Hamilton County (Monday, Oct. 4, 2010) –
A rolling closure of the left lane of northbound Interstate 71 will be in place this week for highway lighting work. The closure will begin at Redbank Road, and proceed north to Pffeifer Road.
The closure is scheduled nightly from 10 p.m. to 4 a.m. Monday, Oct. 4 through Friday, Oct. 8.
Law enforcement will be on hand to monitor traffic flow. Arrow boards and signs will be in place prior to the work zone to alert motorists of the upcoming lane closure.
ODOT has a Target: Zero goal for any and all safety hazards. To help ensure the safety of construction workers and the traveling public, motorists should remain alert, reduce their speed and watch for stopped traffic while passing through a work zone.
For additional information on lane and road closures caused by construction, accidents or other related traffic events, please visit www.BuckeyeTraffic.org.
For more information contact:
Sharon Smigielski, Public Information Officer, at (513) 933-6511
Liz Lyons, Public Information Specialist, at (513) 933-6534