Lane Closures on Interstate 75 Scheduled
Hamilton County (Friday, Aug. 5, 2011) – Nightly lane closures are scheduled this weekend and next week for both north and southbound Interstate 75 near the Monmouth Street overpass, located between the exits for Hopple Street and the I-74 interchange.
The schedule is as follows:
Friday, Aug 5: Northbound right lanes and southbound left lanes, 7 p.m. to 7 a.m.
Saturday, Aug. 6: Northbound right lanes, 7 p.m. to 7 a.m.
Sunday, Aug. 7: Northbound left lanes, 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.
Monday, Aug. 8 through Wednesday, Aug. 10: Southbound right lane closure, 9 p.m., with second lane closure at 10 p.m.; all lanes reopen to traffic by 5 a.m. the following day.
Thursday, Aug. 11: Northbound left lanes, 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.
Friday, Aug. 12 and Saturday, Aug. 13: Northbound two left lanes at midnight, reopening at 7 a.m. the following day.
This work is for Phase 2 of the $664 million Interstate 75 Mill Creek Expressway Project, which will improve traffic flow and enhance safety of the I-75 corridor from the Western Hills Viaduct to north of the Paddock Road interchange in Hamilton County.
Arrow boards and signs will be in place prior to the work zone to alert motorists of the upcoming lane 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 more information contact:
Sharon Smigielski, Public Information Officer, at (513) 933-6511
Liz Lyons, Public Information Specialist, at (513) 933-6534 or email D08.PIO@dot.state.oh.us