Interstate 71 lane and short-term full closures
Warren County (Friday, Dec. 15, 2017) - Bridge work requires various
lane and short-term full closures on Interstate 71 at the Wilmington Road
bridge (mile marker 36.5 to 37) next week.
Various lane closures
on north and south I-71 at the Wilmington Road bridge each night from 7 p.m.
until 9 a.m., Monday, Dec. 18 through Friday morning, Dec. 22.
In addition, various
short-term full closures on north and south I-71 at the Wilmington Road bridge
between 12:01 a.m. and 5 a.m. Monday through Friday. Traffic will be maintained
with local law enforcement officers.
Arrow boards and/or
signs will be in place to alert motorists of the upcoming work zone and
restrictions. All work is contingent upon 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.