Interstate 74/North Bend Road lane and ramp closures
Hamilton County (Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2016) – Bridge and pavement work will require various lane and ramp closures on Interstate 74 and North Bend Road beginning Saturday.
Saturday, Aug. 13 through Sunday, Aug. 14 - utility work requires closing the ramp from southbound North Bend Road to westbound Interstate 74 from midnight Saturday until approximately 4 a.m. Sunday. The detour will use eastbound I-74 to Montana Avenue to westbound I-74.
Sunday, Aug. 14 through Tuesday, Aug. 16 – close the ramp from northbound North Bend Road to westbound I-74 from 11 p.m. to 5 a.m. the following day. Also, various lane closures on east and westbound Interstate 74 from 8 p.m. until 6 a.m.
Wednesday, Aug. 17 through Friday, Aug. 19 – various lane closures on east and westbound I-74 from 8 p.m. until 6 a.m.
The travelling public should expect delays in the area. A local northbound alternate route has been posted by the Hamilton County Engineer’s Office from North Bend Road to Boomer Road to Race Road to West Fork Road to North Bend Road.
Arrow boards and/or signs will be in place to alert motorists of the upcoming work zone and lane and ramp closures. 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.
The environmental 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