Mill Creek Expressway
Interstate 75/Hopple Street project update
Hamilton County (Wednesday, May 17, 2017) – The following restrictions will be in place on the Interstate 75/Hopple Street project this week:
Thursday, May 18 – Close the ramps from east and westbound Hopple Street to southbound I-75 and the Western Hills Viaduct/southbound I-75 off ramp Harrison from 10 p.m. until 5 a.m. Friday, May 19.
Friday, May 19 – Single left lane closures in each direction of Hopple Street between Colerain Avenue and the Connector Road from 7 p.m. until 10 p.m.
Friday, May 19 – Saturday, May 20 -
o Hopple Street between Colerain Avenue and the Connector Road will closed from 10 p.m. Friday until 5 a.m. Saturday. The detour uses Colerain Avenue, Marshall Avenue, Central Parkway and the Connector Road The following ramps will be closed from 10 p.m. Friday until 5 a.m. Saturday:
§ Northbound I-75 to Hopple Street,
§ Hopple Street to northbound I-75 and westbound I-74,
§ Westbound Hopple Street to southbound I-75
o The ramp from eastbound Hopple to 75 SB will remain open during the Work
o Emergency vehicle access will be maintained.
o It work is not complete by 5 a.m. Saturday, all the aforementioned closures will be open and:
§ a lane closure in each direction on Hopple Street will be installed from Colerain Avenue to the Connector Road,
§ law enforcement officers will be used to control traffic through un-signalized intersection at Hopple Street and the ramp from northbound I-75 to Hopple Street.
Arrow boards and/or signs will be in place to alert motorists of the work zone and lane and ramp closures.
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.
The Ohio Department of Transportation maintains the state's largest man-made asset--the transportation system. ODOT's mission is to provide the safe and easy movement of people and goods from place to place. As a $2.8 billion per year enterprise, ODOT invests the bulk of its resources in system preservation through maintenance, construction and snow and ice operations.
The environmental review, consultation, and other actions required by applicable Federal environmental laws for this project 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.
For more information contact:
Brian Cunningham, Communications Manager, at (513) 933-6517, Liz Lyons, Public Information Specialist, at (513) 933-6534 or email D08.PIO@dot.ohio.gov