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Interstate 71 Repaving Project Update - Traffic Switch Scheduled

Hamilton County (Wednesday, May 8, 2019) - The Interstate 71 Repaving project requires the following lane and ramp closures to implement a traffic switch:
Various lane closures on south Interstate 71 between Kenwood Road and State Route 562 from 8 p.m. Friday, May 10 until 7 a.m. Saturday, May 11.
In addition, the ramp from Stewart Road to south I-71 and the ramp from Red Bank Road to south I-71 will be closed from 10 p.m Friday until 5 a.m. Saturday.
Also, the ramp from Kennedy Avenue to north and south I-71 will be closed from 10 p.m. until 5 a.m. the following day Monday, May 13 and Tuesday, May 14.
Short-term full closures of the ramp from Stewart Road to south I-71 and the ramp from Red Bank road to south I-71 between midnight and 4 a.m. Wednesday, May 15. Traffic will be maintained with law enforcement officers. 
Once complete Wednesday morning, south I-71 traffic from Kenwood Road to SR 562 will be switched from the inside lanes to the outside lanes.
Arrow boards and/or signs will alert motorists of the work zone and restrictions. All work is contingent upon the weather.
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.
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For more information contact: Brian Cunningham, Communications Manager, at 513-933-6517 or Liz Lyons, Public Information Specialist, at 513-933-6534.