Interstate 71/Lytle Tunnel Closure Scheduled
Hamilton County (Wednesday,
May 22, 2019) - Work in the Interstate 71 Lytle Tunnel
requires the following I-71/Lytle Tunnel ramp and full closures:
Close south I-71 at Ohio exit 2 and
through the tunnel from 10 p.m. Friday, May 31 until 9 a.m. Saturday, June
1. All traffic will be diverted onto I-471 and detoured across west I-275
to I-71/I-75. The alternate route is SR 562 to I-75.
The following ramp closures will also be
in effect for southbound I-71:
- Close the U.S. 42/Eden Park Drive entrance ramp to
south I-71; use the Liberty Street entrance ramp to south I-471 and follow
- Close the Third Street exit ramp to south I-71; use
Gilbert Avenue/Reading Road exit ramp to access downtown.
Arrow boards and/or
signs will alert motorists of the upcoming restrictions. All work is contingent
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. Move over or slow down.
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, Public Information Specialist, at