Lytle Tunnel Work To Require Overnight,
Lebanon (Thursday, September 26, 2019)
- The Interstate 71 Lytle Tunnel will be closed in the northbound direction
during the overnight hours this weekend for regularly scheduled maintenance
Northbound I-71 will be
closed at the I-71/75 split at Ohio Exit No. 1A/1B, from 10 p.m. Friday,
September 27, until 9 a.m. Saturday, September 28, and again from 10 p.m.
Saturday, the 28th, until 9 a.m. Sunday, September 29.
Traffic will be diverted
to northbound I-75 and detoured via eastbound S.R. 562 to I-71. There
will be no access to the tunnel from eastbound Fort Washington Way (I-71/U.S.
50); however, U.S. 50 will remain open.
In addition, the Fourth
Street entrance ramp to northbound I-71 in Covington, KY. will be closed,
with traffic diverted via the Twelfth Street entrance to I-71/75, and traffic
by way of the Second Street entrance ramp to northbound I-71 in Cincinnati
may use the Fifth Street entrance ramp.
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, and for ongoing
traffic, construction and weather-related information across the state,
please visit www.OHGO.com.
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traffic information, and to get personalized traffic alerts for your
commute, download the OHGO app or visit OHGO.com.