I-271 Traffic Shift Scheduled
On Friday, October 19, crews will close various lanes on
I-271 south between I-480 and Broadway/Forbes from 8 p.m. to midnight for
traffic shift operations. After 11 p.m., all through traffic should keep left and
motorists wanting to exit at I-480 east, Rockside Rd. and Broadway/Forbes should
At midnight on Saturday, October 20, crews will close the
Broadway/Forbes entrance ramp to I-271 south through 7 p.m. for continued traffic shift operations.
Motorists will be detoured via Oakleaf Road, Alexander Road, Northfield Road
(SR 8) to I-271 south.
At 7 p.m. on Saturday, all lanes should be reopened on I-271
south and traffic will be driving on new pavement, which includes new
entrance/exit ramps at Broadway/Forbes.
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On Thursday, October 25, crews will close various lanes on I-480 westbound and I-271 northbound between approximately Ledge Rd. and Solon Rd. from 7 p.m. through 6 a.m. on Friday for traffic shift operations. On Friday from 2 a.m. to 4 a.m., the I-271 northbound exit to Broadway/Forbes will be closed. Motorists will be detoured via Rockside Road to I-271 south to access Broadway/Forbes.
At 6 a.m. on Friday, all lanes should be reopened on I-271 northbound and I-480 westbound and traffic will be driving on new pavement, including new entrance/exit ramps at Broadway/Forbes.