6 a.m., Monday, June 12 through Saturday, June 17. Also, single lane
closures on east and westbound Martin Luther King Drive between Burnet Avenue
and Mentor Street nightly from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. Sunday, June 11 through
Saturday, June 17.
Arrow boards and/or
signs will be in place to alert motorists of the work zone and lane closures.
All work is dependent upon 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.
The Ohio Department of
Transportation maintains the state's largest man-made asset--the transportation
system. ODOT's mission is to provide the safe and easy movement of people and
goods from place to place. As a $2.8 billion per year enterprise, ODOT invests
the bulk of its resources in system preservation through maintenance,
construction and snow and ice operations.
review, consultation, and other actions required by applicable Federal
environmental laws for this project 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.
For more information
contact:Brian Cunningham, Communications Manager, at (513) 933-6517, Liz
Lyons, Public Information Specialist, at (513) 933-6534 or email D08.PIO@dot.ohio.gov
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traffic information, and to get personalized traffic alerts for your commute,
download the OHGO app or visit OHGO.com.