Interstate 75 traffic shift scheduled
Hamilton County (Friday, Aug. 18, 2017) - A traffic shift requires various lane
closures on southbound Interstate 75 beginning Sunday, Aug. 20.
Sunday, Aug. 20 through
Wednesday, Aug. 23 - Beginning at 8 p.m. each
night until 6 a.m. the following day, various nightly lane closures on
southbound I-75 to set portable concrete barrier for a traffic shift. Lanes
will be shifted to the east (left) side of the interstate, with lane widths reduced
to 11 feet, from just south of Union Centre Boulevard to the I-75/I-275
junction. This traffic shift will remain in effect until Nov. 1, 2017.
In addition, drainage
work requires closing the ramp from southbound I-75 to eastbound I-275 from 11
p.m. Thursday, Aug. 31 until 5 a.m. Friday, Sept. 1. The detour will use
southbound I-75 to Sharon Road to northbound I-75 to eastbound I-275.
Arrow boards and/or
signs will be 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.