Interstate 75/I-71 lane closures scheduled for highway lighting work
Hamilton County (Monday, June 20, 2016) – Highway lighting work requires the following rolling lane closures on Interstate 75 and I-71 next week.
Various lane closures on north and southbound I-75 between Sharon Road (mile marker 15.5) and the pedestrian bridge at City Center Drive (mile marker 10) each night from 10 p.m. until 6 a.m. the following day Monday, June 27 and Tuesday, June 28.
Various lane closures on north and southbound I-71 between Kennedy Avenue (mile marker 8) and Deerfield Road (mile marker 16.2) each night from 10 p.m. until 6 a.m. the following day Wednesday, June 29 and Thursday, June 30.
Traffic will be maintained by law enforcement officers.
Arrow boards and/or signs will be in place to alert motorists of the upcoming work zone and rolling lane closures. All work is weather dependent.
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.
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