Repaving project update
Hamilton County - (Wednesday, May 9, 2018) There will be various lane and ramp
restrictions as a result of work on the Interstate 71 repaving project the runs
from just north of the Lytle Tunnel to just north of State Route 562/Norwood
Lateral. These restrictions include:
- Right lane of northbound
Reading Rd between Liberty St. and Eden Park Dr. daily, beginning
Wednesday, May 9 through Friday, May 11, between 9 p.m. and 5 a.m.;
- Ramp from northbound I-71 to
Reading Rd. daily, beginning
Wednesday, May 9 through Friday, May 11, between 10 p.m. and 5 a.m.
- Right lane closure on I-71
southbound between the Lytle Tunnel and Reading Rd. - daily, beginning
Monday, May 7 through Friday, May 11, between 8 p.m. and 6 a.m.;
- Right lane closure on
northbound I-71 between the Lytle Tunnel and Reading Rd. -beginning 8 p.m.
on Wednesday, May 9 until 6 a.m. on Thursday, May 10.;
- Southbound I-71 will be reduced
to two lanes between the Lytle Tunnel and Reading Rd. - daily, beginning
Friday, May 11 through Monday, May 14 between 8 p.m. and 6 a.m.;
- Various ramp closures -
eastbound SR 562 to northbound I-71, Ridge Rd. to westbound SR 562 and
southbound Ridge Rd. to southbound I-71 - daily, beginning Monday May 7
through Saturday, May 12 between 9 p.m. and 5 a.m.; and
- Continued reduced bridge
clearance for the eastbound SR 562 to Ridge Road and northbound I-71 and
from northbound I-71 to westbound SR 562 ramps.
All work is contingent
Arrow boards and/or
signs will be in place to alert motorists of the upcoming lane 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.
For more information
contact: Brian Cunningham, Communications Manager, at 513-933-6517 or Liz Lyons,
Public Information Specialist, at 513-933-6534.
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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.