Interstate 71 short-term full closures scheduled
Hamilton County (Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018) - Utility work and aerial
crossings require various nightly short-term full closures on north and south
Interstate 71 next week.
short-term full closures on I-71 at Ridge Avenue from midnight until 5 a.m.
Monday, Jan. 22 through Friday, Jan. 26. Closures will be on northbound I-71
Monday and Tuesday nights and will be on southbound I-71 Wednesday
through Friday nights.
Travelers will be held
for approximately 15-minute durations and local law enforcement officers will
maintain traffic. All work is contingent upon weather.
Arrow boards and/or
signs will be 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.