Interstate 71 Repaving project update
Hamilton County (Thursday, July 19, 2018) - Work on the Interstate 71
repaving project requires the following restrictions:
July 23 through Thursday, July 26 - Close
the right lane of south I-71 from I-471 to the Lytle Tunnel; close the
south I-71 ramp to south I-471 and the Reading/Liberty ramp to south
I-471 nightly from 10 p.m. until 6 a.m. the following day. Traffic will be
detoured using Reading, Sycamore and Fifth streets.
July 24 through Saturday, July 28 - Close
the Fifth Street ramp to north I-71 nightly from 10 p.m. until 5 a.m. the
following day. Traffic will be detoured using Pike, Fourth, Walnut and Second
Also, nightly closures
on Eggleston Avenue, Culvert and Sentinel streets from 6 p.m. until 6 a.m.
Monday, July 23 through Saturday, July 28. Traffic will be maintained.
Arrow boards and/or
signs are in place to alert motorists of the upcoming work zone and
restrictions. All work is contingent upon the weather.
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.
For more information
contact: Brian Cunningham, Communications
Manager, at (513) 933-6517 or Liz Lyons, District 8 Public Information, at
Know Before You Go!
For more detailed
traffic information, and to get personalized traffic alerts for your commute,
download the OHGO app or visit OHGO.com.
The environmental review, consultation and other actions required by
applicable Federal environmental laws for these projects 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