REVISED DUE TO WEATHER
Interstate 71 lane and shoulder closure
Greene County (Monday, March 12, 2018) - Bridge work requires a lane and
shoulder closure on Interstate 71 at the Smith Road bridge, north of Orchard
Grove Road, beginning Thursday, March 15. Wednesday, March 14.
The right lane and
shoulder of northbound I-71 will be closed between State Route 72 and Old U.S.
Route 35 nightly from 7 p.m. until 1 p.m. the following day, Thursday, March 15
Wednesday, March 14 through Friday, April 20. 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.