Interstate 71 lane
closures scheduled for upcoming traffic shift
(Monday, Aug. 31, 2015) – Pavement work to prepare for an upcoming
traffic shift will require lane closures on Interstate 71 this week.
each night at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 1 through Thursday, Sept. 3, there will be
single lane closures on southbound I-71 at Fields-Ertel and Mason-Montgomery
roads, followed by double lane closures at 11 p.m., with all lanes open to
traffic by 7 a.m. the following day. Lane closures will be in the left and center-left
lanes, switching to the right and center-right lanes.
boards and/or signs will be in place to alert motorists of the upcoming lane
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.
more information contact:
Sharon Smigielski, Public Information Officer, at (513) 933-6511, Liz
Lyons, Public Information Specialist, at (513) 933-6534 or