State Route 562/Interstate 71 lane closures scheduled
Hamilton County (Wednesday, June 29, 2016) – Bridge work requires various lane closures on State Route 562 and Interstate 71 this week.
The left lanes of east and westbound SR 562 will be closed between I-71 and east of Montgomery Road from 8 p.m. until 6 a.m. the following day each night Wednesday, June 29, Thursday, June 30 and Friday, July 1. Traffic will be maintained.
In addition, the right two lanes of northbound I-71 will be closed between Pfeiffer and Fields-Ertel roads from 9 p.m. until 6 a.m. the following day each night Thursday, June 30 and Friday, July 1. Traffic will be maintained.
Arrow boards and/or signs will be in place to alert motorists of the upcoming work zone and 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.
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