North Bend Road
Bridge replacement scheduled to start
April 12, 2016) – A
project to replace the North Bend Road bridge over Interstate 74 is scheduled
to start Monday, April 18. The bridge is located between West Fork and Boomer
roads in Green Township. The bridge replacement is part of an I-74
rehabilitation project and includes resurfacing the pavement on I-74 and the
ramps at this interchange. The contract will also repair a slope failure along
the shoulder of the exit ramp from westbound I-74 to North Bend Road.
$8.2 million project was awarded to the Sunesis Construction Company and is
anticipated to be complete in fall of 2017.
will be maintained during construction using temporary roads, lane shifts and
posted detours. Access will also be provided to the I-74 ramps and adjacent
properties. The travelling public should expect delays in the area.
local alternate route has been posted by the Hamilton County Engineer’s Office
from North Bend Road to West Fork Road to Race Road to Boomer Road to North
Bend Road and vice versa. A temporary traffic signal shall be provided at the
Race Road and West Fork Road intersection.
boards and/or signs will be in place to alert motorists of the work zone and
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.
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.
more information contact:
Cunningham, Communications Manager, at (513) 933-6517, Liz
Lyons, Public Information Specialist, at (513) 933-6534 or email D08.PIO@dot.ohio.gov