I-71 Resurfacing Project to Begin Overnight Tuesday, May 29
Brook Park and Middleburg Heights
GARFIELD HEIGHTS (Friday, May 25, 2012) – Overnight Tuesday, May 29, crews on behalf of the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) will begin a project to resurface and improve I-71 between Fowles Road and Brookpark Road in the cities of Brook Park and Middleburg Heights.
Nightly lane closures are expected. Crews will begin in the northbound direction closing multiple lanes between 7 p.m. and 6 a.m. weeknights.
The $2.6 million project is scheduled to be complete on, or around, September 30, 2012.
Ohio’s highways are essential to keeping and creating new jobs. With a mission to provide easy movement of people and goods from place to place, the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) is responsible for maintaining one of the largest transportation networks in the nation. Guided by ethical principles and accountability, ODOT works to improve safety, enhance travel and advance economic development. As a $2.8 billion enterprise, the department wisely invests in its core services of snow and ice removal, annual construction program and highway maintenance operations.