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Interstate 71 repaving project update

Hamilton County (Friday, April 13, 2018) - The following lane and ramp restrictions are scheduled on the Interstate 71 repaving project traffic:
Monday, April 16 through Saturday, June 30: Continued various short-term full closures of the ramp from east State Route 562 to Ridge Road, the ramp from east SR 562 to north I-71 and the ramp from north I-71 to west SR 562, nightly from 10 p.m. until 5 a.m the following day.
Monday, April 16 through Saturday morning, April 21: Continued various lane closures on north and south I-71 between Reading Road and the Lytle Tunnel, nightly from 8 p.m. until 6 a.m. the following day. North I-71 lane closures will begin two hours after completion of the Cincinnati Red's baseball game.
Friday, April 20 through Monday morning, April 23: Continuous left lane closure on south I-71 from Reading Road to the Lytle Tunnel, nightly from 8 p.m. until 6 a.m. the following day.
Traffic will be maintained and all work is contingent upon weather. 
Arrow boards and/or signs are in place to alert motorists of the upcoming work zone and restrictions.
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
For more information contact: Brian Cunningham, Communications Manager, at (513) 933-6517 or Liz Lyons, District 8 Public Information, at (513) 933-6534.


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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.