Attention Tremont & Flats Motorists: During the week of April 14, demolition work will take place over both Commercial Road in the Flats and Abbey Avenue in Tremont. Expect closures of both roadways as work takes place.
Tremont Impacts:
·        Abbey Ave under I-90 will be closed beginning at 6 a.m. on Mon, April 14 and will remain closed thru 7 p.m. on Wed, April 16. Detour via West 11th St to Kenilworth Ave to Willey Ave to Columbus Rd.
·        Abbey Ave will be maintained with one lane of two-way traffic using a traffic signal beginning Thurs, April 17. This is expected to remain in place about 4-6 weeks as painting work takes place overhead.
Downtown Impacts:
·       NEW!!  On Wed, April 16 crews will close the right lane of E 9th Street inbound under I-90 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Flats Impacts:
·        UPDATED!! Commercial Road under I-90 will be closed beginning Mon, April 14 and will remain closed thru 7 p.m. on Thurs, April 17. Detours will be posted.
Designer Selected for Central Interchange Project: Last week, ODOT selected the Michael Baker Corporation to design the estimated $391-498 million third phase in the multi-billion dollar modernization of the entire Innerbelt Corridor.  The “Central Interchange” project will improve I-90 between E 9th and E 22nd Streets; replace the E 22nd St and Carnegie Ave bridges over I-90; remove the Cedar Ave bridge over I-90; and improve I-77 north of I-490.  The project is estimated to be under construction from 2017-2021, however is not yet funded.
Please exercise caution in work zones. For statewide construction information visit:  Motorists are encouraged to ride RTA or carpool through OhioRideshare.  For more information, log-on to or dial the Project Hotline at 216.344.0069.