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
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
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.