I-75/Hopple construction update
Hamilton County (Wednesday, March 23, 2016) – Construction work on Interstate 75 at Hopple Street will require the following closures over the next two weeks:
March 23 (Wednesday)
· Single lane closure on southbound I-75 from the Monmouth Street overpass to just south of the Hopple Street overpass beginning at 8 p.m., reopening at 6 a.m. the following day.
March 24 (Thursday)
· Single right lane closure on westbound Hopple Street from west of the southbound I-75 off ramp to Colerain Avenue beginning at 9 p.m., reopening at 6 a.m. the following day. During this time, the right turn lane of southbound Colerain Avenue at Hopple Street will be maintained as a through/right turn lane in order to maintain northbound Colerain Avenue across Hopple Street.
· Rolling road blocks for pothole repairs from 12:01 to 5 a.m. on various locations of north and southbound I-75 and eastbound I-74 within the Hopple work zone.
March 28 (Monday)
· Single lane closure on southbound I-75 at Hopple Street beginning at 9 p.m., reopening at 6 a.m. the following day. Also, closure of the southbound I-75 on ramp from Hopple Street beginning at 10 p.m., reopening at 5 a.m. the following day.
· Close the ramps from east and westbound Hopple Street to I-75 from 10 p.m. until 5 a.m. the following day.
· Single lane closure on southbound I-75 from the Monmouth Street overpass to just north of the Marshall Avenue bridge from 9 p.m. until 6 a.m. the following day.
March 29 (Tuesday)
· Ramp from westbound Hopple Street to southbound I-75 will open to traffic. With the opening of this ramp, the ramp from eastbound Hopple Street to southbound I-75 will be closed until approximately late fall. The detour shown on the graphic in red will be Colerain Avenue to Marshall Avenue to Central Parkway to the Connector Road to Hopple Street.
Arrow boards and/or signs will be in place to alert motorists of the upcoming various 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.
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.