Lane Closures Scheduled for Interstate 75 at Hopple Work
Hamilton County (Monday, April 8, 2013) - Work to reconstruct and improve the Interstate 75/Hopple Street interchange will require the following closures the week of April 8:
Through the week, pavement repair work will require one-lane closures on north and southbound I-75 between the hours of 8 p.m. and 6 a.m., followed by two-lane closures from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m.
The ramp from Bates Avenue to Interstate 74 will be closed nightly Wednesday, April 10 through Friday, April 12 between the hours of 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. A posted detour will direct traffic to Monmouth Street to north on Colerain Avenue to west on Arlington Street to north on Spring Grove Avenue to I-74. Portable message boards announcing the closure are in place.
In addition, flagging operations will be in place from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on various side streets to accommodate staging of equipment and delivery of materials. One lane closures on Bates Avenue and shoulder closures on the ramps may be place between the hours of 9 a.m. and 3 p.m., as well.
Also, a reminder that McMicken Avenue between Old Hopple and Martin Luther King is permanently closed beginning Monday, April 8. This is to permit construction of a connector road. The existing signal at the intersection of Martin Luther King/McMicken/Clfton Colony Drive will remain in operation. Clifton Colony Drive will remain open on April 8, and will close at a later date yet to be established.
Arrow boards and signs are 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.